Seven Trustees oversee the Foundation’s work and serve without compensation even though their appointment exacts a generous amount of time.
DuPuy Oxygen & Supply
Roland A. Goertz, MD
Waco Family Health Center, Retired
William A. Nesbitt
Central National Bank
City of Waco, Retired
Sharon Shields, PhD
La Vega ISD
Community Bank & Trust
R.D. Pattillo, Trustee Emeritus
Within the framework of their own policies, Cooper Foundation trustees may fund any complete project within the foundation’s means that they consider beneficial to Waco.
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Due to the evolving situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19), we have decided to cancel the March 19th Nonprofit Network. Stay tuned for updates about future sessions.read more
2020 Training Dates
May 29, 2020; 8:30 – 10:30 am
September 18, 2020; 8:30 – 10:30 am
Applications are due on the first Friday of every month and will be reviewed approximately three months later (e.g. if you submit your application in October, it will be considered at the January board meeting). Visit our grants page to learn more about the process of applying.