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 ongoing situation with COVID-19, we cancelled the May Nonprofit Network session. As a reminder, there are no sessions in June or July, and the next scheduled session is in August. Please stay tuned for updates about future sessions.read more
2020 Training Dates
September 18, 2020; 8:30 – 10:30 amread more
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.