Welcome to the Ray & Kay Eckstein Charitable Trust.

We are a family foundation committed to honoring the legacy of our founders, Ray and Kay Eckstein.  The delight they took in sharing their good fortune with others continues to inspire us as we work together, guided by shared beliefs and values, endeavoring to make a difference in people’s lives.

For a grant to be considered for review, it must be received by the last day of the previous month in which a meeting is scheduled to occur.  We STRONGLY encourage the use of our online grant application for submissions.

Scheduled grant meetings for 2016 are as follows:

January 2016 – Applications will be received until December 31st for January meeting.

April 2016 – Applications will be received until March 31st for April meeting.

July 2016 – Applications will be received until June 30th for July meeting.

October 2016 – Applications will be received until September 30th for October meeting.

Trustee meetings occur in the months the follow scheduled grant committee meetings.  All grant decisions require the approval of the full board of Trustees.  Applicants will be notified of grant decisions at the beginning of March, June, September, and December.