Rust Family Foundation

Recent Grants (2011-2017)

1)  Health and Hunger Relief:  a) worldwide:

Doctors without Borders
Samaritan's Purse
St. Bernard Project
International Red Cross
Catholic Charities
Salvation Army
Save the Children
Nothing but Nets (UNESCO)
US Fund for UNICEF
Heifer International
International Rescue Committee
World Vision
Water Mission
b) Local programs:

Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport (CT)
Project Hope of Fairfield
Connecticut Food Bank
Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut
Ronald McDonald House of New York

2) Cancer Research:
Cancer Research Institute
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

3) Veterans Assistance:

Fisher House Foundation
Homes for Our Troops

4) Animal Welfare:

The Humane Society
Animal Welfare Institute
American Veterinary Medical Foundation
13 Hands Equine Rescue
Habitat for Horses

5) Nature Centers and Wildlife Preservation:

The Audubon Naturalist Center (Maryland and Virginia)
The Connecticut Audubon Society
The Jane Goodall Institute
Amazon Conservation Association
American Bird Conservancy
Amphibian and Reptile Conservancy
Lyman Botanical Center at Smith College

6) Schools and Literacy Programs:

VAD [Valentine Achak Deng] Foundation (Sudanese girls' schools)
Reading is Fundamental
Reach Out and Read
Books for Africa
York Country Day School

7) Art and Archaeology Museums, Libraries, and Historic Preservation:

Penn Museum at the University of Pennsylvania: Robert J. Sharer Memorial Fund
Metropolitan Museum of Art: Late Roman, Celtic, & Medieval Coll.
University of Iowa Foundation: Art Library
Lehigh University: Linderman Library’s Special Collection
George Washington University: Anthropology Department
The Archaeological Conservancy
The Civil War Trust

Archaeology Grants Program  

Proposal guidelines (RFP) for archaeology grants

          Recent Foundation Grants: archaeology


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