Rust Family Foundation

Recent Grants (2011-2015)


1)  Health and hunger relief:


a) worldwide:

  • Doctors without Borders
  • Samaritan's Purse
  • International Red Cross
  • Catholic Charities
  • Salvation Army
  • Save the Children
  • Nothing but Nets (UNESCO)
  • US Fund for UNICEF
  • CARE
  • Americares
  • Heifer International
  • International Rescue Committee
  • Water.org
  • World Vision

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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:

  • CancerCare
  • 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:

  • ASPCA
  • The Humane Society
  • Animal Welfare Institute

 

5) Nature centers and wildlike preservation:

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

6) Schools and literacy programs:

  • Valentine Achak Deng Foundation (Sudanese girls' schools)
  • Reading is Fundamental
  • Reach Out and Read
  • Books for Africa

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, New York: Late Roman, Celtic, and Medieval Collections
  • University of Iowa: Art Library
  • Lehigh University: Linderman Library’s Special Collection
  • George Washington University: Anthropology Department
  • The Archaeological Conservancy
  • The Civil War Trust

 


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mailing address: 3244 Bronson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824      phone: 203-259-4576     

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