Grant Application

The mission of the BRR Foundation is to improve the quality of life in the Boise region through housing-related projects and grants.

The BRR Foundation annual grant cycle is open. Grant applications will be accepted: August 15, 2017  – September 15, 2017. 

Download the 2017 BRR Foundation Grant Application. Grants will be awarded on Wednesday, November 15th.

Criteria for Grant Consideration

The following are general guidelines by which grant applications are reviewed and prioritized:

  • Organization must be a 501(c)(3) charitable organization as classified by the IRS.
  • Organization and projects/programs must be located in Ada County.
  • Projects/programs address a specific, housing-related, community need.
  • Tangible projects/programs with long-term benefits impacting a significant number of people.
  • The BRR Foundation does not fund organizations located outside Ada County, general operating expenses, denominational education, travel or lodging expenses, or individual/team sponsorships.

2016 Grant Recipients Included:

Boise Firefighters Local 149 Burnout Fund $1,500
Boise Rescue Mission/City Light Home for Women & Children $2,500
Boise Valley Habitat for Humanity $2,000
Charitable Assistance to Community’s Homeless – CATCH $2,000
Giraffe Laugh Early Learning Centers $3,000
Good Samaritan League $3,530
Life’s Kitchen $5,000
Meridian Food Bank $2,500
NeighborWorks $2,500
Women’s and Children’s Alliance $3,000