Hexberg Family Foundation: Grants for Global Health

OVERVIEW: The Hexberg Foundation does not maintain a specific global health grantmaking program; however, it supports modest grants to U.S.-based global health organizations that operate in developing countries.  

IP TAKE: Without a website or formal staff, this funder seeks a low public profile. While it does not accept unsolicited requests for funding, grantseekers should not be deterred from introducing themselves to the foundation.  

PROFILE: Located in Laguna Beach, California, the Hexberg Family Foundation awards modest grants to global health causes. Though the foundation does not operate a website, its recent tax filings indicate a tendency to support HIV/AIDS research and the provision of healthcare supplies and services. On a smaller scale, Hexberg supports projects that address women’s and girls’ rights.

The foundation annually awards several grants, which range from $5,000 to $15,000. These grants often support larger international organizations rather than local and grassroots NGOs; however, Hexberg supports both small and large organizations, so smaller groups should not be deterred.  

Hexberg does not have a specific global health grant making program and does not appear to have geographic restrictions regarding its global giving. The foundation also does not maintain a formal, paid staff. It also does not accept unsolicited grant applications or requests for funding.

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CONTACT:

Hexberg Family Foundation

921 Emerald Bay

Laguna Beach, California 92651

(714) 236-4800