Grant Recipients

J. J. Keller Foundation Grants Impacting Our Community

The J. J. Keller Foundation is proud to have supported numerous local organizations in 2016. As one of the largest private funders in the area, the impact of Keller funding is tremendous.  (Note that discretionary gifts are not included in this listing, nor are grants made through Keller funds at the local Community Foundations.)


Recipients of J. J. Keller Foundation funding in 2016 include:

1776 American Dream*

Agape of Appleton

Alternative Center for Education

Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Association*

American Association of University Women

American Birkebeiner Ski Foundation*

American Cancer Society*

American Diabetes Association*

American Heart Association*

Attic Theatre*

Autism Society of America*

Best Friends of Neenah Menasha

Big Brothers & Sisters of the Fox Valley Region

Boy Scouts of America Bay Lakes Council

Boys & Girls Brigade Association

Boys & Girls Clubs Fox Valley

Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh

CAP Services


CASA of the Fox Cities

Catalpa Health

CHAPS Academy*

Cheerful Givers*

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin Foundation*

Children’s Miracle Network*

Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services

Community Benefit Tree

Community Blood Center

Community Clothes Closet

Community for Hope of Greater Oshkosh

Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region


Crohns & Colitis Foundation of America*

Day By Day Warming Shelter

Doberman Pinscher Club of America*

Don Shire Ministries*

Down Syndrome Association of Wisconsin*

Dravet Syndrome Foundation

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America*

Families of Children With Cancer*

Family Services of Northeast Wisconsin

Feed My Starving Children*

Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin


Food for the Poor*

Fox Cities Greenways*

Fox Valley Literacy Council

Fox Valley Symphony Orchestra Association*

Fox Valley Technical College Foundation

Fox Valley Warming Shelter

Friends of High Cliff State Park*

Friends of the Neenah Public Library*

Friends of Wisconsin Public Television*

Friendship Place

Future Neenah*

FVHO Fight Back Foundation

Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes

Goodwill Industries of North Central Wisconsin*

Greater Green Bay Community Foundation

Growing Oshkosh

Habitat for Humanity International

Habitat for Humanity of Oshkosh

Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs

Heifer Project International*

Homeless Connections

Housing Partnership of the Fox Cities

Journey Together Service Dog

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International*

Labor of Love*


Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – Wisconsin*

Loaves & Fishes of the Fox Valley

Lupus Foundation of America – Wisconsin Chapter*

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Wisconsin*

Mercy Health Foundation

Midwest Horse Welfare Foundation*

Mooring Programs

Muscular Dystrophy Association*

MyTEAM Triumph*

NAMI Fox Valley

National Multiple Sclerosis Society*

National Psoriasis Foundation*

Nature Conservancy*

Neenah Animal Shelter*

Neenah Historical Society*

Neenah Wrestling Booster Club*


New North

Northeast Wisconsin Land Trust*

Oshkosh Area Community Foundation

Oshkosh Area Community Pantry

Oshkosh Area Humane Society*

Pan Massachusetts Challenge Trust*

Partnership Community Health Center


Peace is the Goal*

Prevent Suicide Fox Cities


Reach Counseling Services

Rebuilding Together – Fox Valley

Riverview Gardens

Ryan Community

Samaritan Counseling Center of the Fox Valley

Sexual Assault Center – Fox Cities

Silver Lake Preservation Association*

SOAR Fox Cities

Solutions Recovery

St. Joseph Food Program

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

St. Thomas Episcopal Church

St. Vincent de Paul Council of Neenah-Menasha

STEP Industries

Sydney Angle Memorial Foundation*

The Salvation Army – Fox Cities*

ThedaCare Family of Foundations*

TMTA Foundation

Tri-County Community Dental Clinic

United Way Fox Cities

Unity Limited Partnership

University of Wisconsin – Fox Valley Foundation

University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh

Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity International*

Winnebago County Literacy Council

Wisconsin Association for Home and Community Education

Wisconsin Public Radio Association*

Women’s Fund for the Fox Valley Region

Wounded Warrior Project

Young Men’s Christian Association*

Youth Go

* J. J. Keller Foundation Matching Gift Program