Ball Brothers Foundation is a family philanthropy, regional in approach, with a grant-making emphasis on East Central Indiana.

Broadly, the Foundation provides support in the areas of arts, culture, humanities; education; environment; health; human services; and public society benefit.

Currently, our specific interests include initiatives addressing:

Learn more about the Foundation’s continued legacy of philanthropy


*Please Note: Prospective grantees are encouraged to reach out to Ball Brothers Foundation staff prior to submitting an application. Discussing a potential project with a program officer before submission provides the opportunity for both parties to determine if it is a good fit. To schedule a time to talk to a staff person, call the office at 765-741-5500 or email Michelle Stephenson.

To assist you in preparing your grant application, please review our guides for Rapid Grants and Preliminary Applications (formerly called the “LOI”). Grant deadlines can be viewed here.