• How We Make Grants
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  • Education: The C. E. and S. Foundation will catalyze measurable improvements in education outcomes within the cradle to career ecosystem through strategic, effective application of all of the Foundation’s assets.
  • Global Competency: The Foundation supports programs that enable citizens of other countries to gain the education or specialized training needed to help their countries develop, or that meaningfully expose Americans to other societies and cultures.
  • Urban Environment: The Foundation supports projects that improve living conditions and/or enhance the lives of people in their communities. The majority of grants made in this area focus on Louisville, Kentucky, the Foundation's home.

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The C. E. and S. Foundation identifies, funds, and nurtures projects and organizations in the fields of education, global competency, and improvements to the urban environment that meaningfully enhance the living conditions or prospects of identifiable people. The Foundation is also dedicated to fostering philanthropic spirit and organization effectiveness through service to the field.