The Margaret McCartney & R. Parks Williams Foundation was established in 2001. It was the desire of Mr. & Mrs. Williams that the foundation be used exclusively for contributions to organizations, including governmental bodies, operated for religious, charitable, educational, veteran rehabilitative service, literary or scientific purposes or for the prevention of cruelty to children.
The Williams Foundation generally restricts its funding policy to Florida organizations.
No grants are made for capital improvements.
The Trustees shall consider all qualified applications received from organizations that are exempt from taxation under the Internal revenue Code Sections 501 (c) (3) and 509.
The Foundation’s Trustees meet annually in August. July 1st is the deadline for submitting grant proposals to be considered at the annual meeting.
The average grant size is between $5,000 and $25,000.