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Funds of the Gilroy Foundation

When making a gift to the Gilroy Foundation, you can choose from the list of funds below.

All Unrestricted and Field of Interest funds benefit our Competitive Grants program.

UNRESTRICTED FUNDS

Gilroy Foundation General Fund
Fenton O'Connell Family Trust Fund
Goldsmith Family Trust Fund
Jim Trelut Memorial Fund
Neilson Family Fund
Sam & Judy Bozzo Family Fund
Shirley M. Silva Memorial Fund

FIELD OF INTEREST FUNDS

Community Needs Fund: Agriculture
Community Needs Fund: Art
Community Needs Fund: Education
Community Needs Fund: Health
Community Needs Fund: Technology
Ayer Family Fund: Recreation
Children's Artistic Enrichment Fund: Children’s Arts
GUSD Educational Fund: GUSD school programs
Habing Family Fund: Youth Recreation
Julie Hayes "Rising Star" Performing Arts Fund
Richard Hayes "Like a Rock" Industrial Arts Fund
Sacco Family Fund: Disadvantaged residents
Sacco Family Music Fund: Youth Music Programs
South Valley Hospital Foundation Fund: Health
Theater Angels Art League Fund: Art

DESIGNATED FUNDS OF THE GILROY FOUNDATION

Al and Bunny Filice Fund: Gilroy Historic Museum 
Archer Klein Family Fund: GUSD - Jan Kelley Memorial Scholarship
Chuck & Rosemary Anderson Family Fund: Operation Freedom Paws
Connell Family GUSD Music Fund: Elementary Music Instructor
Don & Karen Christopher Fund: Gilroy Compassion Center
Don Christopher Fund for Christopher High School Fund: CHS
Elan Family Investment Youth Fund - City of Gilroy Parks and Rec Youth Programs 
Ernie & Del Filice Family Fund: St. Mary School Library
Gary Filice Memorial Scholarship Fund: City Youth Rec Scholarships
Gilroy Chamber of Commerce Sorenson-Lake Scholarship Fund: Gavilan College graduate
Gilroy Dog Park Fund: Dog Park Supplies
Gilroy Center for the Arts Fund: Center Programs
Gilroy Senior Advisory Board Fund: Senior Programs
Jay Minzer and Peter Ciccarelli Memorial Fund: Rebekah's Culinary Academy
Kai & Libby Lai Family Fund: Gavilan College Scholarship Program
Lai Family Cañada de los Osos Fund
Peter & Genevieve Blaettler Family Fund: St. Mary School Tuition Assistance
R.J. Dyer Family Fund: Informed Choices
Ray & Frances Linderleaf Family Fund: Gilroy Museum Programs
Rudy Melone Fund For Music & the Arts: Gavilan College
Sean Michael Merriman St. Joseph's Family Center Fund: St. Joseph's Programs
Sean Michael Merriman Youth Recreation Scholarship Fund: City Youth Rec Scholarships
Senior Advisory Board Fund: Senior Programs in the City of Gilroy
St. Mary School Development Foundation Fund

DONOR-ADVISED FUNDS OF THE GILROY FOUNDATION

Bill Anderson Memorial Fund
Becker Family Fund
John and Lee Blaettler Family Fund
Bress Family Fund
David and Patty Chantler Family Fund
Richard R. Corona Memorial Fund
Steve and Teresa Costa Family Fund
Daly Wallace Family Fund
Frank Della Maggiora Fund
Drewitz Family Fund
Filice Family Trust Fund
Patty Filice Family Fund
Margarita Ibarra Memorial Fund
John and Dolores Kent Family Fund
Kraemer Family Fund
Lai Family Fund
Jeff and Pam Martin Family Fund
Katie McKinley Memorial Fund 
Morsilli Family Fund
Jack & Atsuko Obata Family Memorial Fund
Steve and Jan Peat Family Fund
Ron and Donna Pray Family Fund
Natalia Salcido Legacy Foundation Fund
Santos Family Fund
Sisters’ Family Trust Fund
Jeff and Jennifer Speno Family Fund

GROUP FUNDS 

Latino Family Fund de Gilroy - Donor Advised
Growing Up Gilroy - Field of Interest, Youth Programs

NON-PROFIT PARTNERSHIP FUNDS

Gavilan College Education Foundation Fund
Gilroy Garlic Festival Rudy Melone Scholarship Fund
Gilroy Historical Society Museum Fund
Gilroy Rotary Club Endowment General Fund
Gilroy Rotary Club Endowment Goldsmith Scholarship Fund
Gilroy Rotary Club Endowment Susan A. Seledon Scholarship Fund
Gilroy Rotary Club Endowment Baksa Family Fund
Gilroy Unified School District Scholarship Fund
Go Kids Fund
Jimmy Hirasaki Memorial Fund
Leadership Gilroy Fund
Operation Freedom Paws Fund
Richard Nicholls Memorial Scholarship Fund
St. Joseph's Family Center Fund
South Valley Symphony Fund
South Valley Symphony Permanent Fund

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS

David and Valerie Vanni Agriculture Education Scholarship Fund
Dr. Joseph Kraut Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
Erin Kinkel Scholarship Fund
Ester Costales Forman Scholarship
Gelman Family Educational Scholarship Fund
Julio Mata Scholarship Fund
Kai and Libby Lai Scholarship Fund
Kevin A. "Mike" Gilroy Memorial Scholarship Fund
Kimberly Ordaz Memorial Scholarship Fund
Linda Burnett Scholarship Fund
Medley Family Memorial Scholarship
Obata Family Scholarship Fund
Robert J. Galaviz Memorial Scholarship Fund
SakaBozzo Scholarship Fund
Sean Michael Merriman Scholarship Fund
Sontag Family Scholarship Fund
Steven Michael Stramback Scholarship Fund
St. Louise Auxiliary Fund
Valerie Roberts Memorial Scholarship Fund