It is the general policy of the Cushman Foundation to support charities that do not receive national funding. Smaller grants are awarded to reach more people in the community.
The Cushman Foundation only funds nonprofit institutions and organizations recognized as having tax-exempt status under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3)
The Cushman Foundation will not fund organizations that discriminate in regards to disabilities, age, gender, race, ethnic origin, religion or sexual orientation
All grants to benefit qualifying charitable organizations in the greater San Diego area
The Foundation does not generally fund athletic events or programs, galas, capital campaigns, or fundraising events