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    Application deadline is October 20, 2017
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    We identify long-term needs and opportunities and invest in solutions that let our region guide it’s own future.
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    We are a local organization with deep roots in the region, and part of a nationwide movement whose support we build and share.
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    We bring donors to the table as community builders, working closely with them to align their philanthropic vision with the regions’s needs.
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    The Morris Area Foundation Inc. partners with donors to build permanent endowment funding from which projects of the entire Rural Municipality of Morris and the Town of Morris are supported
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Transparent and Reputable Stewards

We are transparent and reputable stewards of region resources, committed to being accountable, accessible and responsive.

Bring The Region Together

We believe that diversity is strength, so we bring the entire region together to stimulate new ideas, build participation and strengthen community philanthropy.

Personal & Flexible Service

We provide highly personal and flexible service, accepting a wide variety of assets and offering donors maximum tax advantage.

Provide Grants

We take a broad and inclusive view of what a region is, and provide grants to the widest possible range of organizations and initiatives.

Latest News

Grant Activity – Morris General Hospital

Report from Morris General Hospital – Palliative Care The granted funds from the Morris Area Foundation were used to help cover expenses related to a renovation this past summer, of the Palliative Care Suite at the Morris General Hospital. The project included new furniture, a new air conditioning unit and

Grant Activity – Morris & District Centennial Museum

With funds from the grant from the Morris Area Foundation and money from other sources, The Morris & District Centennial Museum Inc. chose to educate the public as to the roles Alexander Morris and his son, Edmund Morris played in the development of our town and our country. The Town

Annual General Meeting – 2017

A year has gone by quickly and we are again getting ready for our Annual General Meeting.  On behalf of The Morris Area Foundation, we invite you to attend our 3rd Annual General Meeting on June 8th at 7:00 pm at the Riverview Golf and Country Club in Morris. With your generous

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