Grant Application

The Vadnais Heights Area Community Foundation (VHACF) awards grants twice a year to 501(c)(3) charitable organizations; deadlines are February 28 and August 31. These grants support programs that will further the Foundation’s mission of Strengthening our Community.

Past grants have included funds to: local libraries, local area food shelves, organizations that support families in crisis and those in need of transitional housing, local public safety providers for defibrillators, various community service projects, local community theaters, local arts and cultural events.

The area of grant eligibility encompasses both Mounds View #621 and White Bear Lake #624 School Districts, which serve Vadnais Heights and surrounding communities.

If you are interested in applying for a grant, you may access the VHACF Grant Making Guidelines and the VHACF Grant Application below. If you have any questions, please email us at

Thank you for your interest in strengthening our community!

VHACF Grant Making Guidelines

VHACF Grant Application