• Making an Impact

    After his $9.6 million donation to the American Cancer Society's Florida Hope Lodge, Dick Schulze commented, "Battling [cancer] is challenging enough without the financial and emotional stress of traveling for treatments. The Hope Lodge is a vital addition to medical communities, as it helps patients and caregivers remain focused on getting well, rather than worrying about where to stay and how much it will cost."

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    RMSFF Founder, Richard M. Schulze
  • Making an Impact

    RMSFF funding helped The Jeremiah Program fight the war on poverty two generations at a time in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. 

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    Two Generations at The Jeremiah Program
  • Making an Impact

    RMSFF awarded a challenge grant to the Greater Naples YMCA to help rebuild its campus, destroyed by fire in 2013.

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    Greater Naples YMCA Rendering
  • Making an Impact

    RMSFF supported Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities and their site-based mentoring program in 2014, helping local children become successful community members.

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    Big Brothers Big Sisters

Applications

Grant Applications Now Open for Winter Cycle 2015

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The grants application window for winter cycle 2015 is now open through Friday, November 7th.  
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Scholarship Applications Closed

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Awards to the first cohort of Schulze Family Foundation Scholarship recipients were made in May 2014.
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Who We Are

The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation began its work in 2004 with the charge from its founder to support transformational change for the benefit of mankind. The foundation has consistently directed its primary efforts and resources toward matters of importance in health, education and basic human services. It continues to do so today with a focus on investments that produce specific and measurable outcomes.  In all of its activities, the foundation embraces its founder’s beliefs in the value of entrepreneurship and innovation and in improving the lives of middle and working class families.

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