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Questions about the Foundation

What is the Hosteler/Wrigley Foundation?
We are a contemporary philanthropic organization. Our goal is to expand access and drive parity in American society so everyone has a fair chance at a better future. We believe in generating momentum through equality of opportunity.

Who founded the Hosteler/Wrigley Foundation?

Sue Hostetler and Beau Wrigley. Sue is an award-winning journalist, magazine editor, author, and philanthropist. Beau is a visionary business leader with decades of world-class experience in global brand building. You can read more about us here.

How does the Hosteler/Wrigley Foundation decide which organizations to support?

We look for forward-thinking leaders and organizations
who have fresh ideas for addressing age-old inequities while elevating underrepresented or overlooked groups.

In what areas does the Hosteler Wrigley Foundation focus its funding efforts? What does the Hosteler Wrigley/Foundation not fund?

We work strategically across seven core areas:

–Parity for women in the arts

–Human trafficking

–Reproductive health


–Disaster relief

–Ocean health

–Mental health

Currently, we do not fund organizations outside these core areas.

In what geographic areas does the Hosteler/Wrigley Foundation make grants?

For now, we are focused exclusively on the United States. While we greatly admire the work that many outstanding foundations are engaged with globally, we feel a duty to our country and our citizens.

Can my organization apply for a grant?

At this time, we do not accept unsolicited proposals. Our team is always searching for funding opportunities and will proactively reach out to an organization if we are interested in making a grant.

Does the foundation accept donations?

Since we are a family foundation, we do not accept outside donations.

How can I contact the Hosteler/Wrigley Foundation?

Please fill out the form on our contact page and our team will get back to you.