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
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.