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Cora Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-12-12

At A Glance

Cora Foundation, Inc.

354 Brass Lantern Ct.

Bozeman, MT United States 59715-8619


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-12-31)

Assets: $1,255,973

Total giving: $200,000




Established in 1997 in TX

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for Christian charities in the areas of education, spiritual development and human services.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Discipleship Program

The Discipleship Program seeks to strengthen the making and maturing of Christian disciples. The goals of this program area are to encourage non-Christians to become followers of Christ and to help Christians mature and deepen their commitment to live as disciples of Christ. The foundation is interested in funding missionary, Church expansion, and discipleship building models and methods that help achieve the program's goals.

Education Program

The Education Program seeks to strengthen education at the K-12 level. The goals of this program area are to help reduce private Christian education costs, increase the quality of Christian education, and make a Christian education opportunity more affordable and accessible for a larger segment of the population. The foundation is interested in funding educational models and curriculum delivery methods that help achieve the program's goals.

Human Services Program

The Human Services Program seeks to strengthen the ability of Christian churches and ministries to provide human/social services to individuals and families in need. Programs that enable people to increase their self-sufficiency and improve their capability to lead a Christian life are a priority for this program area. The goals of this program area are to help reduce the costs of providing human services, improve efficiency of delivery of human services, and make these services more available and accessible to people in need. The foundation is interested in funding human services delivery models, methods, and programs that are innovative, repeatable, and reproducible by church and para-church ministries, and programs that have an effective Christian discipleship component.

Fields of Interest

  • Christianity
  • Community and economic development
  • Family services
  • Homeless services
  • Human services
  • Public safety
  • Religion
  • Single parent support
  • Special population support
Population Groups
  • Children and youth
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Females
  • Homeless people
  • Immigrants and migrants
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Parents
  • Refugees and displaced people
  • Single parents

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-12-31

Assets: $1,255,973 (market value)

Gifts received: $271,624

Expenditures: $203,643

Total giving: $200,000

Qualifying distributions: $201,208

Estimated financial data for year ending 2014-12-31:

Assets: $1,150,000

Grants: $170,000