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B. F. & Rose H. Perkins Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-01-31

At A Glance

B. F. & Rose H. Perkins Foundation

45 E. Loucks St., Ste. 110

Sheridan, WY United States 82801-6329

Telephone: (307) 674-8871


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2013-12-31)

Assets: $10,020,413

Total giving: $312,174





Additional Contact Information

Mailing address: P.O. Box 1064, Sheridan, WY 82801


Established in 1933 in WY

Purpose and Activities

Medical and educational assistance to individuals under the age of 21; recipients of educational loans must be graduates of a Sheridan County, Wyoming, high school.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Educational loans and grants to graduates of Sheridan County High School, WY. Medical and dental assistance to children who have resided in Sheridan County, WY, for at least one year.

Loan Program

Interest-free loans of up to $5,000 a year will be loaned to needy and worthy young men and women who have resided in Sheridan County for more than one year and graduated from an accredited high school located in Sheridan County. Applicant must not be more than 20 years of age when making the initial application.

Medical Program

The foundation funds medical, dental care, eye glasses, and hearing aids for children and young adults from ages one to 20. Applicant must have resided in Sheridan County for at least one year and must show financial need .

Fields of Interest

  • Basic and emergency aid
  • Community college education
  • Education
  • Food aid
  • Food banks
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Personal services
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people

Financial Data

Year ended 2013-12-31

Assets: $10,020,413 (market value)

Expenditures: $490,866

Total giving: $312,174

Qualifying distributions: $554,119

Giving activities include:

$177,250 for 15 grants (high: $57,600; low: $1,750)

$134,924 for 71 grants to individuals

$30,825 for 1 foundation-administered program

$124,400 for 38 loans to individuals