"The greatest success you'll know is believing in our youth and helping them succeed and grow."
President Diana Fanning
What impact can my donation have?
Over $1,000,000 for capital projects benefiting disadvantaged children
$525,000 in college scholarships since 1997
Donating to Meninak means "Bringing help where none is available."
The Meninak Foundation, through active support of members of Meninak, has contributed to the area's youth since 1919. From building cottages at The Baptist Home for Children to providing college scholarships to area students, The Meninak Foundation has left an enduring mark on the lives of youth.
The Meninak Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization EIN: 59-6120994
100% of your donation goes directly to fund service projects Foundation Purpose.
for additional ways to donate:
• Memorial Tribute – donate to honor or memorialize a love one
• Planned Giving – gifts of equities, real property, life insurance assignments and trusts
• Endowment – Major gifts of $125,000 or more ensure an annual scholarship in your name
How does the Meninak Foundation use donations?
Annual Capital Project to an organization that serves youth - A capital grant program for local charitable organizations that serve disadvantaged youth. The size of the gift is dependent on the funds raised by the Foundation and the income produced by its corpus. The recipient is determined by the Club's Charity Project Committee. Click herefor past recipients.
"Words cannot express how thankful and excited we are to receive the funding for this critical need here on our campus – so thank you to the group for being so warm and welcoming!" Adrienne Boyette, North Florida Baptist Children's Homes
Youth Leadership College Scholarships - College scholarships in the form of one-time grants are provided to area high school seniors. Winners are chosen from participants in Youth Leadership Jacksonville, a non-profit organization dedicated to developing leadership potential in high school students. Click herefor past winners.
"The scholarship I received has more than paid for my summer classes and will last well into my second year. Your generosity has made it possible for me to get a head start on college this summer. I can't thank you enough." Adriana DiMare - Univeristy of Florida