Partnerships

Our nonprofit partners help people in need, save lives, and make magic happen every day. We are proud to support their hard work!

Roots & Wings supports the remarkable work of hundreds of nonprofit organizations seeking to build healthier, stronger, and safer futures for children and families. Our approach to grantmaking is rooted in trust that our grantee partners’ connection to the communities they support gives them perspective and expertise that funders rarely achieve. We know the services our partners provide are integral to overcoming inequity and building a world where all families and children can reach their full potential. We also know those same organizations are consistently over-worked and under-resourced.

We think funders can, and must, work harder to reduce the burdens foundations have historically imposed on nonprofits. To help our partners stay focused on their mission, we strive to minimize distractions like complicated grant processes, lengthy applications, evaluation requirements, detailed grant reporting, and more. You can learn more about our trust-based principles on our approach page.

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We invite you to explore the diverse mix of nonprofit organizations Roots & Wings is supporting by searching below. Our grants database is searchable by program or location. You can also download an Excel spreadsheet with a complete listing of all our partners. For more details about our grantmaking visit our Candid page.

If you are inspired by the remarkable work our grantee partners are doing, consider supporting them directly.

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Employment and Training Association of Dane County | Reentry Services  |  Madison, WI

Helping individuals and families address barriers to employment and obtain the skills, training, and experience they need to support their families through employment.

End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin  |  Madison, WI

Promoting social change that transforms societal attitudes, practices and policies to prevent and eliminate domestic violence, abuse and oppression, which destroy human dignity and liberty.

Eskenazi Health Foundation, Inc.  |  Indianapolis, IN

inspiring, energizing and promoting a vital, healthy Indianapolis community by providing strategic guidance and philanthropic resources to Eskenazi Health.

EXPO of Wisconsin, Inc.  |  Madison, WI

Correcting the narrative within all systems that support mass incarceration and excessive supervision.

Family Health Center of Marshfield, Inc.  |  Marshfield, WI

Providing access to high quality health care services for the underserved and to enhance the health of our communities.

Family Health La Clinica  |  Wautoma, WI

Improving the health and well-being of all people in the communities we serve.

Family Service Madison, Inc.  |  Madison, WI

Providing human services to instill hope and promote wellness in our community.

Fines & Fees Justice Center  |  Washington, DC

Catalyzing a movement to eliminate the fines and fees that distort justice.

Focused Interruption  |  Madison, WI

Using a holistic approach to reduce generational trauma by providing evidence-based intervention and prevention services to the people, neighborhoods, and families most impacted by gun violence.

Forks Community Hospital Foundation  |  Forks, WA

Delivering excellence in health care with the highest levels of skill, professionalism, and compassion while always maintaining a focus on patient safety.

If you’re inspired by our grantee partner stories, consider supporting them by donating directly.

The nonprofit organizations you see throughout our site are almost always over-worked and under-resourced. Their work is essential, but budget constraints are a constant source of stress for most groups. Roots & Wings does all we can to fund and sustain our partners, but we are just one foundation, and their needs are far greater than we alone can cover. We encourage you to reach out and make direct donations if you are in a position to do so.

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