About Us

Mission and Values

The Richard K. and Shirley S. Hemingway Foundation was founded in 1987 by Richard Keith and Shirley Stranquist Hemingway to fund charitable projects in their areas of interest in Utah and Idaho.  During Richard and Shirley’s lives, their major interests were the arts, education, cultural activities and the betterment of our communities.

These interests are reflected in the mission and criteria used by the Foundation when awarding grants.

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Mission Statement

The Richard K. and Shirley S. Hemingway Foundation provides resources to charitable organizations and programs that serve the communities in Utah and Idaho in the following areas:  Arts and Culture, Environmental Stewardship and Self-Sufficiency.

Board of Trustees and Staff

Jane Hemingway Mason, President

Helen Hemingway Cardon, Investment Chair

Hallie Hemingway, Secretary

Henry (Hank) S. Hemingway, Trustee

Rich Hemingway, Grants Committee

Kate Hemingway, Grants Committee

All inquiries should be directed to:
Amy L. Hansen, Executive Director at [email protected]