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 local communities.

Their interests are often reflected in the criteria used when awarding grants.

Click here to learn more about our Funding Priorities

Mission Statement

The Richard K. and Shirley S. Hemingway Foundation provides resources to charitable organizations and programs that serve communities in Utah and Idaho.

Board of Trustees and Grants Committee Members

Helen H. Cardon, President

Henry (Hank) S. Hemingway, Trustee

Jane H. Mason, Trustee

Grants Committee Members

George Cardon, Grants Committee

Kate Hemingway, Grants Committee

Rich Hemingway, Grants Committee

Olivia Mason, Grants Committee

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