The DeBartolo Family Foundation appreciates your interest in submitting a funding request. Before submitting your request, please determine whether it fits our Foundation’s mission.


The DeBartolo Family Foundation is a nonprofit organization committed to improving the lives of the Tampa Bay area’s most underserved populations. By providing educational scholarships, supporting grassroots organizations, and creating financial assistance programs like the Spirit of Humanity Award, we offer hope and a helping hand to the members of our community who need it most.

Please e-mail the following information to our Foundation Manager, Judy Bragdon, at

1. Your mission statement
2. The donation amount that you are requesting
3. A short description about what the funding will be used for
4. Only program-related requests will be accepted. If we are interested in a full proposal, we will contact you with an application.


Proof of 501 99(c)(3) status, audited financials and the most recent year’s 990 will be required.