The Bolton Foundation makes grants to nonprofit organizations that serve the following priority areas:
Community Development: Revitalize and stabilize communities, empower workforce development, promote economic development and create and sustain affordable living.
Education: Promote academic achievement and enhance programs and initiatives of local school districts.
Youth Services: Support programs that provide healthcare, and opportunities for academic, social and emotional growth.
Multiculturalism: Help multicultural and ethnic organizations gain equality and acceptance in our society, while increasing community awareness, engagement, and participation in diverse cultures and customs.