Dr. John C. Graves touched many lives in the South Florida community. He supported organizations not only financially, but also with his time, his energy, his advice, his enthusiasm, and his leadership. He believed that he was only a steward of the wealth that had been given to him and he chose to leave a legacy that uses that wealth to improve the quality of life for all people.
The Fund supports organizations active in, or providing services to, the LGBTQ community. Interest areas include multi-year grants for new and innovative programs, challenge grants, one-time emergency grants, capital campaigns with naming opportunities, and grants to help finalize needed funding for projects (“last dollars” grants).