Imagine, Innovate & Leverage Grant

Amedeo Obici, the founder of Planters Peanut Company and the impetus behind Louise Obici Memorial Hospital was an innovator. His legacy lives on in the Imagine, Innovate & Leverage grant opportunity. Imagine, Innovate & Leverage was formed to encourage the community to think creatively, like Mr. Obici did many times in his life. Funding will support creative and fresh solutions focused on improving the overall health and well-being of residents within the Foundation’s service area.

The deadline for Cycle 1 Imagine, Innovate & Leverage Grants has passed.

For additional questions, please contact the Foundation at (757) 539-8810.

Online Application

For September 2021 Applicants Only

Priority Grants

Priority Grants are awarded to grantees that are pursuing projects that align with specific funding opportunities available. They are awarded based on their alignment with the Foundation’s strategic funding areas of Access to Healthcare and Prevention (see below). This funding will focus on programs and outcomes that make significant long-term impact on our community.

Access to Healthcare


Key Proposal Materials

Priority Grants Only

Online Application

Priority Grants Only