Creating long-term impact by supporting new and innovative programs
Community impact grants
Supporting local nonprofits in strategic areas
How to apply
Important information for organizations seeking foundation grants
AES Ohio people are involved in our communities where we live, work and volunteer
Economic development & the arts
Our foundation invests in partners and programs that create a vibrant and diverse culture in the Miami Valley. The Dayton region's nonprofit arts and culture industry generates $213.7 million in local economic activity.
Fueling poverty reduction
Our foundation invests in projects and programs aimed at building communities and offering a "hand up" to break the cycle of generational poverty.
Accelerating workforce development
To continue recent economic growth and momentum, we must prepare our population to meet the needs of companies looking to invest in the region. Our foundation partners with local universities and education programs to fund innovative partnerships to fill the jobs of the future.
Investing in diversity & inclusion
Our foundation funding is evaluated based on the inclusivity of the organization and the people served.