• If you meet the eligibility requirements below and are ready to apply, please submit your application via our Online Grants Manager here.

    If you or someone you know needs an application but lacks regular access to a computer, call 518.523.9904 or email Andrea Grout for a paper application, or download one here. Paper applications can be mailed to Adirondack Foundation, PO Box 288, Lake Placid, NY 12946 or sent via email. 

  • There is no deadline to apply to the CEH Fund. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis at any time.

  • For more background information and eligibility requirements for the fund, click here.

  • The fund supports families caring for severely ill children and young adults in Clinton, Essex, and Franklin Counties in the Adirondack region of New York.

  • Grants typically range between $2,000-$3,500.

  • In addition to required reporting, Adirondack Foundation and the CEH Fund’s advisors of the Christopher Emmet Hallowell Fund are always interested in hearing about how the fund is helping families. Recipients can share photos and stories anytime. Check out this recent feature on the fund for more information and a few examples of heartwarming stories from recipients.

1. Read the above to determine your eligibility.
    
2. Apply online or download and print the fund application.

If you or someone you know needs an application but lacks regular access to a computer, call 518.523.9904 or email Andrea Grout for a paper application.

3. Complete your application online, or return it to Adirondack Foundation.

Paper applications can be mailed back to Adirondack Foundation, PO Box 288, Lake Placid, NY 12946, or sent via email to info@adkfoundation.org.

4. Wait to hear if you’ve received funding. 
5. Promote your grant. 

A six-month report is requested in order to learn how the funds were spent and the impact made. Recipients will be contacted via email with instructions for how and when to submit reports. Additionally, Individual grant recipients of the CEH Fund who receive $600 or more, must complete an IRS form W-9.

6. Share your story with us. 

The advisors of the Christopher Emmet Hallowell Fund and Adirondack Foundation are interested in hearing how grant funds assist the families supported. You can share your hopeful stories and photos by emailing Andrea Grout.

The Hallowell family on the shores of Lake Champlain.

Testimonial Section

According to Dickie Hallowell, the fund continues to honor his brother’s spirit: 'We definitely feel Chris when we give to this fund. In his memory, we have helped families be together. This brings me happiness and I know it would Chris, too.'

Dickie Hallowell

Christopher Hallowell’s half-brother
Learn More About Chris + The Fund
Andrea Grout, Program Officer

Andrea Grout

Program Officer