Strengthening Community Ties
The Schwemm Family Foundation supports community-based charitable organizations that promote programs and initiatives that strengthen community ties through:
Enhancing natural environments
To sustain and protect resilient, local ecosystems and related biodiversity by focusing on proactive conservation, comprehensive restoration, and related educational efforts.
Preserving local history and culture
To help instill a sense of connection and belonging to one’s community by preserving and sharing history and cultural heritage through literature, digital archiving, and other interpretive means.
Promoting healthy, active lifestyles
To better communities and improve the lives of individuals by providing opportunities for growing and eating healthy, local foods and increasing access to a variety of outdoor fitness and recreational endeavors.