One Wish

Started in 2017, the "One Wish" program connects Community Foundation donors to “wishes” submitted by nonprofit organizations. “Wishes” are tangible items that may not fit into a traditional funding stream or go un-budgeted, but nonetheless contribute to organizational success.

One Wish applications are due by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  Only online submissions will be accepted for consideration.  Please submit applications with attachments to


Important Dates to Remember:
Oct 16: Application/information available
Nov 1: Deadline to submit application
Nov 16: 2017 Opportunity Catalog of eligible “wishes” available
Mid- January: Announce granted wishes


one wish application (pdf to download and print)
One Wish APPLICATION (word document)
One Wish Application Guidelines
2017 Opportunity Catalog

Gift Options Available to Grant (see Catalog for full descriptions):

Arthur Nagel Community Clinic
$4,454.87     Telephone System


Boys and Girls Clubs of Bandera County
$1,899.99     Pool Table


Children's Association for Maximum Potential (Camp CAMP)
$4,923.06     17 Windows Tablets & Cases     1 Laptop Computer


Dietert Center
$1,794.35     4 Projectors + Labor to Install


Gillespie County Historical Society
$2,699.00     Copier


The Good Samaritan Center
$2,599.99     Paper Shredder


Habitat for Humanity Kerr County
$3,643.85     Air Compressor    2 Framing Nailers


Hill Country Animal League, SPCA Inc.
$4,835.70     18 Sets of Surgical Instruments


Hill Country Community Needs Council
$4,536.00     Food-4-Kids Beef Sticks


Hill Country Youth Ranch
$2,198.00     Gravity Wonder Wall


$1,200.00     10 Wireless Printers


Riverside Nature Center
$3,586.00     2 Polywood Dining Sets/Rockers     1 Standing Umbrella


Silver Sage Community Center
$1,725.95     Controlled Temperature Cabinet


St. Mary's Catholic School
$2,373.00     Tuff Shed Storage Building


Texas Heritage Music Foundation
$3,198.00     Bose Portable Sound System


The Salvation Army Kroc Center
$1,159.90     Drumline Stands     Music License


Granted Wishes: