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 Monday, October 15, 2018.  Only online submissions will be accepted for consideration.  Please submit applications with attachments to


Important Dates to Remember:
Sept 11: 2018 Application/information available
Oct 15: Deadline to submit application
Nov 20: 2018 Opportunity Catalog of eligible “wishes” available
Mid- January: Announce granted wishes


2018 One Wish Application (pdf to download and print)
2018 One Wish Application (word document)
2018 One Wish Application Guidelines


One Wish 2018 Catalog
Ready to make a wish come true?  Click Here!

Granted Wishes from 2017:

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

$1,200.00     10 Wireless Printers

The Good Samaritan Center
$2,599.99     Paper Shredder

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

Hill Country Community Needs Council
$4,536.00     Food-4-Kids Beef Sticks
($2,500 of this request has been granted)

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

Silver Sage Community Center
$1,725.95     Controlled Temperature Cabinet

Hill Country Animal League, SPCA Inc.
$4,835.70     18 Sets of Surgical Instruments
($2,500 of this request has been granted)