Grant Awards

Community Development Grants are awarded to nonprofit organizations that provide services to low and moderate income (LMI) individuals and communities across our territory. Below is the current list of these grants and the organization to which they were awarded. You may navigate the results by clicking on the appropriate column head to sort or use the "narrow results" field to filter the results by your entry.

Foundation 2013 awarded grants.

City State Organization Amt
Belle Fourche SD Belle Fourche Youth Area Football $400.00
Big Horn WY The Brinton Museum $12,500.00
Billings MT Yellowstone County Museum $250.00
Billings MT Native American Development Corporation $1,000.00
Billings MT Head Start, Inc. $2,500.00
Billings MT Interfaith Hospitality Network $2,500.00
Billings MT City of Billings - Community Development Division $250.00
Billings MT St. Vincent Foundation $5,000.00
Billings MT Institute for Peace Studies $2,000.00
Billings MT Billings Family YMCA $25,000.00
Billings MT Leadership Montana, Inc. $15,000.00
Billings MT City of Billings - Community Development Division $2,500.00
Billings MT Family Service, Inc. $5,000.00
Billings MT United Way of Yellowstone County $16,000.00
Boise ID Wildland Firefighters Foundation $125.00
Bozeman MT Montana Conservation Corps $1,000.00
Bozeman MT Gallatin Valley YMCA $500.00
Browning Montana Native American Community Development Corporation $5,000.00
Casper WY Mother Seton Housing, Inc. $500.00
Casper WY Wyoming Heritage Foundation $15,000.00
Casper WY Habitat for Humanity, the heart of Wyoming $5,000.00
Cheyenne WY Climb Wyoming $250.00
Cheyenne WY Wyoming Association of Nonprofits $1,000.00
Cheyenne WY Boys and Girls Club  of Cheyenne $250.00
Cheyenne WY WHMI Strong Families Strong Wyoming $250.00
Cheyenne WY 82001 Habitat for Humanity of Laramie County $250.00
Colstrip MT Colstrip Public Schools $100.00
Colstrip MT Quality of Life $250.00
Columbus MT Special K Ranch $1,250.00
Columbus MT Special K Ranch $5,000.00
Deadwood SD Days of '76 Museum $2,500.00
Fort Collins CO Junior Achievements of Rocky Mountain $250.00
Fort Washakie WY Eastern Shoshone Department of Family Services $500.00
Ft. Pierre SD South Dakota Indian Business Alliance $1,000.00
Gillette WY Gillette Abuse Refuge Foundation $500.00
Gillette WY Campbell County Library Foundation $1,000.00
Gillette WY CASA for the 6th Judicial District $375.00
Gillette WY Energy Capital Habitat for Humanity $1,000.00
Great Falls MT Benefis Healthcare Foundation $1,000.00
Great Falls MT Animal Foundation of Great Falls $5,000.00
Great Falls MT Great Falls Public Schools Foundation $2,500.00
Hardin MT HRC Main Street & Beyond $1,250.00
Helena MT Carroll College $21,332.00
Helena MT Helena Food Share, Inc. $3,200.00
Helena MT Montana Nonprofit Association $5,000.00
Hermosa SD Western Dakota Spring Creek 4-H $365.00
Jackson WY Teton County School District #1 $250.00
Jackson WY St. John's Hospital Foundation $2,500.00
Joliet MT Joliet Public Schools $500.00
Kalispell MT Evergreen School District #50 $250.00
Kalispell MT Flathead High School $650.00
Lander WY Child Development Services of Fremont County $1,750.00
Lander WY Lander Community Concerts Association $500.00
Laramie WY Ivinson Memorial Hospital Foundation $4,083.00
Lead SD Black Hills Mining Museum $500.00
Livingston MT Livingston Food Pantry of Park County $2,500.00
Livingston MT Livingston Rotary Foundation $1,250.00
Livingston MT Park County Community Foundation $5,000.00
Miles City MT Kircher School District #3 $500.00
Miles City MT Custer County Education Foundation $1,200.00
Missoula MT Community Medical Center Foundation $5,000.00
Missoula MT Western Montana Mental Health Center $5,000.00
Missoula MT Youth Homes $5,000.00
Missoula MT Adventure Cycling Association $1,250.00
Missoula MT Ecology Project International $500.00
Missoula MT Living Art $500.00
Missoula MT Homeword, Inc. $1,000.00
New Underwood SD City of New Underwood $176.00
New Underwood SD New Underwood Ambulance Service $250.00
New Underwood SD New Underwood Ambulance Service $500.00
Rapid City SD Black Hills Playhouse, Inc. $1,500.00
Rapid City SD Black Hills Area Council - Boy Scouts of America $500.00
Rapid City SD United Way of the Black Hills $3,000.00
Rapid City SD Young Life $2,250.00
Rapid City SD Cornerstone Rescue Mission $1,000.00
Red Lodge MT Carbon County Domestic and Sexual Violence Services $250.00
Riverton WY Riverton Depot Foundation $500.00
Riverton WY Abba's House $500.00
Riverton WY Habitat for Humanity, Wind River Country $2,000.00
Riverton WY Riverton Depot Foundation $750.00
Riverton WY Wyoming Senior Citizens, Inc. $3,285.68
Riverton WY Community Entry Services $1,000.00
Riverton WY Help for Health Hospice $500.00
Riverton WY Riverton Community Food Bank $1,000.00
Riverton WY Riverton Kiwanis Foundation $250.00
Riverton WY Wind River Heritage Center $1,000.00
Sheridan WY Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County $5,000.00
Sioux Falls SD Junior Achievement $250.00
Sioux Falls SD Junior Achievement $550.00
Sioux Falls SD Junior Achievement $275.00
Sioux Falls SD Special Olympics South Dakota $2,500.00
Sturgis SD Action for the Betterment of the Community $325.00
Union Center SD Union Center Fire Hall Project $750.00

Contact Information

  • Mailing Address
    First Interstate
    BancSystem Foundation
    PO Box 7113
    Billings, MT 59103-7113
  • Phone:(406) 255-5393

2014 Total Company Giving:

as of December 31, 2014


Employee Gift Match:
Employee Volunteer Match:
Foundation Grants:
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