Next Altshuler Amateur Sports Grant Deadline is September 22, 2017

Benjamin R. Altshuler Memorial Fund Amateur Sports Grants

  • Provide financial assistance to amateur sports programs, with a preference for wrestling, but also in other athletic programs that are not readily available to the public (i.e. fencing, lacrosse, boxing, marksmanship, crew, etc.). Wrestling programs must be part of the Bay Rivers District, or private schools (nonprofits) within the service area of the Bay Rivers District.
  • Funds may be used to support tuition assistance, scholarships to players, expenses for officials, and/or for equipment and uniforms. Funds may not be used to support hotel rooms, travel or coach salaries.
  • Preference will be given to applications which support low to moderate income children and youth.
  • Grants up to $5,000

Application deadline: September 22, 2017. Apply online HERE.

Grant guidelines and application materials may be found at on our website. Generally, an organization will receive only one grant in a year.  For more information, contact the foundation office at 757-259-1660 or