Started by Elliott Donnelley, the first National Chair of Trout Unlimited with an asset base of $114,000.
Makes Initial grant of $15,000 to support wild cutthroat trout populations in Wyoming
The Foundation completes it’s first decade of operation by donating over $76,000 to 25 different watersheds
The Foundation makes it’s first donation to support wild populations of Atlantic Salmon in the US and Canada
The Foundation underwrites the instructional video, The River’s Return, and sends it out to local organizations help them restore their home waters.
The Foundation makes it’s first grant award to protecting wild Pacific Salmon stocks in North America.
The Foundation’s total awards exceed $0.5 million
The Foundation surpasses $1.0 million in awards to benefit trout and salmon
Grant totals exceed $1.15 million across 284 approved requests
Grant totals exceed $1.3 million across 338 approved requests