Areas of Interest

Mission Statement:
The Lillian L. Colby Foundation is organized and operated for exclusively charitable and religious purposes, and specifically to support charities such as the Wayside Presbyterian Church in Signal Mountain, Tennessee, the Chattanooga Symphony in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and to aid the poor, homeless, hungry, battered, or otherwise in need of assistance, as set forth in the Revocable Trust Agreement of Lillian L. Colby dated May 9, 1991.

Geographic Focus:
Grants are restricted to organizations serving Greater Metropolitan Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Types of Support:

  • Capital Support
  • Operating Support
  • Program Support
  • Project Support

The Foundation will not consider applications from organizations outside of the Greater Metropolitan Chattanooga, Tennessee area.