The mission of Merrick Foundation, Inc. is to contribute to the growth of the quality of life in Merrick County by directing charitable funds to achieve the maximum benefits for the residents of Merrick County.
The Merrick Foundation will strive to be a leader in attracting, mobilizing, and focusing philanthropic resources to meet Merrick County's needs for generations to come.
This will be accomplished by:
- Serving as a leader and resource for philanthropy
- Providing a perpetual tool for receiving and managing charitable gifts and bequests
- Building endowments to help meet future county needs, and
- Awarding grants to support cultural, educational, social, health, civic, environmental, recreational, and developmental needs of the county.