Apply for a Grant

Our grants are given on a monthly basis to fund a variety of things, from outings to basic living expenses to physical assets. Read below for more information on our guidelines. For any questions, please email

Grant Guidelines

What We Fund

Moments Hospice Foundation funds end-of-life wishes for patients in hospice care residing in greater Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. Grant requests range between $100-$2,000 per patient and must fall in the following categories:

  • Basic Needs such as clothing, food, gas or basic household needs
  • Daily Living Expenses such as rent or utility bills
  • Physical Assets such as books, furniture or technology (TV, DVD, iPad) for hospice home
  • Social Outings such as a sporting event, restaurant or concert with loved ones (pending physician approval)
  • Family Visits such as bringing family in from out of town or catering a family meal
Requests Outside Our Scope
  • Items that are not at the sole request of the patient
  • Improvements or construction to the family or hospice home
  • Contracted programs, services or staffing
  • Motorized vehicles
Grant Application Process
  • Available below or upon request via email or US mail
  • Accepted annually on a rolling basis
  • Are accepted once per individual in their lifetime
  • Award is based upon meeting eligibility requirements and available funds as determined by the Grant Committee
  • The Grant Committee reserves the right to contact patient’s hospice care worker(s) to review application, request additional information or clarification prior to award
Grant Awards Timeline
  • Applications are reviewed by the Grant Committee on the first Friday of each month
  • Applicants will be notified of their status by the 15th of each month
  • Upon award, Moments Hospice Foundation will purchase items/pay expenses on behalf of the grantee; no cash value is distributed to the grantee
  • Grants are to be used within six months of award
  • The Grant Committee reserves the right to meet more frequently, on a case-by-case basis, if needed based on applicant life expectancy

Grant Application

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