Developing Opportunities

Enriching Lives

Locally & Globally

Offering Hope

Advancing Human Potential

Formed by a respect for the dignity and worth of every human person and acting on the Judeo-Christian values of justice and mercy, The Menard Family Foundation supports organizations which seek to enhance lives through medicine and medical research, education, music and the arts, direct service to the poor and under served, and by animal conservation and therapeutic programs. Through local and international grants, The Menard Family Foundation offers opportunities and hope to people around the world in order to help them to reach their full human potential. The Menard Family Foundation provides financial assistance to Roman Catholic and other faith based organizations including social service organizations, parishes, schools, retreat centers and retired religious.

Grant Updates

News & Events

Zoo Food Wine and Brew 2016

Directors Barbara Menard and Don Harrington and their partners enjoyed the Annual Zoo Food, Wine and Brew Celebration on Saturday evening September 24, 2016.  The evening benefits San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife...

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Featured Organization

2016 – St. Madeline Sophie’s Center

St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center Celebrates Fifty Years St. Madeleine Sophie’s Center provides an array of programs to adults who have developmental disabilities such as autism, Down Syndrome, and cerebral palsy. While there are no cures for developmental disabilities,...

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