Locally & Globally
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.
For more than a century, the California Province of the Society of Jesus has faithfully responded to the call of Christ to proclaim the Word of God and help men and women of all ages experience lives of faith, hope, and love. To continue this vital mission—the service...read more
News & Events
The 39th annual Haute with Heart Fashion Show and Luncheon was held on Saturday, August 13, 2016 with Menard Family Foundation Directors Marlene Miller, Catherine Scanlon and Barbara J. Menard in attendance. The theme “Empowerment is Golden” is based on the art piece...read more
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,...read more