William B. Pratt Endowment Fund

A legacy gift to the people of Montana to help them tell and share stories- especially the untold ones- about Montana's arts, culture, and history and to learn about the traditional art forms and cultures of Montana.

William B. Pratt

This fund was established by William B. Pratt who has a life-long interest in Indigenous, Folk, and Traditional arts, with experience as a musician working in the folk tradition and as a living history and production artisan in forged iron. This fund also honors his work in documentary and industrial film/video production, fostering community video efforts, and his extensive experience in grants administration, the development of arts and nonprofit organizations, and fostering philanthropy in the state.

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Grantmaking

The William B. Pratt Endowment Fund will make grants:

  • to build awareness, involvement, and preservation of Indigenous, Folk, and Traditional Arts in Montana.
  • to encourage the education about, as well as the production and presentation of, the Media Arts in Montana.
  • for collaborative efforts that strengthen the fields of the Indigenous, Traditional, Folk or Media Arts in the state.

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How to Give to the Fund

  • Mail checks to:
    Montana Community Foundation
    FBO William B. Pratt Endowment Fund
    PO Box 1145
    Helena, MT 59624
  • Give online.
  • If you'd like to reduce your Montana income taxes, contact us about making a planned gift.
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For additional help, questions or comments, contact Jessica Stewart-Kuntz, Director of Operations & Grants.