Gifts received by the Arc of Steuben Foundation are placed in the general fund unless specifically designated for a program or need by the donor. Each year a portion of the general fund is transferred to the Endowment fund. Use of the Endowment fund is restricted by the Board of Directors.
The Foundation has a grants program that funds projects and needs that have no other means of funding.
Examples of completed grants include:
Additionally, the Foundation offers the Wish Upon an Arc Star program that grants life-changing wishes to people supported by the Arc of Steuben.