Capital and Naming Rights Grants Supporting capital projects and naming rights opportunities in honor of the late John L. Santikos

The Santikos Story

The San Antonio Area Foundation has the privilege of carrying out Mr. John L. Santikos’ commitment of making a difference throughout the community he loved.  As a philanthropist, Mr. Santikos’ charitable interests addressed an array of community needs that include:

  • Assisting people in need, specifically individuals with mental and physical challenges, seniors, victims of child abuse and victims of disasters
  • Advancing health through healthcare and wellness initiatives, and medical research
  • Supporting youth and education though college and university programs, pre-k to 12 initiatives, scholarships, and youth development programs
  • Supporting Arts and Culture through arts education, libraries, museums, public parks, public radio and public television

Grants for capital projects and significant naming rights opportunities are available to organizations aligned with Mr. Santiko’s charitable interests and seeking opportunities to grow.

The Capital and Naming Rights grant process will not be held in 2020 or 2021.

Application Information

Media Guideline

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Online Application

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Past Grant Awards

Gavin Nichols

Gavin Nichols

Senior Program Officer