The creation of brothers Terry Snow and George Snow who established the foundation in 1991 to improve the lives of those that are disadvantaged in Canberra, the surrounding region and beyond.
As the Foundation has matured and grown, our capacity and reach has widened to beyond Canberra, to regional areas in NSW, some strategic National initiatives, the Northern Territory and Sydney. The Foundation also supports some individuals who fall through the cracks.
The Snow Foundation was one of several local organisations that pooled together $275,000 to help launch the Assistance Beyond Crisis (ABC) Micro Finance Program in Canberra.
Community organisations can be considered for a grant, and individuals in severe hardship.