The CWF Mission Statement from the first article of our Charter


The Christopher Whitehouse Foundation, Inc. is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes to serve the development of students.

1. The Foundation wishes to make grants to teachers who teach and counsel school children,

2. To encourage research into those issues which enhance the intellectual and social growth of students,

3. To conduct research, seminars, informational programs, and other activities related to student development and counseling.

4. To assist local, state, and federal agencies and public and private institutions and organizations in responding to the special needs of school children.

5. To accept, solicit, hold, invest, reinvest, and administer any gifts, legacies, bequests, devises, funds, and property of any kind or nature, and to use, expend, or donate the income or principal for the foregoing purposes of The Christopher Whitehouse Foundation, Inc.

6. To do any and all lawful acts and things which may be necessary, useful, suitable, or proper for the furtherance or accomplishment of the foregoing purposes of the corporation, provided that nothing shall be done for pecuniary profit or financial gain of its members, directors, or officers except as may be permitted under the New York State Not-for-Profit Corporation Law and the Federal income tax laws (or in the corresponding sections of state and Federal law in any subsequent amendment).