Our Mission

To fund educational opportunities for persons that enter medical fields that seek to treat and better the lives of children, and further, charitable support of children, and groups of children that suffer from chronic and ongoing illnesses to give them better life long opportunities.

Simply, it’s about the kids. We fund opportunities to improve the lives of children and groups of children dealing with long-term illnesses by supporting life activities such as but not limited to

  • Physical therapy camps
  • Educational therapy camps
  • Scholarships for medical personnel

Please read all instructions carefully and adhere to all deadlines.


Our budgets depend on the generosity of organizations and individuals. As a 501(c)(3) charity, your contributions may be tax deductible.

Individuals may donate using a credit card through our secure PayPal portal.

Organizations may send donations via US Mail to:
The Eight & Forty Foundation
PO Box 1108
Lake Dallas, Texas 75065-1108


Medical professionals in fields serving children with chronic and ongoing illnesses may request scholarships by submitting the
Scholarship Application form  

Non-profit 501 (c) (3) groups seeking a grant from the Eight and Forty Foundation can apply using the
Foundation Grant Request  

Please read all instructions carefully and adhere to all deadlines.

You may also be interested in 8and40.org, focused on children with respiratory diseases.