Geographic Concentration

  • MockingbirdChattanooga/Hamilton County MSA, Tennessee
  • Cleveland/Bradley County MSA, Tennessee
  • Sheridan County and Johnson County, Wyoming


  • Principally Scholarships
  • Capital Projects of Special Interest
  • General Support of Schools and Colleges

Environmental Conservation

  • conservationcirclePrincipally for acquisition of land or strict conservation easements committed to perpetual preservation
  • General Support /Operating Activities
  • Other Land Conservation Methods

Arts and Cultural Organizations and Activities

  • Educational Programsartscircle

Human and Social Improvement Activities

  • Only Community-wide Activities 

The Tucker Foundation DOES NOT Fund: 

  • Political or lobbying activities
  • Churches and purely religious activities
  • Start-ups
  • Institutional survival or reorganizations
  • Normally, any areas of interest not covered in our areas of concentration
  • Requests from Individuals
  • Organizations without IRS 501(c)3 status
  • Marketing and public relations activities
  • Sponsorships
  • Requests containing any benefit to family members, trustees, and officers of the Foundation