|The Pettit Foundation provides funds to initiate and sustain projects in the Greater Milwaukee community. The foundation focuses on programs and projects that serve low-income and disadvantaged individuals, women, children and the elderly. The foundation supports charitable organizations that address these concerns through arts and culture, community and social development, education and health. In the area of health, the Foundation gives priority to community-based health care and prevention programs which address the physical and mental health needs of families, children, persons at-risk and the elderly. Applications due Jan. 15, May 15, and Sept. 15.