About the Foundation

The P.L. Dodge Foundation, Inc. is a small, place-based private foundation located in Miami, Florida. Its endowment of approximately $2.3 million enables P.L. Dodge to make modest grants averaging of about $120,000 per year.

As a “place-based” foundation, P.L. Dodge  concentrates nearly all of its funding on impacting projects in Miami-Dade County, especially projects that benefit children and families. It sometimes funds statewide work, such as initiatives that focus on or promote civic engagement and resident involvement.  The foundation does not accept unsolicited funding requests.

Board of Directors

Luther Jones



Roderick R. Petrey

Vice President and Sercretary 


Mitch Stephen O’Connell Jr