||Pamida gives back to the community by supporting the education of youth, helping families in need, and the enhancing the quality of life for senior citizens. To be considered for a grant, an organization must serve a Pamida community and be a federally tax-exempt 501(c)(3) charitable organization, a school, a library, or a public agency. The Pamida Foundation accepts applications throughout the year. The Foundation committee meets bi-monthly to review applications. Applications, along with all supporting documentation, must be received a minimum of 60 days before an event.