The purpose of the Foundation is to assist in developing and furthering the interest, objectives and purposes of the Association of Illinois Soil and Water Conservation Districts and to foster and promote charitable and educational purposes designed to further the principles of soil conservation and stewardship, water conservation and energy conservation. The Foundations provides, conducts and sponsors Programs to aid individuals, groups, organizations, government bodies, associations and all entities in combating soil erosion and energy water waste; including for all such purposes the making of distributions to organizations under section 501 C (3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 or the corresponding provisions of any future United States Internal Revenue Law.