The Galena Territory Foundation, Inc. (GTF) is a not-for-profit charitable organization that provides education-based and fundraising activities for the benefit of the local community. Organized by property owners within The Galena Territory in August of 2000, the Foundation is focused on three primary initiatives:
- The restoration and preservation of Belden School, a one-room schoolhouse built in 1859 located within The Territory;
- The Lend A Hand college scholarship program for local jihj school graduates; and
- The Richard Peterson EMT Endowment Fund which provides financial assistance to help cover the costs of training local Emergency Medical Services personnel.