We have particular interest in funding innovative projects rather than ongoing maintenance or capital campaigns, with priority given to moderately-sized projects for which the foundation's contribution can comprise a significant portion of the project's budget. We also give priority to projects that have high leveraging potential in terms of expansion and/or replication.
We are currently most interested in funding programs in the following areas (in alphabetic order):
You are encouraged to visit our FAQ page for information about the characteristics of projects we are more likely to fund and for suggestions for submitting a well-received application.
Grants typically range in size from $5,000 to $50,000.
Grants are made to 501(c)(3) qualified charitable organizations that operate in the greater metropolitan areas of Boston and Kansas City.
The following is a selection of past recipients from recent years.
Blue Valley Education Foundation
Center for Practical Bioethics
Deanna Rose Farmstead
Jackson County CASA
Jewish Family Services of Greater Kansas City
Kansas City Autism Training Center
Mainstream Education Foundation
Planned Parenthood of Kansas and Mid-Missouri
Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center
The Surplus Exchange
Boston Area Gleaners
Boston Unit of the Recording for Blind and Dyslexic
Friends of Young Achievers
John F. Kennedy Family Service Center
Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless
Medical Legal Partnership - Boston
Self Esteem Boston Educational Institute, Inc
The Home for Little Wanderers
Areas of Interest
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