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Category Archives: Board Meeting

November 2017 Board Meeting

ANNOUNCING ARTS & CULTURE 2017 GRANTS In November 2017 the Board of Directors approved 72 grants totaling 954,225 in support of arts and culture organizations and programs in the Greater Kansas City area. Highlights from a list of 30, one-year grants (made to large and midsize arts and culture organizations for $720,000) include a continued…
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MAY 2017 Board Meeting

At the Foundation's May 2017 meeting, the Board of Directors approved $940,000 in funding for support of our Lifelong Learning focus. Six new grants were approved at $440,000, including a $150,000 investment in PREP-KC to further their goals of children reading on grade level by third grade and achieving high academic standards. Since laying the…
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Nonprofit Connect Kansas City

The Francis Family Foundation is a proud member of Nonprofit Connect, a regional association uniquely serving individuals in the management of nonprofit organizations. As a member, you are immediately connected to a network of more than 5,000 professionals from more than 600 organizations representing local, regional and national nonprofit organizations of all sizes, as well as for-profit…
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November 2016 Board Meeting

In November 2016 the Board of Directors approved 81 grants totaling $1,096,000 in support of arts and culture organizations and programs in the Greater Kansas City area.  This is nearly $111,000 more than grants awarded in 2015. Highlights from a list of 20 one-year grants (made to large and midsize arts and culture organizations for…
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