Foundation / Corporation
Carl B. and Florence E. King Foundation
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Grants to West Texas nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for programs that benefit residents. Funding is intended for projects and programs in the areas of children and youth; aging and seniors; arts, culture, and history; nonprofit capacity building; education; and the indigent. Letters of Inquiry are due prior to submission of a full application. The Foundation provides funding to organizations that either are located in, or are serving residents of 38 West Texas counties.
Eligible counties are: Cochran, Yoakum, Terry, Gaines, Dawson, Borden, Scurry, Andrews, Martin, Howard, Mitchell, Loving, Winkler, Ector, Midland, Glasscock, Sterling, Coke, Reeves, Ward, Crane, Upton, Reagan, Irion, Tom Green, Concho, McCulloch, Pecos, Terrel, Crockett, Schleicher, Menard, Mason, Sutton, Kimble, Jeff Davis, Presidio, and Brewster.
- Aging Populations: Meeting the physical and emotional needs of the elderly, especially efforts to preserve and promote the independence, health, and quality of life of seniors; to improve the quality and availability of both nursing home care and alternatives to nursing home care; and to protect seniors from abuse or financial exploitation.
- Arts, Culture, and History: Supporting artistic, historical, or cultural experiences that enhance learning in school-age children, or extend the benefit of the arts to children, the elderly, and others who might not otherwise have access.
- Children and Youth: Meeting the physical and emotional needs of young people, especially efforts to prevent child abuse or neglect or mitigate their effects; to provide healthcare; and to promote and to develop sound character and values in young people.
- Education: Preparing young children for school; supporting the educational process broadly through means such as parental involvement and teacher training; promoting adult literacy; improving English-language skills in both children and adults; and supporting student-focused programs at the college level that advance other areas of the Foundation’s mission.
- Indigent: Moving the indigent toward economic independence; encouraging their economic and civic integration into society; providing emergency shelter and assistance; providing healthcare; offering transitional housing and supportive services to individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of homelessness; and promoting the creation of affordable housing.
- Nonprofit Capacity: Building the infrastructure of agencies working in the foregoing areas of interest.
The majority of Foundation funding is for program support; however, the Foundation will entertain requests for capital support.
GrantWatch ID#: 161752
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://www.grantinterface.com/Common/LogOn.aspx?eqs=pea9Ssv98lbdbbepTSlXbw2
If you think that you or someone at your organization has already registered in the system, do not create a new account. Please contact Amie Morgan, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 214.750.1884 to receive your username and password.
For questions or to schedule a meeting, call: Michelle Monse or Laura Duty:
Carl B. & Florence E. King Foundation
2301 Cedar Springs Rd., Suite 330
Dallas, TX 75201
fax | 214.750.1651
email | Info@KingFoundation.com
Service area map: http://kingfoundation.com/home/west-texas-inquire/741-2/
USA: Texas: Permian Basin, Concho Valley, and Big Bend regions of West Texas