H & R BLOCK FOUNDATION, THE

Financial Information

Total Assets: $59,809,580

Total Giving: $2.39 million

Area of Service:

Kansas Missouri

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in recent years:
CATHOLIC CHARITIES – NORTHEAST KANSAS
Overland Park, Kansas – $33,500 in 2012
GRAND AVENUE TEMPLE – LAZARUS MINISTRIES
Kansas City, Missouri – $9,800 in 2012
REDEMPTORIST SOCIAL SERVICES CENTER
Kansas City, Missouri – $15,000 in 2011

Limitations

The foundation does not fund: Individuals or businesses; Publications; Projects for which the foundation must exercise expenditure responsibility; Single-disease agencies; Travel or conferences; Historic preservation; Telethons, dinners, advertising, or other fund-raising events; Animal related causes; Sports related causes

Application submission deadlines are: July 17 and October 16, 2014

Summary

The foundation supports organizations involved with arts and culture, education, health, mental health, housing, youth development, human services, community development, and economically disadvantaged people.

Additional

Type of Grantmaker: Company-sponsored foundation
Incorporated in 1974 in MO.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

http://www.blockfoundation.org/

Located in:

Kansas City,

Kansas Missouri

United States

Contact Information / Process

Tel: (816) 854-4361

Fax: (816) 854-8025

Email: [email protected]

Address:
1 H&R Block Way
Kansas City, MO 64105-1905

Contact: DAVID MILES, President

Procedure:
Proposals should be no longer than 5 to 6 pages. Application form required. Applicants should submit the following:
Population served
Copy of IRS Determination Letter
Copy of most recent annual report/audited financial statement/990
How project’s results will be evaluated or measured
Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
Detailed description of project and amount of funding requested
Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
Listing of additional sources and amount of support
Qualifications of key personnel
Initial approach: Download application form and mail proposal and application form to foundation
Copies of proposal: 1
Board meeting date(s): Quarterly
Deadline(s): Feb. 16, Apr. 27, July 27, and Oct. 5
Final notification: 10 weeks following deadlines

Donors & Leadership

Directors:
David P Miles, President
Carey Wilkerson Looney, Vice President & Secretary
Frank L Salizzoni, Vice Chairman Director
Henry W Bloch, Chairman Treasurer Director
Edward T Matheny Jr, Director
Morton I Sosland, Director
William A Hall, Director

EIN:

237378232