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Dunn Family Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-07-22

At A Glance

Dunn Family Foundation

1001 Locust St.

Kansas City, MO United States 64106-1904

Telephone: (816) 391-2521


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $2,606,048

Total giving: $295,900






Established in 1981 in MO

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for: 1) programs that help disabled youth and adults overcome educational, mental and physical challenges; 2) social service programs, health care and emergency relief for seniors; 3) social welfare services for ethnic minorities, especially programs that enable them to gain education, employable skills and economic advancement; 4) program funding and capital support for construction, renovation and equipment needs for academic institutions; 5) support of faith-based institutions; 6) health, with an emphasis on capital grants to hospitals and other medical institutions; 7) academic, counseling, health, job training, mentoring, recreational, social services, and tutoring programs that enrich children's lives; and 8) civic programs that enhance economic development .

Fields of Interest

  • Catholicism
  • Christianity
  • Community and economic development
  • Education
  • Foundations
  • Health
  • Human services
  • Philanthropy
  • Religion
Population Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Catholics
  • Children
  • Christians
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Ethnic and racial groups
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male children and youth
  • Males
  • People of African descent
  • People with disabilities
  • Seniors

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $2,606,048 (market value)

Gifts received: $118,262

Expenditures: $332,804

Total giving: $295,900

Qualifying distributions: $295,900