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Richard P. Kimmel and Laurine Kimmel Charitable Foundation, Inc.


Last profile update: 03/03/2018
Last grant data update: 04/22/2018

At A Glance

Richard P. Kimmel and Laurine Kimmel Charitable Foundation, Inc.

8555 Executive Woods Dr., Ste. 600

Lincoln, NE United States 68512-9305

Telephone: (402) 475-1797


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation






Established in 1988

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily for: 1) Education, particularly programs of broad impact in art, agriculture and business, 2) The Arts, including the improvement of art education, appreciation and exhibition, 3) Agriculture, notably the teaching and study of significant changes that have broad effects on agricultural practices, with emphasis on horticulture, 4) Human Services, including broad community improvements that emphasize partnerships among agencies and stakeholders, eliminate duplication, and improve the awareness of human services, and 5) Humanities, with priority given to improvements in the teaching of the humanities including increased accessibility to underserved audiences. The foundation places emphasis on interdisciplinary approaches, application of new research and organizational collaboration. The foundation also supports ideas that provide leadership in a field, encourage matching grants of equal or greater size, and contribute substantially to an organization’s mission and service to its constituents.