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The Fred C. and Mary R. Koch Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-07-17

At A Glance

The Fred C. and Mary R. Koch Foundation, Inc.

(formerly Fred C. Koch Foundation)

4111 E. 37th St. N.

Wichita, KS United States 67220-3203


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $32,310,564

Total giving: $1,238,075





Additional Contact Information

Scholarship e-mail:


Incorporated in 1953 in KS

Purpose and Activities

Grants for the arts and art education, environmental stewardship, human services, the enablement of at-risk youth, and education in KS. Scholarships are limited to dependents of full-time employees of Koch Industries, Inc. and its subsidiaries.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships only to dependents of employees of Koch Industries, Inc., and its subsidiaries.

Program-Related Investment

The foundation has made a PRI in the form of a low-interest loan to expand a mission-based social enterprise that provides job opportunities for individuals with special needs.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts and culture
  • Child welfare
  • Environment
  • Higher education
  • University education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $32,310,564 (market value)

Gifts received: $390,000

Expenditures: $1,373,079

Total giving: $1,238,075

Qualifying distributions: $1,248,740