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Victor E. Speas Foundation


Last profile update: 10/28/2017
Last grant data update: 08/07/2017

At A Glance

Victor E. Speas Foundation

1200 Main St., 14th Fl., P.O. Box 219119

Kansas City, MO United States 64121-9119

Telephone: (816) 292-4300


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation




Trust established in 1947 in MO - Mr. Speas was chairman of the board of the Speas Company, a vinegar and apple products manufacturing firm

Purpose and Activities

Giving restricted to improving the quality of health care in the Kansas City, MO, area. Support mainly for medically-related higher education, including loans for medical students at the University of Missouri at Kansas City, and for a school for dentistry; funding also for preventive health care, and medical research; grants also for agencies serving the healthcare needs of the elderly, youth, and the handicapped.