Service Objectives Grants

Each year, the Soroptimist International of Kansas City Service Objectives committee calls for proposals from throughout the greater Kansas City community, researches and recommends recipients which are then approved by the boards of Soroptimist International of Kansas City and the Soroptimist Kansas City Foundation.

Soroptimist Kansas City Foundation has awarded a total of over one million dollars in grants since its inception in 1954.

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Please click to download the 2023-24 funding criteria

Please click to download the 2023-34 grant application

Please click here to download the 2023-24 Mid-Year Report form

Please click here to download the 2022-2023 Mid-Year Report form

Soroptimist Grant Recipient Organizations

1954 – 2023

Alexandra’s House
Alzheimer’s Disease Association
American Red Cross
American Youth Foundation (Camp Miniwanca)
Anti Crime Crusade
Beyond the Evening Star Theatre
Big Brothers Big Sisters, Inc.
Bishop Sullivan Center
Blenheim Community Health Center
Bridge Leadership Academy
Cancer Institute of Health Midwest
Cagey Day Camp
Career Crossroads for Women
Child Abuse Preventional Association
Child Protection Center
Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired
Children’s Convalescent Center
Children’s Mercy Hospital
Children’s Place (Child Advocacy Service Center)
Children’s Therapeutic Learning Center (TLC)
Christmas Fund for Korean Children
Citizen’s Advisory Board for MO Division of Probation & Parole
Citizen’s Advisory Board of Kansas City, MO
City Union Mission
Collaboration Works
Community Services League
Comprehensive Mental Health Services
Community LINC
Crittenton Center
Cross Lines
Cultivate KC
DeLaSalle School
DeSoto Food Pantry
Don Bosco Center
Donnelly College
Encouraging Families with Exceptional Children Together (EFECT)
Episcopal Community Services
Evangeline House
The Eve Project, Inc.
The Family Conservancy
Faith Builders International
Flourish Furnishings, Inc.
Freedom Foundation (Scholarship)
Genesis School
Girl Scouts of NE KS and NW MO
Greater Kansas City Community Foundation (Women’s Foundation)
Greater Kansas City Foundation for Citizens with Disabilities
Heart of America Citizenship Forum
Hillcrest Transitional Housing
Hiram Young Community Service Center (WIC Program)
Hope House
House of Menuha
Humane Society
Immacolata Manor
Jackson County Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children (CASA)
Japan America Society
Johnson County Special Olympics
Juvenile Detention Home, KC MO
KC CARE Clinic
Kansas City Cares
Kansas City Eye Bank
Kansas City Hospice
Kansas City Keys Community Council
KCMO School District Youth Leadership Training
Kansas University Medical Center Burn Center
Keeler Women’s Center
Kevin’s Kids
Laubach Literary Council
Little Sisters of the Poor
Madam President Camp, Inc.
Madelyn Brock Foundation (Naturalization Assistance)
Mattie Rhodes Center
Medical Aid for Children in Latin America
Medical Missions
Merrymakers Foundation
Metropolitan Council on Developmental Disabilities
Metropolitan Leadership Institute
Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA)
Mid America Regional Council (Status of Women and Health & Welfare Program)
Missouri Chamber of Commerce Educational Fund
Missouri Special Olympics
Mother’s Refuge
Muscular Dystrophy
National Association on HIV Over 50
National Council on Alcoholism
Naturalization Council
Nurture, KC
Nutra Net
Operation Breakthrough
Operation Discovery School
Our Lady of Guadalupe School
Our Lady of Mercy Home
Ozanam Home
The Puppetry Arts Institute
Raymore Christian Church’s Baby Grace Project
Raytown Emergency Assistance Program
Redemptorist Center
Rehabilitation Institute
Renaissance West
reStart, Inc.
Rightfully Sewn
Ronald McDonald House
Rose Brooks Center
Safehome, Inc.
Salvation Army
Seton Center
Shamrock House
Sheltered Workshop
Shepherd’s Center Central
Single Mom KC
Sisters In Christ
Sister City International
Solace House
Soroptimist International of the America’s Foundation
Soroptimist International of Kansas City (Just Children of Harare, Zimbabwe)
Soroptimist International of Kansas City (Society of Destitute Aged of Harare, Zimbabwe)
Soroptimist South Central Region District I Flood Relief
St. Teresa’s Academy
St. Thomas Aquinas High School
Synergy Services, Inc.
Teen Success Club-Gifted Hands Gift Shop
Transition Zone, Inc.
Triality, Inc.
Truman Medical Center (Hospital Haven)
UMKC Women’s Council Graduate Assistance Fund
Veronica’s Voice
Visible Horizons
Westport Cooperative Services
Whole Person
Winona Simmons Home
Women’s Employment Network
Women’s Jazz Festival