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Flo Harris Foundation

Young girl blowing a dandelion
Young girl blowing a dandelion


The Flo Harris Foundation is dedicated to continuing the generosity for charitable causes exhibited by Flo Harris during her lifetime. General community grants which benefit children and safety-net programs are accepted. All applications are restricted to the Greater Kansas City area. Grant applications are due January 15 and June 15.

Fund Objectives

  • Funding projects and programs that will carry the name of Flo Harris, with a special emphasis on children and young adults, thus continuing her legacy
  • Seeking innovative projects for funding that could have a profound impact on a community issue or need
  • Funding projects that specifically impact Jewish identity
  • Assisting congregations in improving outreach to the Jewish community
  • Assisting with programs which help impact senior adults
  • Other projects as approved by the Trustees

The committee does not currently accept applications for capital campaigns.

Application Instructions:

New grant applicants should contact Beatrice Fine at (913) 327-4618 before applying.
Applications are due January 15 and June 15.
If a deadline falls on a weekend, applications are due the next business day.

Submit applications to Beatrice Fine  AND Antoinette Starks.