Organizations We Fund

creating a brighter future

The Wallace Foundation’s mission is to support a wide range of programs within: Arts and Culture, Education, Community Development and Enhancement, Social Services and Needs, and Quality of Life.  As requested by the terms of the Foundation Trust Agreement, grants shall be used for purposes primarily in the Wichita, Kansas area and secondarily within the State of Kansas.

  • 2017 – Contributions Paid
    Bread of Life Distribution Center $17,000
    Camp Wood YMCA $5,000
    Central Plains Health Care Partnership $20,000
    Chamber Music at the Barn $4,000
    Doc’s Friends $120,000
    E.C. Tyree Health and Dental Clinic $20,000
    Fundamental Learning Center $17,782
    GraceMed $100,000
    Heartspring $50,000
    Integrated Behavioral Technologies $15,000
    Kids Need to Eat $3,500
    KPTS $10,000
    KSDS Assistance Dogs $10,000
    Mark Arts $105,000
    Medical Service Bureau, Inc. $5,040
    Miracle Flights $3,000
    Music Theatre Wichita $35,000
    Newman University $7,000
    Rise Up For Youth $15,000
    Senior Services, Inc. of Wichita $1,700,000
    Special Olympics Kansas $10,000
    The Treehouse $5,000
    Wichita Indochinese Center $9,000
    Wichita Parks Foundation $10,000
    Wichita State University Foundation $200,000
    Wichita Public Library Foundation $300,000
    Wichita Symphony Society $15,000
    William Allen White Foundation $40,000
    Total: $2,851,322
  • 2016 – Contributions Paid
    American Red Cross $45,000
    Bread of Life Distribution Center $15,000
    Central Plains Health Care Partnership $15,000
    Chamber Music at the Barn $5,000
    Child Advocacy Center of Sedgwick County $480,000
    ENVISION Foundation $200,000
    Flint Hills Discovery Center Foundation $20,000
    Fundamental Learning Center $334,000
    Kansas Food Bank $50,000
    KidsTLC $25,000
    Music Theatre Wichita $75,000
    Newman University $400,000
    Partners for Wichita $15,000
    Salvation Army $50,000
    Senior Services of Wichita $13,741
    The Arc of Sedgwick County $20,000
    United Methodist Open Door $150,000
    Wichita Children’s Home $25,000
    Wichita Grand Opera $20,000
    Wichita Public Library Foundation $300,000
    Wichita State University Foundation $200,000
    Wildwood Outdoor Education Center $15,000
    Total: $2,472,741
  • 2015 – Contributions Paid
    American Red Cross $105,000
    Camp Wood YMCA $5,000
    Cerebral Palsy Research Foundation $25,000
    Children First: CEO Kansas $5,000
    Coutts Museum of Art $5,000
    Episcopal Social Services $25,000
    Guadalupe Clinic $25,000
    Heartspring $5,000
    Historic Wichita Cowtown $2,000
    Inter-Faith Ministries $15,000
    KSDS Assistance Dogs $10,000
    Miracle Flights for Kids $5,000
    Music Theatre Wichita $35,000
    Positive Directions $8,000
    Senior Services of Wichita $16,259
    The Nature Conservancy $25,000
    USD 261 $10,118
    Wichita Children’s Home $25,000
    Wichita Indochinese Center $5,000
    YWCA $20,000
    Total: $376,377