KIWANIS FOUNDATION OF HOUSTON
The Kiwanis Foundation of Houston was formed in 1966 to provide the Kiwanis Club of Houston a vehicle to accomplish its charitable activities. Many members of the Club have made contributions to the Foundation over the years, and the Foundation now maintains a corpus of over $3,500,000 at the start of 2016.
The affairs of the Foundation are managed by the board of directors of the Foundation. The board of directors consists of the President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary and nine elected directors. Three directors are elected each year to serve three-year terms. These persons are elected by the membership of the Kiwanis Club of Houston.
501(c)(3) Federal I.R.S. Tax StatusThe Kiwanis Foundation of Houston is a tax exempt organization under 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. As such, contributions made to the Foundation are deductible by donors per Internal Revenue Service regulations.
The State of Texas has also ruled that The Kiwanis Foundation of Houston is exempt from Texas franchise tax.
Information For Grant Applicants:
You may download our Foundation Guidelines and Grant Request Forms below. In order to be considered, applications must be submitted and postmarked by March 15, 2017.
Please contact us with any questions.
Some of our Prior Grant Recipients