Top Giving Foundations: MO

Foundations have far-ranging interests. With some research, you’ll find one that's a “fit” for your work.

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They’re prescreened: they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals. Some foundations are omitted, even though they award large grants, because they don’t accept unsolicited grant proposals. We list up to forty foundations for each state.

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and Affiliated Trusts $204,070,060
Missouri Foundation for Health $47,533,133
Hall Family Foundation $35,790,785
Enterprise Holdings Foundation $33,133,960
James S. McDonnell Foundation $25,030,606
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation $24,937,996
Emerson Charitable Trust $24,818,074
Bayer Fund $21,074,675
Health Forward Foundation $19,519,661
Community Foundation of the Ozarks $15,279,743
William T. Kemper Foundation $13,573,965
Marion and Henry Bloch Family Foundation $12,467,733
Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation $10,804,065
Anheuser-Busch Foundation $10,520,708
St. Louis Community Foundation $8,282,794
JSM Charitable Trust $7,947,322
The Francis Family Foundation $5,524,416
Ameren Corporation Charitable Trust $3,993,474
Sosland Foundation $3,494,595
Dana Brown Charitable Trust $3,374,150
Truman Heartland Community Foundation $3,326,055
Deer Creek Foundation $2,747,235
The H & R Block Foundation $2,703,918
Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis $2,582,500
Fox Family Foundation $2,202,185
Express Scripts Foundation $1,976,992
Interco Charitable Trust $1,931,637
Panera Bread Foundation, Inc. $1,918,881
John W. & Effie E. Speas Memorial Trust $1,668,000
Victor E. Speas Foundation $1,655,560
American Century Companies Foundation $1,600,000
Caleres Cares Charitable Trust $1,571,542
Commerce Bancshares Foundation $1,516,648
Daughters of Charity Foundation of St. Louis $1,515,378
The Spire Foundation $1,464,766
Hallmark Corporate Foundation $1,405,831
Trio Foundation of St. Louis $1,342,500
Burns & McDonnell Foundation $1,316,966
Gateway Foundation $1,310,001
Community Foundation of Northwest Missouri $1,264,555