Truman Heartland Community Foundation


As our communities begin to open, THCF will continue to support Eastern Jackson County and the nonprofit organizations working to help our neighbors in need. Read More

Our office is now open and welcomes visitors Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.




You can create an impact that lasts for generations

Ways to Give

We Are Here to Serve You

A leader in philanthropy in Eastern Jackson County and the surrounding communities, Truman Heartland Community Foundation has been a respected partner in charitable giving for 38 years.

We are working hard to support our community through the COVID-19 pandemic. While the disruption and hardship caused by the disease and the efforts to slow its spread are unprecedented in our times, we know that by pulling together as a community we can support each other and help protect the people and organizations most affected.


Donor Advised Funds

What's a Donor Advised Fund?

Like a private foundation - only better. A Donor Advised Fund can help you be more strategic with your charitable giving.

Open a Donor Advised Fund


2020 Grant Recipients

Competitive Grants Program

We invest in nonprofits who share our vision for the future and serve Eastern Jackson County and the surrounding communities.

2021 Competitive Grants Program

Professional Advisors

Cole Eason

Resources for Advisors and Their Clients

We’re here to help Advisors strengthen their relationships with clients and share tax-smart strategies for charitable giving.

Resources for Professional Advisors

Annual Report

Together for Tomorrow

Never in our organization’s history has our work been more important than it is now.

Our 2020 Annual Report

In Our Community

 YAC Picnic

Making Education a Priority

Mike and Sharon Lutz live in the small, rural community of Butler. They have raised two daughters, built a business, and enjoyed a peaceful life far from the hustle and bustle of the KC metro. They knew they wanted to do something in their hometown, something that would make a lasting difference. 

Read More

Latest News

Giving, a Family Affair
Key Dates for Year-End 2021

Upcoming Events

November 12 - Job Skills Investor Update
November 18 - Grants Luncheon
December 9 - THCF Holiday Reception

President's Blog

Trends Impacting Year-End Giving

Receive News & Updates

Sign up to receive the latest news from around our region and the people in our community.

4200 Little Blue Parkway, Ste. 340 | Independence, MO 64057   (816) 836-8189   Email Us   Enews Sign up   Donor login