2019 Grants Recipients
 

Grants & Scholarships

Grant Recipients

2019 Grants Luncheon Program CoverEvery November, in honor of National Community Foundation Week, the Community Foundation recognizes recipients of competitive grant funding at its Annual Grants Luncheon. In 2019, Truman Heartland awarded $306,954 to the organizations listed below. The Foundation's generous family of fund holders and partner organizations provided more than $63,000 in additional support. 

The 24th Annual Grants Luncheon, presented by Byrne Pelofsky + Associates, was held on November 15, 2019, at the Adams Pointe Conference Center, Blue Springs, MO.

 


AMERICAN STROKE FOUNDATION
Next Step Program - $4,000

BACH ARIA SOLOISTS
BachReach Music and Education Outreach - $5,000
Additional funding provided by the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation.


BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER KC
Project Learn - $5,000

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER KC
SMART Moves - $6,000
Special thanks to the David and Connie Mayta Charitable Fund and the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation for their support of this grant.


CANCER ACTION
Patient Services - $4,500
Additional funding for this grant was provided by the David and Connie Mayta Charitable Fund.


CITY OF GRAIN VALLEY
Grain Valley Police Department Camp Focus - $6,375

COLDWATER OF LEE’S SUMMIT
Food Pantry Dairy Distribution Program - $4,000

COMMUNITY SERVICES LEAGUE
Dr. Cliff and Patty Mohn Early Education Initiative - $15,000

DRUMM FARM CENTER FOR CHILDREN, INC
COMPASS - $12,000
Additional funding provided by the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation.


GIFT OF LIFE
Life Savers Classroom Education - $5,000

GILDA’S CLUB KANSAS CITY
Cancer Education & Support - $3,079

HARRY S. TRUMAN LIBRARY INSTITUTE
STAY TRU Capital Campaign - $20,000

HARVESTERS
BackSnack - $4,000
Additional funding provided by the David and Connie Mayta Charitable Fund.


HEALTH CARE COLLABORATIVE OF RURAL MISSOURI
Fort Osage School Dental Needs - $15,000
Funding provided by Junior Service League of Independence. Additional funding provided by the Douglas G. and Helen Ann Hatridge Family Foundation Fund and the Gene and Joanne Cable Donor-Advised Fund.


HEARTLAND CHAMBER MUSIC
String Sprouts K.C. - $10,400
Additional funding provided by the Clifford and Diane Jones Foundation, the Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus Fund and the Hand-In-Hand Fund.


HERITAGE PHILHARMONIC
75th Concert Season - $5,000

HERITAGE PHILHARMONIC
Carl Jelley Young Artists Concert - $5,000

HILLCREST TRANSITIONAL HOUSING
Housing for Homeless - $4,000

HOPE HOUSE
Court Advocacy Program - $10,000
Additional funding provided by the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation and the Gene and Joanne Cable Donor-Advised Fund.


HOPE NETWORK OF RAYTOWN
Low-Income Assistance - $5,200
Additional funding provided by the Clifford and Diane Jones Foundation.


HOPEBUILDERS HOME REPAIR
Home Accessibility & Repair - $5,000

JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES
You Be You Campaign - $5,000

KANSAS CITY COMMUNITY GARDENS
Building Healthy Neighborhoods - $3,500

KAUFFMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
Open Doors Transportation - $6,500
Additional funding provided by the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation, the Prevost Family Foundation and the Gene and Joanne Cable Donor-Advised Fund.


LEE’S SUMMIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Preserving Lee’s Summit Artifacts - $1,500

LEE’S SUMMIT SOCIAL SERVICES
Energy Efficiency Project - $5,000
Additional funding provided by the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation.


LEE’S SUMMIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Concert Enhancements and Technical Support for
Business Management - $5,000
Additional funding provided by the Douglas G. and Helen Ann Hatridge Family Foundation Fund and the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation.


MARIAN HOPE CENTER FOR CHILDREN’S THERAPY
Technology Resources for Therapy - $3,500

MEALS ON WHEELS OF LEE’S SUMMIT
Meal Delivery - $4,000

MOTHER’S REFUGE
Project Attach: Early Intervention Education - $8,000

MUSIC/ARTS INSTITUTE
Music Scholarships - $7,700
Additional funding provided by the Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus Fund and the Hand-In-Hand Fund.


NEIGHBORHOOD DINNER
Neighborhood Dinner Program - $1,500
Funding provided by Junior Service League of Independence.


ONE GOOD MEAL
Hot Meal Delivery - $5,200
Additional funding provided by the Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus Fund.


PEACE PARTNERSHIP
In-School Counseling Program - $5,000
Funding provided by Junior Service League of Independence.


PLAY TO LEARN MINISTRIES
Roots & Wings Tuition Assistance - $5,500

POWELL GARDENS
Prairie Rehabilitation and Conservation - $3,200

PRO DEO YOUTH CENTER
Success and Affirmation for Future Endeavors (SAFE) - $5,000

PUPPETRY ARTS INSTITUTE
Enhance Visitor’s Experience - $7,500
Additional funding provided by the Youth Advisory Council Endowment Fund, the David and Connie Mayta Charitable Fund, the Hand-In-Hand Fund and the Lenora “Lennie” Wyre Charitable Fund.


RAYTOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUILDING FOUNDATION
Rock Island Shared Use Path - $5,000

RAYTOWN EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Healthy Choice Community Garden & Cooking Classes - $3,600
Additional funding provided by the Linda and Mike Gerding Family Fund.


RAYTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2
Every Child Should Ride Safely - $3,000
Additional funding provided by the Youth Advisory Council Endowment Fund.


RAYTOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 2
Baby Bags - $5,000

SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS
Now EXpanded Teaching (NEXT) - $7,000

SHEPHERDS CENTER OF RAYTOWN
General Operating Support - $4,500

SLEEP IN HEAVENLY PEACE
Community Bunk Bed Build Day - $8,900
Additional funding provided by the Youth Advisory Council Endowment Fund, the David and Connie Mayta Charitable Fund, the Clifford and Diane Jones Foundation, and the Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus Fund.


SUMMIT THEATRE GROUP
2019-2020 Season - $5,000
Additional funding provided by the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation.


THE FAMILY CONSERVANCY
Student Assistance Program - $5,000

TRUMAN HERITAGE HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
Young Adult Construction Workforce Development - Training Program - $8,300
Additional funding provided by the Kansas City Metro Men’s Chorus Fund.


TRUMAN MEDICAL CENTER CHARITABLE FOUNDATION
Terrific Mom’s Club - $4,000

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI JACKSON COUNTY EXTENSION
Independence 4-H Robotics After School - $6,500
Additional funding provided by the Wray Family Charitable Fund and the HMF Beaudoin Family Foundation.


VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION
Preventative Health Screenings - $5,000
Additional funding provided by the Gene and Joanne Cable Donor-Advised Fund.


 

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