The Helen S Boylan Foundation

The Helen S. Boylan Foundation is a private family foundation established in 1982 to continue the family legacy of commitment to enhancing the quality of life in our communities.

The mission of the Helen S. Boylan Foundation is to enhance the quality of life in our communities of Carthage, Missouri, the Greater Kansas City Area, and Lindale, Texas. We actively distribute quarterly grants to local non-profit organizations serving arts & education, women & children, health & wellness and the beautification of our communities.

Please read the grant guidelines to determine if you qualify to apply. Grants are primarily made in the following locations: Carthage, Kansas City Metro and Lindale Texas area.

Applications are considered 4 times a year. The applications must be received by March 31, June 30, September 30 or December 31 to be acted upon at the following meeting.

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  Grant Guidelines (pdf)
  Grant Application (pdf)
  Board of Directors
  Contact/Mailing Info
Enhancing the Life of the Community Helen S Boylan Foundation