The Shaw Family Foundation


  • Grant Application Timeline

    Accepting Applications: September 5, 2019
    Grant Applications Due: January 31, 2020
    Grantmaking Meeting: April 2020
    Grants Funded: May 2020

  • Contact Information

    405-755-5571
    1024 E. Britton Road, Suite 200
    Oklahoma City, OK 73131
    kblakley@fmiokc.com


FY 19 Grant Areas of Support

    FY 19 Grants Awarded


    • Backstoppers – $700
      Eastminister Presbyterian Church – $1,800
      Exploration Place – $7,500
      Hospice of Reno County – $1,000
      Hutchinson Zoo – $800
      KU Endowment Association – $5,000
      KU Endowment- Wichita – $7,500
      Mark Arts – $1,800
      Music Theater of Wichita – $7,000
      Orpheum Performing Arts Center – $6,121
    • St. Louis Ovarian Cancer Awareness Organization – $800
      Stray Rescue of St. Louis – $300
      The Salvation Army – $6,000
      Union Rescue Mission – $7,500
      Wichita Art Museum – $5,000
      Wichita Children’s Home – $6,000
      Wichita State University Foundation – $2,500
      Wichita Symphony Society – $6,000

    Directors


    Richard C. Shaw, MD
    President

    James M. Shaw MD
    Vice President

    Robert K. Shaw
    Treasurer

    John W. Shaw, MD
    Secretary

    Foundation History



    The Shaw Family Foundation was created in June 2011 by Richard C. Shaw and his three sons James Shaw, Robert Shaw, and John Shaw.

    Mission Statement


    The mission of The Shaw Family Foundation is to carry on the philanthropic legacy of Richard C. Shaw and Ruth J. Shaw.

    Scope of Interest


    The Foundation intends to support 501(c)(3) organizations in South Central Kansas benefiting social services, arts, and the Kansas University Endowment Association, including the School of Medicine – Wichita and the College of Liberal Arts.

    The Shaw Family Foundation


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    Accepting Applications: September 5, 2019
    Grant Applications Due: January 31, 2020
    Grantmaking Meeting: April 2020
    Grants Funded: May 2020

     

    Preference will be given to the following:


    First Presbyterian Church of Wichita
    Eastminster Presbyterian Church of Wichita
    Wichita Children’s Home
    Music Theatre Wichita
    Wichita Symphony Orchestra
    Salvation Army of Wichita
    Wichita Art Museum
    Orpheum Theater
    Scholarships at the Kansas University Endowment Association:
    Ruth Keth Shaw Scholarship
    Dr. Richard Shaw Scholarship
    Dr. Richard C. and Ruth Keth Shaw School of Medicine Scholarship