Peter J. King Family Foundation

Peter J. King Family Foundation

"Dedicated to improvement in children's health, education and welfare and the family environment."

Peter J. King established this Foundation in 1985 and has contributed substantial financial resources to carry out its mission.

The Peter J. King Family Foundation’s focus is to provide "brick-and-mortar" facilities to local communities and organizations whose activities are dedicated to the improvement of children’s health, education and welfare and the family environment.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Priorities

FUNDING PRIORITIES: Facilities where committed organizations generally described under Areas of Interest economically and efficiently serve the needs of socially disadvantaged children and their families.


PROGRAM LIMITATIONS/RESTRICTIONS: The foundation offers only limited support to programming (versus capital) needs.


GEOGRAPHIC FOCUS: Twin Cities metropolitan area. The Foundation is also actively involved with several projects in Tanzania.

Areas of Interest

EDUCATION: Pre-school/elementary


HEALTH-GENERAL/REHABILITATIVE: Emergency medical services, health support services, health treatment facilities-primarily outpatient, hospitals and related primary medical care facilities.


HUMAN SERVICES: Children/youth services & family services.


YOUTH DEVELOPMENT: Adult/child matching programs, multipurpose youth centers/clubs and youth development programs.

Types of Support for organizations

CAPITAL CAMPAIGNS: building/renovations, equipment and land acquisition.


GENERAL PURPOSE/OPERATING SUPPORT: only for needs conforming to the mission of the foundation.


PROJECT SUPPORT: only for needs conforming to the mission of the foundation.


LEAD DONOR: the Foundation will consider acting as a lead donor for qualified projects. Typically the Foundation requires Foundation identification for major donations.


MATCHING FUNDS: the Foundation will consider matching funds raised to complete a project. Typically the Foundation requires Foundation identification for major donations.

Highlights of Foundation Activities

Board Members