The Leland Fikes Foundation funds general operations, programs and direct services, advocacy, capital, and capacity building in alignment with our four strategic priorities:
• Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice:
We support a range of strategies to improve access to reproductive healthcare, including contraception and abortion, at the national and state level. This includes advocacy, litigation, and access to healthcare services.
• Progressive Values:
We seek to strengthen a free, inclusive, and transparent democracy. This work includes support for public policy, advocacy, litigation, civic engagement, and expanding voting access.
• Dallas-Area Human Services:
We support our local community though a variety of social service organizations addressing community needs such as housing, food, employment, and physical and mental health.
Utilize This Offer
The Foundation supports only 501(c)(3) organizations, and does not provide funding to individuals or politically partisan groups.
All grant requests must be submitted through the Foundation’s online application.
The Foundation asks organizations who are not current grantees to submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) as the first step in the grant application process.
Next application deadlines:
• July 12, 2021;
• October 11, 2021.
For more information, visit https://fikesfoundation.org/apply.html