The SkillBuilders Fund makes grants to enhance the capabilities of women and girls to realize their full potential, with emphasis on programs and services in the Kansas City region. This private foundation is especially interested in innovative means to help women gain self-sufficiency, build their capacity to function in our society, and become responsible citizens. The Fund favors projects that provide educational opportunities, build entrepreneurial skills, and cultivate and foster women’s leadership. Proposals from new as well as traditional organizations will be considered.
SKILLBUILDERS FUND FOUNDER MARJORIE POWELL ALLEN INDUCTED INTO THE STARR WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME. See full story here.