Building Community

We bring together philanthropists, dollars and ideas to build a better Wichita.

Our Mission

We invest in people and ideas to spark change


Our Vision

We envision a place where all Wichitans thrive and belong.

Our Values Power Us To…

Lead with courage

We tackle the toughest challenges in Wichita

Grow equitable relationships

We harness the diversity of Wichita, equity of opportunity and inclusive participation

Ignite philanthropy

We partner with Wichitans to spark social change and produce results

Believe in Wichita

We cultivate a spirit of community and brighter future for all Wichitans

We are guided in our work by our Strategic Framework, which requires us to be bold, inclusive and responsive to the needs in our community.


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National Standards for Community Foundations

The Wichita Foundation is accredited with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations – the highest standards for philanthropic excellence.

Build the future with us

Let’s address community needs and make Wichita a better place, together.

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