Strong support from local and national foundations — as well as other research-oriented funding entities — allows the Kinder Institute to provide innovative and meaningful research. The following foundations and other organizations back the Institute through research and other support.

Current as of May 31, 2018.


Research Grants

Annie E. Casey Foundation
Feeding America
Houston Endowment, Inc.
Kinder Foundation
Laura and John Arnold Foundation
National Conference on Citizenship
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Spencer Foundation
University of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research
The University of Texas at Austin
Wallace Foundation
William T. Grant Foundation


Other Grants and Contributions

Baxter Trust
The Brown Foundation, Inc.
Larsen Family Charitable Fund
The Rockefeller Foundation
Sklar Family Foundation