West Texas What We Don’t Fund

The King Foundation does not award grants:


  • To individuals.
  • To organizations or programs that do not serve residents of our geographic focus in Texas or Arkansas.
  • To organizations that are not tax exempt or have not received their 501c3 designation from the Internal Revenue Service.
  • For general operating support, annual fund drives, or funds to offset operating losses including retiring debt incurred to cover those losses.
  • To create endowments.
  • Toward galas, balls, luncheons, or other events benefitting charitable organizations.
  • To efforts to treat or cure a single disease or condition.
  • To support medical research.
  • To church or seminary construction, or religious programs.
  • Toward the cost of hosting or attending professional conferences or symposia, or participating in amateur sports competitions or similar activities.