- This Grant Application Period Opens 5/01/2023 -

Mentor Kansas, in partnership with the Kansas Volunteer Commission, is proud to announce a new mini-grant opportunity to help volunteer and mentor organizations in Kansas build their capacity around social justice. Mentor Kansas and the Commission strive to increase power, representation, and agency among historically marginalized communities. We believe in the fair treatment of all people in a society, including respect for the rights of and equitable distribution of resources among community members.


  • Elizabeth B. Ballard Community Center
  • Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence
  • Child Advocacy Center of Sedgwick County, Kansas, Inc.
  • Children First CEO Kansas, Inc.
  • Cross-Lines Community Outreach, Inc.
  • Episcopal Social Services, Inc. (DBA Breakthrough)
  • HandsOn Kansas State
  • Kansas Appleseed
  • Peace Connections
  • The Family Conservancy, Inc.
  • Thrive Allen County
  • Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library
  • United Way of Douglas County

For planning purposes, prior-year guidelines and application materials can be provided upon request. Please email



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Topeka, KS 66612-1212

Phone: (785) 368-7436


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