Wyandotte County Charity & Non Profit

Find Wyandotte County Kansas charities and nonprofits. Charities and nonprofits provide information on charitable donations, jobs, volunteering, and events.

Catholic Charities 1708 Steele Road Kansas KS 66106 913-432-3141

Catholic Charities 2220 Central Avenue Kansas KS 66102 913-621-3445

Community Foundation of Wyandotte County 755 Minnesota Avenue Kansas KS 66101 913-371-7174

Cross Lines Community Outreach 736 Shawnee Avenue Kansas KS 66105 913-281-3388

Greater Kansas City Laborers Training Fund 8944 Kaw Drive Kansas KS 66111 913-441-6100

Harvest America Franklin Center 155 South 18th Street Kansas KS 66102 913-342-2121

Humane Society Of Greater Kansas City 5445 Parallel Parkway Kansas KS 66104 913-596-1000

KU Endowment Association 4125 Rainbow Boulevard Kansas KS 66103 913-562-2700

Kansas City Blind All Stars Foundation 1100 State Avenue Kansas KS 66102 913-281-3308

Leavenworth Road Association 6100 Leavenworth Road Kansas KS 66104 913-788-3988

National Soccer Association of America 800 Ann Avenue Kansas KS 66101 913-362-1747

Salvation Army 1200 North 7th Street Kansas KS 66101 913-342-5500

Salvation Army 500 North 7th Street Kansas KS 66101 913-321-7068

Salvation Army 1331 North 75 Place Kansas KS 66112 913-299-4822

About Wyandotte County Charities & Non-Profits

Wyandotte County Charities are not-for-profit organizations that have a philanthropic goal in Wyandotte County, KS. The mission of a Wyandotte County Charity is to benefit the general public through its work, which is often educational, religious, or organized around public interest activities. Charities can include Wyandotte County churches, educational organizations, hospitals or medical research organizations, or organizations tied to public universities.

You may contact Non-Profit Charitable organizations for questions about:
  • Wyandotte County nonprofit organizations
  • Making donations and volunteering
  • Wyandotte County 501(c)3 tax exempt organizations
  • Donation and contribution tax deductions
  • Wyandotte County Charity ratings and rankings
Types of Wyandotte County Charities

There are many types of Wyandotte County Charities that focus on benefiting society and the general public. Some Charities are structured to help animals, either through supporting animal welfare, wildlife conservation, or in zoos and aquariums. Other Wyandotte County charitable organizations prioritize environmental causes or health issues such as medical research, public health risks, or treating the sick and disabled. Wyandotte County nonprofits can also have educational missions, including serving as educational institutions or supporting students through funding.

International NGOs, or non-governmental organizations, are typically classified as Charities. They are organized around providing international development aid, disaster relief and humanitarian aid, or human rights advocacy and aid for children. Another major category of Charities in Wyandotte County, Kansas is organized around arts and culture, such as museums and art galleries, performing arts organizations, libraries, and public broadcasting organizations. These Wyandotte County nonprofits preserve artistic and cultural heritage and also serve an educational mission.

Fundraising Programs

Wyandotte County nonprofits have fundraising programs and receive contributions from many different sources. Funding can come from the general public, the Wyandotte County government, private corporations and foundations, or other Charities. At least a third of a Charity's financial support must come from the general public. This funding is used by the Charity to advance its goals. Charities can also raise money through events, product or membership sales, or grants. Wyandotte County grants can come from the government, foundations, or individuals, and they typically require an application process.

501(c)3 Tax Exemption

Charities are exempt from paying certain taxes because of the contributions they make to the public. As Non-Profit organizations, Charities in Kansas do not declare a profit and instead use their revenue and fundraising to run the Charity and benefit the public interest. Legally, Charities can be organized in a number of ways to maintain their tax-exempt status. Contributions made to certain Charities, known as Wyandotte County 501(c)(3) groups, are tax-deductible for the donors, while other Charities are exempt from taxes but donations are still taxed.