About Us

Our Mission

The Kenny Family Foundation unites the power of philanthropy and partnerships with innovative strategies to create greater equity and opportunity in New Castle County, Delaware. Our emphasis on promoting social welfare, providing assistance to those in need and contributing to humanitarian endeavors is carried out through the support we provide to our community’s non-profit organizations.

Giving Back

The Kenny Family Foundation has served as a charitable foundation since 2008, allowing donors to collaborate with us in transforming New Castle County. We support over 1,000 charitable organizations in New Castle County with microgrants and partnerships. These organizations feed our hungry neighbors, care for the sick and elderly, educate and inspire our children, and help enrich our lives through the arts and humanities. Fully engaged with our community, these partnerships are the heart and soul of our foundation. Like other foundations, we provide grants; but as a community foundation, we fulfill many roles:

  • Partners in charitable giving from individuals, families and organizations
  • Provider of financial support and nourishment to nonprofit organizations
  • Engaging and connecting grassroot community efforts to build awareness
  • Collaboration with diverse community leaders to address regional issues
  • Grant provider on pressing and critical issues facing New Castle County

Over 1,000 Charitable Organizations Supported
More Than $1,200,000 In Philanthropic Contributions Raised
Since 2011 Over $1,152,000 Donated

Charitable Giving

A vibrant and dynamic philanthropic engine, The Kenny Family Foundation has granted out, on average, $250,000 annually since our inception. The Kenny Family Foundation has the insights, relationships and experience to make your charitable giving meaningful and effective. With an impressive track record of achievement and a relentless focus on strengthening outcomes for current and future generations of New Castle County, it is no wonder families, donors, non-profits and companies have trusted us as their philanthropic partner since our inception.

Make A Donation

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Request A Donation

To learn more about a partnership with support from the Kenny Family Foundation for your organization in 2016, please click here.

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