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  • 2020 Impact Report

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  • Washington and Oregon Nonprofits Receive $1 Million Boost from The Kuni Foundation

    Projects Include the Use of Artificial Intelligence in Breast Cancer Screenings, the Creation of an Autism Center of Excellence…

  • Stepping Stones to Stability: Addressing Intersection of Homelessness and Intellectual Challenges

    By William Dock, Ryther |

    Over the years of working with homeless youth in the Seattle area, Ryther has recognized a pattern: young adults…

  • Kuni Foundation Awards $13.2 Million to Oregon and Washington Nonprofits

    Grants Support Research Dismantling Disparities in Cancer Detection and Treatment for BIPOC Communities; Innovative Housing Solutions for People Experiencing…

  • PDX Pharmaceuticals Secures Additional Investment from the Kuni Foundation to Advance New Cancer-Fighting Precision Therapies

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    Portland, Oregon -- PDX Pharmaceuticals, a privately held company developing first-in-class nanotechnology-based therapies for treating cancer, received a seco…

  • Finding Creativity and Connection in COVID Times

    By Jenny R. Stadler | |

    Guest post by: Jenny Stadler, Executive Director, PHAME Our world has changed entirely in the months since the pandemic began. And…

  • Shining Light on the Housing Crisis for People Experiencing I/DD

    We believe housing is a basic human right. Stable housing supports and enhances health, well-being and community connectedness. Yet,…

  • New Report Finds People Experiencing Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Are Severely Undercounted and Face Escalating Housing Insecurity

  • Stephen’s Place

    We partner with families to provide loving, supportive adult care home for adults with developmental disabilities. Our unique approach…

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  • Kuni Foundation Awards $1.3 Million through Imagination Grants Program

    Funding Supports Emerging and Established Cancer Research Leaders andInnovative Programs for Individuals who Experience Intellectual ChallengesThrough its Imag…

  • John Hunter, M.D.

    Dr. John Hunter was born in Hanover, New Hampshire, in 1955. He attended Harvard College, where he graduated with…

  • Sean Kuni

    Like his father Wayne, Sean spent his career in the automobile sales industry. Starting at the age of 12,…

  • Greg Goodwin

    A prominent business and community leader, Greg Goodwin formerly served as the Chief Executive Officer of Kuni Automotive, a…

  • Gretchen Schackel

    Gretchen is a self-admitted “data nerd” who is passionate about bridging the gap between foundations and nonprofits. Before joining…

  • Angela Hult

    Angela’s career combines her personal and professional commitment to service. Before joining the Foundation, Angela previously led all philanthropic…

  • Accessibility Policy

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    Accessibility Policy The Kuni Foundation is committed to ensuring that all individuals, including but not limited to those who are…

  • Grant FAQs

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    Grant FAQs What Do You Fund? We have two strategic focus areas:projects and initiatives that promote inclusion andperson-focused opportunities…

  • Intellectual & Developmental Disability Grants

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    Process and ScheduleProgram Opens:June 01, 2021LOI Due by midnight:July 16, 2021LOI applicants notified of decision & invitations extended for…

  • Cancer Research Grants

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    Process and ScheduleProgram Opens:June 01, 2021LOI Due by midnight:July 16, 2021LOI applicants notified of decision & invitations extended for…

  • Advocacy

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    Powering PotentialAdvocacy in tandem with funding plays an integral role in shaping policies, programs and systems that enhance the…