Since 1913, when Parker Browne Francis II first launched the Oxygen Gas Company in Kansas City, Missouri, the Francis family has been an inspirational and influential force in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Today, thanks to the vision of Parker B. Francis and his son John B. Francis, the Francis Family Foundation celebrates 58 years of philanthropy, including the funding of the Parker B. Francis Pulmonary Fellowship Program and support of educational and arts programs geographically located within the greater Kansas City metropolitan area. It is in the context of this history that the 2011 Annual Report honors the accomplishments of more than 263 grants representing a social investment of approximately $5 million. Please follow the link to access the 2011 Annual Report in its entirety.
2011 Annual Report
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