The FIRE Foundation is an independent nonprofit organization that makes grants to Catholic schools within the boundaries of Diocese of Kansas City – St. Joseph. Your gifts make it possible for schools to provide resources that empower learning and help students with special needs succeed. The FIRE Foundation helps partner schools:


  • Hire paraprofessionals
  • Provide salaries for special education teachers 
  • Acquire essential learning technology (like iPads and Chromebooks)
  • Provide training for teachers and staff


Learn more about the impact and reach of FIRE’s support: FIRE’s Impact


Questions? Call the FIRE Office, 816.520.2619
If you would like to send a donation by check, please mail to:


FIRE Foundation
20 W. 9th Street
Kansas City, MO  64105