LELAND FIKES FOUNDATION

The Leland Fikes Foundation is a private, grantmaking foundation in Dallas, Texas. Founded in 1954, the Foundation is named for Leland Fikes, a prominent oil and gas executive, real estate investor, and philanthropist. Today, the Foundation is guided by second and third generations of the Fikes family. Leland's son, Lee Fikes, led the Foundation for over fifty years. Lee's wife, Amy Fikes, currently serves as president. Their children serve as directors.

Who We Are

Lee Fikes, Chair
Amy Fikes, President
Brendan Fikes, Director
Katie Fikes Lavie, Director

Grants Awarded Since 1954:

Total Granted $ 212,842,390 665 Unique Organizations 44 Grants of $1 Million or more 3,171 Total Grants Awarded
In The Last 10 Years: Total Granted $ 63,188,593 Average Grant $ 136,772 Median Grant $ 40,000