English  |  Español

Skip Navigation Links

Women and Cancer
Women and Violence
Help Now
Events
About Us
The Mary Kay Foundation
dedicated to ending women's cancers and domestic abuse

March 15, 2016, marks the 20th Anniversary of the Mary Kay Foundation. The first grants given in 1997 were 5 cancer research grants for a total of $500,000. In 2015, The Foundation gave almost $5 million to its two causes – eliminating cancers that affect women and ending the epidemic of violence against women. Our accomplishments are highlighted in our 2015 Year in Review.

What a testimony to Mary Kay’s legacy that the foundation she started would be a dynamic force in so many women’s lives 20 years later. One way that we can celebrate her legacy of love is by making a tribute in honor of her today.

Help now… you can make a difference in the lives of women across the nation.

Follow TMKF on:
Facebook Icon Foundation Blog Icon Twitter Icon Instagram Icon


The major supporter of The Mary Kay Foundation
Women and Cancer
Resources & Information
Inspiring Stories
Research Grant Program
Our Cancer Grants at Work
Women and Violence
Resources & Programs
Inspiring Stories
Shelter Grant Program
Our Shelter Grants at Work
Help Now
Contribute Now
Gift and Resource Items
Other Ways to Help
Planned Giving
Tributes
Volunteer
Events
Upcoming Events
Event Highlights
Host an Event
Recent Events
About Us
Contact Us
Corporate Partner
Program

FAQ
News & Awards
Our History
Mary Kay Inc. is the major corporate sponsor of The Mary Kay Foundation. Because of the Company’s generous support, more than 97 percent of dollars donated by supporters like you can go directly to programs and research. Less than three percent goes to administrative and overhead costs.
© 2009 The Mary Kay Foundation