Carl B. and Florence E. King Foundation

By: Art Leatherwood

Type: General Entry

Published: August 1, 1995

The Carl B. and Florence E. King Foundation, established in 1966, provides support to agencies in the fields of arts and culture, education, community improvement, and health and human services. In 1991 the foundation had assets of over $31 million and income of more than $3 million. Grants were distributed to 156 recipients. Major grants were in the fields of education and arts and culture.

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Art Leatherwood, “Carl B. and Florence E. King Foundation,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 22, 2022,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

August 1, 1995