Inspiring the Future


Welcome to Herb Kohl Philanthropies

Philanthropy has always been part of Herb Kohl's ethos. Now it is part of his foundation's new name. Herb Kohl Philanthropies (HKP) continues a legacy of giving that has followed Herb Kohl's truly inspiring career through retail business, professional sports and public service. Today, philanthropy encompasses his work and passion which especially focus on investing in education.

HKP is a private foundation that awards grants to non-profit organizations that are tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Funding is restricted to Wisconsin based organizations with an emphasis on those that benefit the people of the Greater Milwaukee area.

About HKP

A leader in the private sector and public service, Herb Kohl has lived his life and values for the benefit of Milwaukee and Wisconsin...

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What We Do

Herb Kohl Philanthropies operates as one entity supporting several initiatives, all aimed at improving educational outcomes, economic...

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Grants and Giving

Herb Kohl Philanthropies offers the following grant opportunities designed to help strengthen Wisconsin and address each...

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