GSCF Affiliate Program

The Greater Salina Community Foundation’s Affiliate Program provides a mechanism to build local philanthropy across north central Kansas. Affiliates receive financial and administrative services, marketing support, on-going training, and technical assistance from GSCF staff.

GSCF serves the following 13 affiliates:

Greater Salina Community Foundation Staff

The Greater Salina Community Foundation was established in 1999 and is led by Executive Director, Jessica Martin and six other staff members. If a member of OCCF cannot be reached, you many contact any of the staff at their office, 785-823-1800 or email them directly.

Jessica Martin, Executive Director
Susan Weis, Financial Officer
Rita Northup, Administrative Assistant
Katy Kitchen, Affiliate Coordinator
Karie Bogart, Affiliate Grants Coordinator
Brandee Mayginnes, Program/Scholarship Coordinator
Megan Robl, Marketing & Communications Coordinator

 

For more information about the Greater Salina Community Foundation, please visit their website at www.gscf.org.

Recent News

Community foundation announces scholarship recipients

The Ottawa County Community Foundation recently announced the first recipients of the John and Olive Cornellisson Scholarship. This new scholarship is for graduating seniors of a USD 239 or USD 240 high school who are pursuing further education in the areas of agriculture or vocational training. Colby Nichols, Minneapolis, received a $7,350 scholarship, and Corey Nichols, Minneapolis, received a $3,815 scholarship. More information about the foundation’s scholarship program can be found at www.ottawacountycf.org/scholarships. Colby NicholsCorey Nichols [...]

Ottawa County Community Foundation awards over $81,000

MINNEAPOLIS, Kan.— The Ottawa County Community Foundation recently awarded over $81,000 in spring grants to 10 charitable projects across the county. Grants were funded through the foundation’s Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, Kansas Health Foundation Fund, Ottawa County Public Health Fund, Ottawa County Impact Fund, Bennington Community Fund, and the Tescott Community Fund. The following organizations received grants: Ottawa County, $20,000 for new bathroom facilities at the Minneapolis fairgrounds and athletics fields. City of Bennington, $18,300 to repair and update Bennington Sports Complex ball fields. City of Tescott, $10,000 to purchase a new excavator for clean-up projects and maintenance. City of Minneapolis/Minneapolis Golf Course,[...]