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Year-End Giving Guidelines

Here are some tips for completing your 2018 gifts to the Foundation before the end of the year. If you have any questions about year-end giving, contact Susan Weis, Director of Finance, at 785-823-1800 or susanweis@gscf.org. To Make Your Gift by Check: Date your check on or before December 31, 2018. Mail via U.S. Postal […]

Ottawa County Community Foundation awards over $51,000

  The Ottawa County Community Foundation recently awarded over $51,000 in fall grants to area nonprofits. Grants were funded through the foundation’s Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Ottawa County and the Ottawa County Public Health Fund. The following organizations received grants: Minneapolis Recreation Commission, $22,800 for improvements to the […]

Apply now for fall grants

The Ottawa County Community Foundation is accepting applications for fall grants. Online applications are due Monday, October 1, 2018. Over $70,000 in grants is available to charitable projects in Ottawa County. Funding includes $50,000 from the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, $9,973 from the Ottawa County Community Impact Fund, and $10,514 from the Ottawa […]

Ottawa County Community Foundation awards over $121,000 in spring grants

  The Ottawa County Community Foundation recently awarded over $121,000 in spring grants to area nonprofits. Grants were funded through the foundation’s Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, the Ottawa County Impact Fund, Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Ottawa County, the Ottawa County Public Health Fund and the Tescott Community Fund. The following organizations received […]

Free Webinar: Looking Beyond Hansen for Funding

When communities are considering a large project such as a new community building or a new swimming pool, project planners may wonder where to go for funding. In Northwest Kansas, the Dane G. Hansen Foundation immediately comes to mind, but there are many other sources to consider for project support. Plus, grant applications to any […]