Foundation Funds

Endowed funds produce charitable income every year and help donors create a legacy of giving.

Enables donors to recommend grants to the charitable organizations or programs of their choice.

  • Dr. Kenneth & Dardanella Wedel Donor Advised Fund

Provides annual support for specific charities selected by the donor.

  • John & Olive L. Cornellisson Trust Fund
  • Kansas Health Foundation Operating Fund for Ottawa County
  • Kenneth & Madonna McCall Fund
  • Twin Valley Education Foundation Fund

Enables donors to support a designated cause or geographic area. (e.g. the arts, a specific community, etc.)

  • Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund
  • Delphos Community Fund
  • Ottawa County Public Health Fund
  • The Bennington Community Fund
  • The City of Tescott Improvement Fund
  • The Tescott Community Fund
  • John & Rosalie Merriman Fund

Supports foundation operations.

  • Ottawa County Administrative Fund

Supports the foundation’s community grantmaking.

  • Ottawa County Impact Fund

Assists and encourage promising students, including those challenged by educational costs.

  • John & Olive L. Cornellisson Scholarship Fund
  • Steve & Patricia Baccus Scholarship Fund

Provides annual income for nonprofit organizations in support of their charitable work.

  • Minneapolis First United Methodist Church Fund
  • Rock City Inc. Fund
  • Sunset Spiritualist Church Fund
  • United Church of Bennington Fund