Partner With Us

We consider professional advisors—estate planners, attorneys, accountants, financial advisors, and others—as partners in the charitable giving process. By working together, we can help fulfill your clients’ personal financial and charitable goals while leaving an everlasting impact on the community.

We can help you by…

  • Consulting with you and your clients on ways the Community Foundation can help them meet their charitable and financial goals.
  • Offering strategies for discussing charitable giving with your clients.
  • Providing fund document templates.
  • Providing sample will and trust language.
  • Hosting  education workshops for professional advisors locally and in Salina, KS, through our host Foundation, the Greater Salina Community Foundation. To receive an invitation to our next workshop, email us.
  • Providing you with resources about charitable giving and community foundations.

Recent News

Ottawa County Community Foundation awards over $42,000 in spring grants

Ottawa County Community Foundation awards over $42,000 in spring grants MINNEAPOLIS, Kan.— During its spring grant cycle, the Ottawa County Community Foundation awarded over $42,000 to 10 projects throughout Ottawa County. The following organizations received funding:   Love In The Name of Christ, $2,500 to fund equipment needs to Ottawa County Summer Café. The City of Tescott, $7,500 for improvements to John Hutchinson Memorial Trails. Bennington Senior Citizen Center, $4,200 to cover roof repairs for the Senior Center. Ottawa County Fire District 4 – EMS, $7,700 to assist with the purchase of bunker gear for first responders. USD 239, $2,000 to help with Entrepreneur opportunities. VFW Post 3201,[...]

Gifts to the community foundation are worth more in March

MINNEAPOLIS, Kan.—The Ottawa County Community Foundation could earn additional dollars for the charitable grants in the community through a county-wide Match Month gift campaign. Throughout the month of March, the Dane G. Hansen Foundation will match all public gifts to the Ottawa County Impact Fund at the Ottawa County Community Foundation, up to $50,000. Every dollar donated will be matched with $1.50. The Ottawa County Impact Fund is an unrestricted community grant fund created by individuals who have contributed money to the Foundation for charitable uses to address the present and future needs of Ottawa County. Donations can be made online here:[...]