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Community foundation accepting spring grant applications

WASHINGTON, Kan.—The Washington County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for spring grants. Online applications open Friday, February 1, and are due Monday, April 1, 2019. Over $11,000 is available to charitable projects in Washington County through the following funds: Washington County Opportunity Fund – available for projects that help fulfill the foundation’s mission to […]

Community foundation scholarships available

  The Washington County Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2019-2020 school year. The following scholarship is available: Columbus, Vera & Morris Jones Memorial Scholarship, for seniors graduating from Washington County High School with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Preference will go to students who plan to attend Kansas State University. Washington County […]

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. […]

Community foundation awards public health grants

    The Washington County Community Foundation recently awarded grants from the Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Washington County. Funding was awarded to projects that promote and protect the health and well-being of Washington County residents. The following organizations received funding: USD 223, $1,401.04 to purchase materials for area preschools to implement a social and […]

Now accepting applications for public health grants

The Washington County Community Foundation is accepting grant applications to the Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Washington County. Online grant applications are due Monday, October 1, 2018. Over $3,000 is available to promote and protect the health and well-being of Washington County residents, including preventative programs that encourage healthy lifestyles, behaviors and environments. Grants are […]