Founding Donors

We are forever grateful for the support of these generous donors who heard the story and believed in the vision of the Washington County Community Foundation.

Individuals & Families
Dr. Roger & Diane Baskerville
Russell & Diane Behrends
Valeria Mueller Converse & LTC (R) M. Wayne Converse
Norman & Janet L. Elliott
Chad Hiltgen & Elizabeth Baskerville Hiltgen
Charles, Lori, Jesse & Orin Huber
Dale & Lila Keesecker
Brice E. Leonard
Tim & Jan Matlack
Charles & Grace Mueller
Steve & Denise Pierson
Calvin & Merry Roop
Jim Scheetz
James H. Smart, DVM & Billie Jo Smart
Mary Tate- TATE, LLC
Dennis & Sally von Waaden
In Memory of Harold & Shirley Wiemers
Business Entities
Bruna Implement Company
First National Bank of Washington
J & N Elliott Construction, Inc.
Landoll Corporation
United Bank & Trust- Linn & Washington 

Recent News

Community foundation announces spring grant recipients

The Washington County Community Foundation recently awarded $13,105 in spring grants to 12 charitable community projects in Washington County. Grants were awarded from the Clifton Community Fund, Hanover Community Fund, Kansas Health Foundation Fund, Washington County Opportunity Fund and the Buckshot and Christine Buchanan Donor Advised Fund. The following organizations received funding: City of Hanover/Hanover Park PRIDE, $2,506.42 to build a handicap-accessible sidewalk at Vets Park.Morrowville Community Center, $1,548 for new chairs for the community center.Washington County Fair Association, $1,538 for new chairs for the Washington County Fairgrounds.City of Clifton-New Beautification Committee, $1,400 for new street signs for the city of Clifton.City of Greenleaf, $1,226 for restroom upgrades in City Park.KSDS,[...]

Community foundation announces Match Madness on May 7

The Washington County Community Foundation will host Match Madness, a county-wide giving day, on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. On this day, donations to any fund at the community foundation will be matched proportionally up to 50% from a match pool of $2,500. Donations can be made in one of three ways: Give online at www.washingtoncountycf.org/matchmadness anytime between 12 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. CST on May 7, 2019.Mail gifts to the foundation at PO Box 24, Washington, KS 66968, postmarked May 7.Deliver cash or check donations to a community foundation board member May 7: Donna Frye, Stephen Hendrickson, Chad Hiltgen, Steve Joonas, Doris Nanninga, Clarice Ohlde, Mary Spence or[...]