Dane G. Hansen Foundation Community Grants

The Dane G. Hansen Foundation, Logan, KS, is partnering with the Community Foundation to facilitate grants to improve the quality of life for communities in North Central Kansas.

Grants will be awarded to projects or programs that address:

  • Arts & Culture: Provide cultural and artistic opportunities to enhance the quality of life for local residents and to encourage tourism and the exchange of ideas.
  • Community Beautification: Support efforts to improve and maintain public spaces to enhance community pride and encourage socialization among residents.
  • Community Social Services & Security: Enhance access to social services needed for individuals of special needs and supports systems to provide community disaster relief and general community emergencies.
  • Conservation & Environment: Support efforts to improve and maintain high air and water quality, appreciation for our natural environment and enhances economic and social benefits of outdoor resources.
  • Education: Enhances the learning environment and expands opportunities of the public school system.  Provides increased self-reliance on personal life skills and workforce capability.
  • Health Care: Ensures access to quality health care services and promotes healthy life practices.

Preference will be given to applications that include community involvement and volunteerism.

Grants shall not be used to reduce or replace budgetary needs for programs or projects that are tax-supported.

Grants are not awarded for endowment or general operational expenses.

All applicants will need to complete a grant application form through our online grant system.  Click on “Apply for a Grant,” on the right to get started.  Use access code “GSCF” to apply for GSCF grants.

Click here to review additional Grant Guidelines.