Financial Documents and Policies

The Foundation’s mission is to meet charitable community needs through leadership, grants and services. One way we achieve our mission is to facilitate prudent management and care of our funds.

The Foundation believes the best long-term performance will be achieved through a balanced portfolio consisting of 75% equities and 25% fixed income and cash. The funds are invested with Vanguard and governed by a local Finance Committee at GSCF.

Financial Documents

GSCF Statement of Investment Policy
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Most Recent Quarterly Return Information (9-30-19)

The Foundation’s annual audit is available at our office through a scheduled appointment.

Policies

Privacy Policy
Gift Acceptance Policy
Nondiscrimination Policy

Recent News

Oakdale Students Grow Through the Gift of Robotics

Last year, on Giving Tuesday, Oakdale Elementary School received a $1,000 grant from the Greater Salina Community Foundation to start a First LEGO League Robotics team. First LEGO League is a national robotics building competition that gives students a real-world problem to solve as a team. They work together to design and program the LEGO robots to complete tasks, then meet for regional tournaments to share their knowledge, compare ideas and display their robots. “This grant provided us with funds to get the program started. Without the funding, we would not have had the money to purchase the after-school snacks, pay[...]

2019 Year-End Giving Information

Year-End Giving Information Here are some ways you may complete your 2019 gift to GSCF by the end of the year. Your gift by checkDate your check on or before December 31, 2019, and mail via U.S. Postal Service with a postmark on or before December 31st.Gifts made by check that are mailed through the U.S. Postal service with a postmark and check date before December 31, 2019 will be counted for 2019 regardless of when they arrive at the Foundation.The address for mailing, shipping, or hand-delivery of your check:Greater Salina Community Foundation119 W Iron, 8th FloorPO Box 2876Salina, KS 67402-2876Your gift[...]