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 (3-31-19)

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

Policies

Privacy Policy
Gift Acceptance Policy
Nondiscrimination Policy

Recent News

Community foundation awards over $60,000 in scholarships

GSCF scholarship recipients at the 2019 Scholarship Recognition Banquet, held at Salina Country Club on May 22. The Greater Salina Community Foundation has awarded over $60,000 in scholarships to area students for the upcoming academic year. The following recipients were recognized at a banquet held at the Salina Country Club on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. The Alice A. Riggs Ell-Saline K-State Scholarship is for graduates of Ell-Saline High School who will attend Kansas State University in Manhattan. Kamdyn Johnson, Salina, received a $1,000 scholarship. The Alma Olson and Michael T. Olson Scholarship is for students of North Central Kansas Technical College pursuing a[...]

Foundation welcomes new staff members

The Greater Salina Community Foundation announces the following new hires: Kora Copas Kora Copas has joined the foundation as a staff accountant. A native of Courtland, Kansas, Copas has a bachelor’s degree in business management and accounting from Kansas Wesleyan University. In her new role, she will support the foundation’s finance department in the areas of gift and grant processing, fund reporting and accounting operations. Prior to GSCF, Copas previously worked in the healthcare accounting field. Angela Kerner Angela Kerner is the foundation’s new affiliate operations coordinator. A lifelong Kansan, Kerner is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a B.F.A. in art history. In her new role, she[...]