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

Assaria Community Fund accepting grant applications

The Greater Salina Community Foundation is accepting applications for grants from the Assaria Community Fund. Grants will be awarded to charitable projects that improve the quality of life for citizens in Assaria, Kansas. Online applications open April 15, 2019 and are due June 1. Requests up to $1,500 will be considered. More information and application instructions are available at http://gscf.org/search-apply-for-a-grant/.   Past grants from this fund have supported the Assaria Community Garden, as well as new playground equipment and signage at Assaria Family Park. For more information, please call Brandee Mayginnes, director of grants and scholarships, at 785-823-1800. [...]

Community foundation awards $27,000 in community grants

SALINA, Kan.— In its final grant cycle of the 2019 fiscal year, the Greater Salina Community Foundation awarded $27,226 to 10 charitable projects and organizations in Saline County. Recipients include: USD 305, $4,300 to purchase a Boss Laser cutter for the Salina South Middle School Technology Education program.Salina Area Technical College, $4,000 to support instructor salaries for the 2019 STEM-Related Day Camp for students in 6th through 10th grades.Salina Rescue Mission, $3,720 to replace a broken refrigreator and damaged food service equipment.Salina Art Center, $2,953 to support instructor salaries for the 2019 Summer Art education program.St. Mary Queen of the Universe, $2,953 to purchase[...]