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A Message from the Board Chairman

Dear Friends, On behalf of the board of directors, this letter is to inform you of a management change at the Foundation. If you were not already aware, Executive Director Bill Grevas passed away on November 11. Just prior to his passing, the board had elevated Jessica Martin to the position of Interim Executive Director, […]

Celebrate Philanthropy event to be held as scheduled

We have received questions from several of you regarding our Celebrate Philanthropy event scheduled for Thursday, November 16, 2017. The event will take place as planned. Please call our office at 785-823-1800 if you have any questions. Thank you!

Saline County residents discuss ideas for improvement

  Saline County residents discuss ideas for improvement By Erin Mathews, Salina Journal BROOKVILLE — The sticky notes consultant Betty Johnson handed out Tuesday night were big, but some of the ideas for ways to improve Salina and other Saline County communities that were written on the papers were bigger. By the end of the […]

Grants now available from YW Legacy Fund

The Greater Salina Community Foundation is now accepting applications for grants from the YW Legacy Fund. This year, $20,477 in grant funds is available to support initiatives that align with the mission of the former YWCA of Salina. Grant requests should address one or more of the following criteria: Encourage women’s growth, leadership and power […]

GSCF grants $3,000 to Therapeutic Recreation Program

On October 18, the Greater Salina Community Foundation awarded $3,000 from the Kansas Health Foundation Fund for GSCF to the Salina Parks and Recreation Department’s Therapeutic Recreation Program. Grants from the Kansas Health Foundation Fund for GSCF are made to Saline County programs that promote healthy lifestyles, behaviors and environments. This grant will support several […]