Organization Funds

Organization Funds provide a vehicle for nonprofit organizations to establish endowments for long-term support. Contributions to these funds come from donors and from the organizations themselves.

Organization Fund Guidelines
Organization Fund Grant Request Form

Children & Youth
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Salina
Boy Scouts of America, Coronado Area Council
Child Advocacy & Parenting Services(CAPS)
Child Care Aware of Kansas
The First Tee of Saline County
Girl Scouts of Central Kansas
Heartland-Head Start
KIAAA Endowment
Martin Luther King, Jr. Child Development Center
Saint Francis Community Services
Salina Child Care Association
Saline County 4-H Development
School Marathon Foundation
Teen Town, Inc.
Webster Conference Center

Community Development
North Salina Community Development

Health & Human Services
Access Foundation of Kansas (OCCK)
Ambucs, Salina A.M. Chapter
American Red Cross (Central & Western Kansas)
Ashby House, Ltd.
Bethany Home Association
Birthright of Salina
Catholic Charities
Central Kansas Foundation
Central Kansas Mental Health Center
Circles of the Heartland
Domestic Violence Association of Central Kansas (DVACK)
Emergency Aid/Food Bank
Hospice of Salina
Love, Chloe Foundation
Osborne County Memorial Hospital
Pregnancy Service Center
Salina Area United Way
Salina Habitat for Humanity
Salina Health Education Foundation
Salina Regional Health Foundation
Salina Rescue Mission
The Salvation Army
Sunflower Adult Day Services

Arts & Culture
Central Kansas Flywheels Museum
Friends of the River Foundation
Friends of the Smoky Hill Museum
Kansas Museums Association Fund
The Land Institute
Rolling Hills Zoo
Salina Art Center
Salina Arts & Humanities Foundation
Salina Community Theatre
Salina Family YMCA
Salina Public Library
Salina Symphony
Stiefel Theatre-Performing Arts Foundation

Education
Bethany College
Cornerstone Classical School
Kansas Music Educators Association
Kansas State Polytechnic
Kansas University Endowment Association
KU School of Medicine-Salina
Kansas Wesleyan University Foundation
Sacred Heart Jr./Sr High School
St. John’s Military School
St. Mary’s Grade School Endowment
Salina Area Tech Education
Salina Christian Academy
Salina Education Foundation

Smoky Hill Education Service Center

Spirituality
Belmont Blvd. Christian Church
Center for Spirituality & Leadership
Christ the King Lutheran Church
Church of the Cross
First Baptist Church
First Presbyterian Church of Salina
First United Methodist Church
Friends of Cornerstone Charitable Foundation
Rolling Hills United Church of Christ
St. Mary’s Queen of the Universe Catholic Church
Salina Heights Christian Church
Sunrise Presbyterian Church
Trinity Lutheran Church
Trinity United Methodist Church
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Salina
University United Methodist Church

Recent News

Grants now available from YW Legacy Fund at GSCF

  The Greater Salina Community Foundation is now accepting applications for grants from the YW Legacy Fund. This year, over $19,000 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 to attain a common vision for peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all people. Help children attain their greatest potential. Create an environment to assist in the physical and mental health and well-being of women and their families. Pursue the elimination of racism wherever it[...]

Over $37,000 awarded during August grant cycle

  During its recent August grant cycle, the Greater Salina Community Foundation awarded over $37,000 in grants to 10 area nonprofit organizations. Funding was provided through the foundation’s L.P. “Pat” Mullen Fund and the Kansas Health Foundation Fund for GSCF. Recipients include: St. Johns Military School, $5,000 to develop a combination makerspace and STEAM lab where cadets in grades six through 12 can explore a variety of STEAM activities through the school’s Explorers Club and in academic classes. Saline County Back to School Fair, $5,000 for the 2019 Saline County Back To School Fair, which provides free backpacks and school supplies to[...]