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 Early Education
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
Nature Conservancy in Kansas
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

Natalie Wood joins GSCF staff

Natalie Wood has joined the Greater Salina Community Foundation as a grants and scholarships coordinator. A native of Randall, Kansas, Wood earned dual bachelor’s degrees in physical education (recreation/sports management) and communication from Fort Hays State University. In her new role, Natalie will oversee the administration of competitive grants and scholarships in several communities throughout GSCF’s 16-county service region. Previously, Wood worked in parks and recreation and education. Learn more about Natalie and the rest of the GSCF team on our staff page. [...]

Community foundation announces $3 million estate gift to benefit Salina church, theatre

Shirley Drawbaugh SALINA—Shirley Drawbaugh, a Salina native, has left an estate gift of $3 million to the Greater Salina Community Foundation for the benefit of First Presbyterian Church and Salina Community Theatre. The fund will permanently provide annual support for each organization. Born in Salina, Drawbaugh graduated from Salina High School in 1946 and Marymount College in 1950. She lived an ordinary life as an administrative assistant at the Mobil Oil Corporation in Kansas City, Missouri, where she worked for many years before returning home to Salina in 1983. Drawbaugh never married or had children, instead devoting her life to serving[...]