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

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[...]

Saint Francis Ministries receives YW Legacy Grant

On behalf of the Elden V. Miller Family Charitable Trust, the Greater Salina Community Foundation has awarded $4,077 to Saint Francis Ministries to support child victims of human trafficking. This grant will help provide specialized treatment for young girls who have survived child sex trafficking through Saint Francis’ Clover House, a residential therapy program. This gift from the Elden V. Miller Family Charitable Trust was awarded through the YW Legacy Fund, which is held at the community foundation. Established in 2006, the YW Legacy Fund supports initiatives that align with the mission of the former YWCA of Salina by providing annual grants to projects that strive to make Salina[...]