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

Greater Salina Community Foundation awards $41,000 in community grants

SALINA, Kan.— The Greater Salina Community Foundation recently awarded over $41,000 to 11 charitable projects and organizations in Saline County. The following organizations received funding: Domestic Violence Association of Central Kansas, $5,000 to purchase playground equipment for children who access DVACK services at the organization’s new facility.Heartland Early Education, $5,000 for food to send home with children, birth to age five, with food insecurities.  Salina Innovation Foundation, $4,929 to update The Temple’s wheelchair lift and ensure accessibility for the whole community.Salina Rescue Mission, $4,726.49 to replace the salad bar and add air curtains to the food preparation area.Big Brothers Big Sisters of Salina, $4,200 to host a weekly study hall for “littles.”Salina Media Connection, $4,000[...]

Community foundation sponsors SAYP's Party with a Purpose

Congratulations to the Love, Chloe Foundation! They were the grand prize winners at the Salina Area Young Professionals 3rd Annual Party with a Purpose Lip Sync Battle, held Friday, September 6, 2019, at Paramout Bar. As the winners, they received a check for $2,019.  In addition to a sponsorship from the community foundation, the event raised funds through raffle ticket sales and a $5 charge for all attendees. Other nonprofit participants included the Salina Emergency Aid Food Bank, the Salina Alzheimer's Association and Ashby House. The Love, Chloe Foundation makes it to the final round of the lip sync battle at Party With[...]