Partner With Us

We consider professional advisors—estate planners, attorneys, accountants, financial advisors, and others—as partners in the charitable giving process. By working together, we can help fulfill your clients’ personal financial and charitable goals while leaving an everlasting impact on the community.

We can help you by…

  • Consulting with you and your clients on ways the Community Foundation can help them meet their charitable and financial goals.
  • Offering strategies for discussing charitable giving with your clients.
  • Providing fund document templates.
  • Providing sample will and trust language.
  • Hosting annual education workshops for professional advisors. To receive an invitation to our next workshop, email Rita Northup.
  • Providing you with resources about charitable giving and community foundations.

Recent News

Sharing the Love with Community Grants

During our recent community grant cycle, more than $43,000 was awarded to 13 charitable projects and organizations in Saline County! We're excited to #ShareTheLove with all of our recipients this week! This round of grants was made possible by three funds at the community foundation: Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, which supports projects and programs that improve the community’s quality of life. Fund for Early Childhood Care, Education and Development, established by Mark and Jane Berkley to better prepare children in Ottawa and Saline Counties for kindergarten.YW Legacy Fund, which supports initiatives that align with the mission of the[...]

Youth baseball and softball grants available for 2019 season

SALINA, Kan.—The Greater Salina Community Foundation is accepting grant applications for the Youth Baseball Fund and the Sunflower Softball Fund. Applications open on February 1, 2019. These funds support local youth who would otherwise not be able to participate in baseball or softball due to limited financial resources. Grants may be used to cover registration fees, tournament fees, equipment, uniforms and clinics. This season, over $7,500 is available for baseball and $1,800 is available for softball. Application deadlines are February 15, March 15, April 15 and May 15, 2019. Funding will be awarded on a first come, first served basis and decisions will be announced after[...]