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Foundation announces opening of new grant cycle

Monday, February 1st, 2021

SALINA, Kan.— The Greater Salina Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for its February grant cycle. Online applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on February 15, 2021.

Over $65,000 is currently available through the following funds:

  • Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund – supports projects or programs that address arts and culture, community beautification, community social services and security, conservation and environment, education and health care.
  • Fund for Early Childhood Care, Education and Development – supports organizations or programs whose work furthers the care, education, development, health, safety and human service needs of children ages 0-6 to better prepare them for kindergarten.
  • Kansas Health Foundation Fund – supports preventative programs that support healthy living across Saline County.
  • P. “Pat” Mullen Fund – supports hands-on learning opportunities for school-age youth in the areas of arts, humanities, science, technology and invention.

Requests for funding up to $5,000 will be considered. The grant application and complete criteria for each fund are available at www.gscf.org/about-grants.

For more information, contact Brandee Mayginnes, director of grants and scholarships, at 785-823-1800.