Holiday Cards

Give from the heart, not a shopping cart! This holiday season, honor your friends, colleagues or loved ones with a donation of $20 or more to their favorite charity’s permanent fund at the Greater Salina Community Foundation. We’ll send the honoree a beautiful, personalized card announcing your gift made in their name. It’s a simple, meaningful way to show you care and give back to causes they love.

How does it work?

You: Donate $20 or more to the foundation fund of your choice and provide the name of the honoree. (Find a complete list of funds under the “Funds” drop down menu above.) 

The Foundation: Sends the honoree a personalized holiday card announcing your donation made in their name and provides you with a tax receipt for your charitable gift.

Orders will open Dec. 3 and close on Dec. 18.

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