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

Arts & Culture

  • Central Kansas Flywheels Museum Fund
  • Friends of the Smoky Hill Museum Fund
  • Kansas Museums Association Fund
  • Salina Art Center Fund
  • Salina Arts & Humanities Foundation
  • Salina Community Theatre Fund
  • Salina Innovation Foundation (The Temple) Fund
  • Salina Public Library Fund
  • Salina Symphony Fund
  • Stiefel Theatre Fund

Children & Youth

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Salina Fund
  • Boy Scouts of America, Coronado Area Council Fund
  • Child Advocacy & Parenting Services (CAPS) Fund
  • Child Care Aware of Kansas Fund
  • The First Tee of Saline County Fund
  • Girl Scouts of Central Kansas Fund
  • KIAAA Endowment Fund
  • Love, Chloe Foundation Fund
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Child Development Center Fund
  • Salina Child Care Association Fund
  • Saline County 4-H Development Fund
  • School Marathon Foundation Fund
  • Teen Town, Inc. (The City) Fund
  • USD 305 Heartland- Head Start Fund

Community Development

  • North Salina Community Development Fund

Conservation & Environment

  • The Land Institute Fund
  • Friends of the River Foundation Fund
  • The Nature Conservancy in Kansas Fund
  • Rolling Hills Zoo Fund

Education

  • Bethany College Fund
  • Cornerstone Classical School Fund
  • Kansas Music Educators Association Fund
  • Kansas State Polytechnic Fund
  • KU Endowment Association Fund
  • KU School of Medicine- Salina Fund
  • Kansas Wesleyan University Fund
  • Sacred Heart Jr/Sr High School Fund
  • St. Mary’s Grade School Fund
  • Salina Area Technical College Fund
  • Salina Education Foundation Fund
  • Smoky Hill Education Service Center Fund

Health & Human Services

  • Access Foundation of Kansas (OCCK) Fund
  • AMBUCS, Salina A.M. Chapter Fund
  • American Red Cross of Central and Western Kansas Fund
  • Ashby House, Ltd. Fund
  • Bethany Home Association Fund
  • Birthright of Salina Fund
  • Catholic Charities of Northern Kansas Fund
  • Central Kansas Foundation Fund
  • Central Kansas Mental Health Center Fund
  • Domestic Violence Association of Central Kansas (DVACK) Fund
  • Hospice of Salina Fund
  • Noon Network AMBUCS Fund
  • Pregnancy Service Center Fund
  • Saint Francis Ministries Fund
  • Salina Area United Way Fund
  • Salina Emergency Aid / Food Bank Fund
  • Salina Family YMCA Fund
  • Salina Habitat for Humanity Fund
  • Salina Health Education Foundation Fund
  • Salina Regional Health Foundation Fund
  • Salina Rescue Mission Fund
  • The Salvation Army Fund
  • Sunflower Adult Day Services Fund
  • Thrive of the Heartland Fund

Spirituality

  • Belmont Boulevard Christian Church
  • Center for Spirituality & Leadership
  • Christ the King Lutheran Church Fund
  • Church of the Cross- United Methodist Fund
  • First Baptist Church Fund
  • First Presbyterian Church of Salina Fund
  • Friends of Cornerstone Charitable Foundation
  • Rolling Hills United Church of Christ Fund
  • Salina First United Methodist Church Fund
  • Salina Heights Christian Church Fund
  • Salina Sunrise Presbyterian Church Fund
  • St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Church Operations Fund
  • St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church Fund
  • St. Mary Queen of the Universe Catholic Church Fund
  • Trinity Lutheran Church Fund
  • Trinity United Methodist Church Fund
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Salina Fund
  • University United Methodist Church Fund
  • Webster Conference Center Fund

Recent News

Community foundation awards $37,000 in community grants

Community foundation awards $37,000 in community grants SALINA, Kan.— The Greater Salina Community Foundation recently awarded over $37,000 to 10 charitable projects and organizations in Saline County. The following organizations received funding: The Kansas Food Bank, $5,000 to provide chronically hungry K-8 students and siblings free weekend food packets in the 2020-2021 school year.Little Samaritans Child Development Center, Inc, $2,400 to purchase new playground equipment to encourage and improve outside play and opportunities for pre-school students ages 3-5.Ashby House, $2,801.91 to create a youth recreational program to focus on encouraging active outdoor play for older children while they reside in the safe[...]

Over $80,000 in student scholarships available

SALINA, Kan.—The Greater Salina Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 school year. This year more than $80,000 will be distributed to area students through the foundation’s 31 scholarship funds. Eligible scholarship applicants include graduating high school seniors, current college students and non-traditional students. Each scholarship has a unique set of criteria established by donors to the foundation. Depending on the scholarship, awards range from $250 to $10,000, and some are renewable for up to four years. Scholarships are not necessarily based on financial need. All scholarship applications must be submitted through the community foundation’s online scholarship portal by February[...]