WKCF awards grants to area organizations
Western Kansas Community Foundation recently awarded several grants
from its quarterly unrestricted pool. Organizations and grant amounts
* Leave a Legacy Foundation of Garden City, $9,600;
* Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland Council of Garden City, $1,240;
* Scott County Recreation Commission of Scott City, $2,500;
* Grant County Chamber of Commerce, Home Products Dinner, Ulysses, $1,000;
* Stepping Stone Shelter, Liberal, $2,000;
* and Youth Entrepreneurs, Garden City, $3,000.
Western Kansas Community Foundation, located in Garden City, serves a
15 county area in the southwest corner of the state. The foundation
awarded $988,259 in grants in 2012 and is well on its way to making
awards of over $1 million in 2013.
Quarterly applications for unrestricted grant funding are welcome
from non-profits or charitable entities within the foundation's service
area. For more information, go to www.wkcf.org or call the office at