Field of Interest Funds

Field of Interest Funds allow donors to designate a specific cause or geographic area for grant making without having to name a specific organization. Grants are made through an application process administered by the Foundation and/or with a special advisory group with expertise in the field of interest.

Cloud County Economic Development Fund
The purpose of the Cloud County Economic Development Fund is to support projects or programs which support positive, progressive economic or community development in Cloud County, and are charitable, educational, or scientific in nature.

Cloud County Public Health Fund 
This is a public health fund formed as a result of participating in the Kansas Health Foundation’s GROW II program. Like the Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Cloud County, it promotes the health and well-being of individuals and communities in Cloud County through encouragement of healthy lifestyles, behaviors and environments.

Dane G. Hansen Foundation Community Grant Fund*
This fund was established by the Dane G. Hansen Foundation to fund grants in Cloud County that address community beautification, education, environment, health & human service and inter-generational projects/programs.

Gelvin-Ingersoll Medical Education Fund
The purpose of the Gelvin-Ingersoll Medical Education Fund is to support medical education activities and/or scholarships to students studying in the medical related field that are charitable, educational or scientific in nature.

Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Cloud County
This is a public health fund formed as a result of participating in the Kansas Health Foundation’s GROW II program. Like the Cloud County Public Health Fund, it promotes the health and well-being of individuals and communities in Cloud County through encouragement of healthy lifestyles, behaviors and environments.

Youth Activity Fund
The Youth Activity Fund supports youth activities in Cloud County that are charitable, educational, or scientific in nature. Grants are considered for all school sponsored and non-school sponsored youth activities with emphasis on academics and the arts but not excluding athletics.

*Pass-through non-endowed fund

Recent News

Cloud County Strategic Doing Meeting Set

The Community Foundation for Cloud County (CFCC) and Cloud Corp will host the sixth ‘Strategic Doing’ meeting on Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at 6:30 at the Nazareth Motherhouse community meeting room, 1300 Washington Street. This is a county-wide meeting and all are invited. Past and present projects making updating presentations will include the Downtown Speaker project, the Full Court Press for Progress project, the Fab-Lab project and the Brown Grand seat project. All are encouraged to bring up any new community development project within Cloud County  for discussion and development. The ‘STRATEGIC DOING’ projects are partially funded by the Dane G. Hansen Community[...]

CFCC awards August Grants

The Community Foundation for Cloud County (CFCC) grants committee met September 11, 2019 and ratified the following grants: Blosser Foundation Donor Advised Fund – a $2,000 grant to the USD # 333 for dual credit scholarships for needy students. Kansas Health Foundation Operating Fund for Cloud County – a $7,637 grant for the annual distribution to the CFCC Administrative Fund. Brown Grand Theatre Fund – a grant for $3,500 for operational expenses.  NCK PAWS Fund – a grant for $548 for distribution for spay and neuter costs. Cloud County Community College Foundation Fund – a $9,800 grant to the Cloud County Community College Foundation for[...]