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July Grant Recipients Announced

Monday, August 19th, 2019

The Community Foundation for Cloud County grants committee met August 13, 2019, and awarded grants from the following funds:

 Seize the Moment Fund –

  • $500 grant to the City of Concordia for the Big Book of Big Trucks (50 each) for the Touch-A-Truck event at the Broadway Plaza
  • $500 grant to the Cloud County Ducks Unlimited for a lifetime youth hunting/fishing license
  • $166 grant to the Cloud County Health Center for casino tables for the Cloud County Foundation for Health Care, CHS Stuco and CCCC student engagement program

Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund

  • $15,000 grant to the City of Concordia to support Downtown Sounds Project
  • $1,600 grant to the National Orphan Train Complex, Inc. to support the book donation of the “Mabel and Elky Ride the Orphan Train” book program
  • $3,000 grant to the Concordia Rotary Club for the rest area (bench and shade) on the south side of the City of Concordia’s Heritage Trail by the Dollar Tree facility

Cloud County Public Health Fund –

  • $1,050 grant to the Concordia First United Methodist Church for Layette Sets for new babies in Cloud County

 Youth Activity Fund

  • $1,834 grant for casino tables for the Cloud County Foundation for Health Care, CHS Stuco and CCCC student engagement program.

The next grant committee meeting will be in September 2019. There will be over $26,000 available to spend in the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund and over $300,000 available to spend in the other funds at that time.