Organization Fund Benefits

There are several benefits to having an organization fund with the Foundation.

  • Our board is available for consultation with you, your board members, and potential donors of your organization.  As an affiliate, we also have access to professional expertise from the Greater Salina Community Foundation staff.
  • If you do not already have a private foundation, you can establish a fund with us and avoid the paperwork, time and expense of running your own private foundation..
  • Your money is invested with all the funds held at Greater Salina Community Foundation and its regional affiliates. This allows your money to be invested in more sophisticated funds with a higher buy in level that otherwise you would not have access to. Learn more about our investment strategy here.
  • Your organization will be listed in the Foundation’s annual report, on our website and are sometimes featured in our newsletters.

Regardless if your organization has a fund at the Foundation, we still offer opportunities for all nonprofit organizations and others performing charitable work in the Cloud County area to apply for grants from the Foundation’s Impact Fund for Cloud County. A call for applications is announced on the Foundation’s website and through the mass media.

Recent News

Match Madness Raises $57,610

The 2020 MATCH MADNESS held March 10, 2020, by the Community Foundation for Cloud County (CFCC) had all thirty-one of the participating funds receive endowed gifts totaling $39,610 which were matched by $18,000 (45.57%) from the CFCC for a total of over $57,610 being added to their respective fund balances. 160 unique individual or business donors contributed 294 gifts this year with the average donation per donor being $247.56 and average gifts per donor being 1.84. Many of the organizations who participated used the fliers and promotion materials provided by CFCC to notify their supporters of this opportunity for match donations made[...]

Community Foundation Awards Grants

CFCC AWARDS GRANTS The Community Foundation for Cloud County (CFCC) grant committee  ratified or awarded the following grants since its last meeting: Seize the Moment Fund - a $500 grant to the POW Camp Concordia Preservation Society for development of  brochures  to inform visitors of the authenticity of the camp and a $500 grant to the Concordia Wesleyan Church to assist with the community Easter Egg Hunt. Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund - a $12,500 grant to the City of Concordia to assist with the cost of the Full Court Press for Progress court revitalization project,  and a $4,000[...]