Community Foundation Awards Over $30,000 in Grants!
Over $30,000 in grants was awarded to different community projects and causes in Cloud County. Part of those grants are helping The Full Court Press for Progress project redo the City of Concordia's tennis and basketball courts, as well as build two new pickleball courts.
The Full Court Press for Progress is a collaborative effort that will enhance the community!
Scholarship Recipients AnnouncedJuly 22, 2021
CONCORDIA, Kan.— The Community Foundation for Cloud County has awarded over $22,000 in scholarships to area students for the upcoming academic year.
Grants AwardedMay 17, 2021
CONCORDIA, Kan.— The Community Foundation for Cloud County recently awarded grants to five area organizations. In April, grants were funded through the community foundation’s Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, Seize the Moment Fund, Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Cloud County, Cloud County Public Health Fund, and Gelvin-Ingersoll Medical Education Fund.
The Broadway Plaza
Fifty families and children received a special Usborne book, "Big Book of Big Trucks," at the 2019 Broadway Plaza "Touch-a-Truck" event.
The books allow children to continue their learning at home after being able to see and touch the big trucks in person.
City of Glasco
The City of Glasco received a $7,500 grant from the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund to start a community recreation program.
In the first year, 15 recreational/educational events were implemented including golf, harmonica lessons and a movie night.