Many Kansas nonprofits and charities have had wonderful experiences working with community foundations. Read a few of their stories here.
The Parsons Community Garden was founded with the goal of providing people the opportunity to grow healthy food, be physically active, and interact with others while also reducing their food costs. The grant received from the Parsons Area Community Foundation provided funds to purchase equipment that has removed many barriers, allowing gardeners of all abilities and ages to participate.
With the tremendous financial support of the Parsons Area Community Foundation, those in desperate need of basic human services are provided for in Labette County.
Thanks to the support of the Parsons Area Community Foundation, children who experience hunger are able to receive a packet of kid-friendly, nutritious food for the weekend via our Food 4 Kids program.
Several programs in the school district would have been cut had it not been for the generous support of the Parsons Area Community Foundation.
The generosity of the Parsons Area Community Foundation (PACF) has been tremendous for Parsons Babe Ruth, Inc.
Over the past two years, we have received a number of grants that have enabled us to enrich and expand our educational offerings. Support from the Greater Salina Community Foundation helps the Salina Community Theatre to create understanding, appreciation, and support for culture for generations to come.
Salina Child Care Association has greatly appreciated the support of the Greater Salina Community Foundation, as it has made a difference in the lives of many young children in our community.
Grants from the Parsons Area Community Foundation allow organizations like ours to provide some basic needs to our citizens. Through foundation grants, our agency has distributed smoke detectors to county residents who would otherwise go to bed at night without any means of being alerted to a fire in their home.