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$59,000 in grant funds available

The McPherson County Community Foundation announced Friday $59,000 in grant funds are still available for distribution to nonprofit organizations, churches, schools and other programs that serve the McPherson County area. The goal […]

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Foundation announces grant awards since January 2014

The McPherson County Community Foundation announced $19,460 in grants have been awarded to programs and projects benefitting McPherson County residents from January 1, 2014 to April 10, 2014. Funding was made possible […]

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Fund receives $10,000 donation

In December 2013, McPherson native James Johnson donated $10,000 to the Mac Child Advocacy Endowment Fund developed by the 2013 Leadership McPherson class and is administered by the McPherson County Community Foundation. […]

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McPherson County Community Foundation Marks Centennial of Community Foundation Movement in America

One hundred years ago, the community foundation concept was born in the Midwest, giving rise to a new philanthropy, a new way of participating in community, and a new vision for the […]

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Over $32,000 in grants awarded in Fall 2013

The McPherson County Community Foundation announces grant distributions totaling $32,000 have been award to countywide organizations to assist area nonprofits further their missions. Grant funds are made available by unrestricted and field […]

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Waldhauer Fund contributes to matching gift campaign

The Lisa Waldhauer Memorial Fund has donated a $5000 gift to the Community Fund in an effort to leverage matching dollars offered by an anonymous donor and the Kansas Health Foundation. The […]

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RECOGNIZING THE IMPACT OF COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS NOVEMBER 11–17, 2013

McPherson County Community Foundation Participates in National Effort to Highlight Local Impact of Philanthropy During the week of November 11-17, 2013, the McPherson County Community Foundation will join more than 750 community […]

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ANONYMOUS DONOR OFFERS MATCHING GIFT

An anonymous donor has agreed to donate $.50 for each dollar contributed up to $35,000 for the McPherson County Community Foundation (MCCF) unrestricted fund between now and December 31, 2013. The purpose […]

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Lindsborg community receives flood assistance and community grants

The McPherson County Community Foundation is pleased to announce grant awards to benefit residents of Lindsborg through the Lindsborg/DN and Larry Wedel Health Funds. The Associated Churches of Lindsborg received a $5,100.00 […]

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2013 Philanthropist of the Year Nominations being accepted

To honor those who volunteer to make our communities better, the McPherson County Community Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce nominations for the Philanthropist of the Year award are now […]

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