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Apply now for fall grants!

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

The Smoky Valley Community Foundation is now accepting applications for fall grants. Online applications are due Monday, October 15, 2018.

Over $36,000 is available for charitable community improvement projects within the Smoky Valley area, which covers northern McPherson County and southern Saline County. Grants will be awarded from the Smoky Valley Community Enhancement Fund to address the present and future needs of the community; the Smoky Valley Healthy Living Fund to promote and encourage healthy lifestyles; and the Heritage Fund to strengthen and promote the heritage of the Smoky Valley area. Detailed criteria for each fund is available online. Requests up to $3,000 will be considered.

Grants will be awarded through a competitive application process. Nonprofit organizations, government and public entities, educational institutions and churches are encouraged to apply. Applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on October 15. Funding guidelines and the grant application are available at http://smokyvalleycf.org/search-apply-for-a-grant/.

For more information, contact Jessica Fuller, grants and scholarships coordinator, at 785-823-1800.