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Community foundation announces spring grant cycle

Friday, January 26th, 2018

The Smoky Valley Community Foundation is accepting spring grant applications from February 1 to April 1, 2018. Grants will be awarded from the Heritage Fund, Smoky Valley Healthy Living Fund and Smoky Valley Community Enhancement Fund.

Over $12,000 in funding is available for charitable projects that strengthen and preserve the region’s heritage, encourage healthy lifestyles and environments, and address the present and future needs of the Smoky Valley area. Nonprofit organizations, government and public entities, educational institutions and churches are encouraged to apply. Grants are limited to northern McPherson County and southern Saline County.

Grants will be awarded through a competitive application process. Applications must be submitted online by Sunday, April 1, 2018. Funding criteria and the grant application are available at