Field of Interest Funds

Field of Interest Funds allow donors to designate a specific cause or geographic area for grant making without having to name a specific organization. Grants are made through an application process administered by the Foundation and/or with a special advisory group with expertise in the field of interest.

Heritage Fund
This fund enhances, strengthens and promotes the heritage of the Smoky Valley through the form of charitable grants.  For a grant application, click here.

Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Smoky Valley
This fund was established with matching dollars from the  Kansas Health Foundation’s GROW II program. It serves the same purpose of the  Smoky Valley Healthy Living Fund and promotes the health and well-being of individuals  and communities in the Smoky Valley area through encouragement of healthy lifestyles,  behaviors and environments.

Smoky Valley Healthy Living Fund
To promote the health and well-being of individuals and communities in the Smoky Valley area through encouragement of healthy lifestyles, behaviors and environments. For a grant application, click here.

Recent News

2017 Year-End Giving Information

Here are some tips for completing your 2017 gifts to the Foundation before the end of the year. If you have any questions about year-end giving, contact Susan Weis, Director of Finance, at 785-823-1800 or susanweis@gscf.org. To Make Your Gift by Check: Date your check on or before December 31, 2017. Mail via U.S. Postal Service with a postmark on or before December 31. All checks should be mailed, shipped or hand delivered to: Smoky Valley Community Foundation, P.O. Box 84, Lindsborg, KS 67456 Note: Checks that are mailed through the U.S. Postal service with a postmark and check date before December[...]

Quarterly Dashboards Available!

Smoky Valley Community Foundation's quarterly dashboard is now available online! 9/30/17 SVCF Dashboard[...]