Organization Funds

Organization Funds provide a vehicle for nonprofit organizations to establish endowments for long-term support. Contributions to these funds come from donors and from the organizations themselves.

Organization Fund Guidelines
SVCF Organization Fund Grant Request Form
(Nonprofits can also make a grant request online through their Donor Portal account.)

Children & Youth
Lindsborg Swedish Folk Dancers

Health & Human Services
Bethany Home Association
Lindsborg Community Health Care Foundation, Inc.
Lindsborg Community Hospital Restricted Fund

History, Recreation & Arts
Lindsborg Community Library
Lindsborg Arts Council Fund

Spirituality
The Associated Churches of Lindsborg

Recent News

Smoky Valley Community Foundation accepting grant applications

Smoky Valley Community Foundation accepting grant applications LINDSBORG, Kan.— The Smoky Valley Community Foundation is now accepting applications for spring grants. Online applications are due Wednesday, April 1, 2020. Last spring, a grant from the community foundation supported Sprout House and their second year hosting a summer garden program. This program included both the younger and elementary kids’ classes. The students were able to water and weed the produce from the start, all the way to time to pick. "The hard work of watering, weeding, and picking paid off in a healthy summer garden of produce," said grantee Kelley Menke. "It was a[...]

Socially Responsible Investing Options

Socially Responsible Investing OptionsToday, more and more people are choosing to invest based on personal values that consider both financial return and social impact. This is known as socially responsible investing (SRI). The community foundation is pleased to offer SRI options for your fund! A quick summary of socially responsible investing (SRI)In general, socially responsible investors encourage corporate practices that promote environmental stewardship, consumer protection, human rights, and diversity. Some avoid businesses involved in alcohol, tobacco, fast food, gambling, pornography, weapons, contraception/abortion, fossil fuel production or the military. These are often summarized into three areas: environment, social justice, and corporate governance. What[...]