News Release

Gifts to the community foundation are worth more in April

LINDSBORG, Kan.— The Smoky Valley Community Foundation could earn additional dollars for charitable grants in the community through an area-wide Match Month gift matching campaign.

In April, donations to the Smoky Valley Community Enhancement Fund will be matched by 200%, up to $4,000, by the Smoky Valley Community Foundation and a Patterson Family Foundation grant. Additionally, the Patterson Family Foundation grant will match donations to eligible funds at the Smoky Valley Community Foundation by 100%, up to $66,000. Each Organization Fund will be matched up to $5,000.

All donations are tax-deductible. Gifts can be mailed to Smoky Valley community Foundation, P.O. Box 84, Lindsborg, KS 67456. Donations must be received by April 30. For online donations, head over to

For more information or to donate in person, contact one of our board members: 
Cassie Johnson, Jeanne Lucas, Melinda Hansen, Denise Peterson, Marc Anderson, Amie Bauer, Sharon Bruce, Dana Byers, Katherine Fowler, Adam Lackey, Olivia Peterson, or Elizabeth Spencer.