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Clean-up Grant Deadline is March 1

The deadline to apply for Dane G. Hansen Community Clean-Up Grants is quickly approaching! Applications are due March 1, 2018. Clean-up grants are designed to assist with community beautification efforts, to eliminate the financial barrier to clean-up projects such as land fill fees and equipment rental, and to promote community pride and encourage volunteerism. Grants […]

SHCF’s Quarterly Dashboard is now available

SHCF’s Quarterly Dashboard is now available online! 12/31/17 SHCF Dashboard

2018-2019 Scholarship Applications Now Open

The Smoky Hills Charitable Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-2019 school year. Eight scholarships are available to students in Ellsworth County: Charles and Velma Westerman Scholarship, for graduating high school seniors or graduates of Ellsworth High School. Dawn L. Pruitt Memorial Scholarship, for graduating high school seniors or graduates of Ellsworth High […]

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 […]

Give to YOUR foundation during November!

In the following video, five grant recipients share how your charitable gifts are truly making a difference throughout Ellsworth County! With your generous help, we can continue to fund more projects like these in all of our communities. This month only, every $1 donated to the Community Grant Fund at Smoky Hills Charitable Foundation will […]