ELLSWORTH, Kan.—The Smoky Hills Charitable Foundation is now accepting applications for spring grants. Online applications are due Tuesday, March 15, 2022.
This year over $100,000 is available to charitable projects in Ellsworth County. Grants will be awarded from the following funds:
- Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund – available for programs and projects that address education, health care, community social services and security, conservation and environment, arts and culture, and community beautification.
- Smoky Hills Community Fund – available for projects that improve the quality of life for Ellsworth County residents.
- Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Smoky Hills – available for projects that support the public health of Ellsworth County.
- Smoky Hills Healthy Living Fund – available for programs, projects and equipment that are preventative in nature.
Grants are limited to communities in Ellsworth County and will be awarded through a competitive application process. 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations, government and public entities, educational institutions and churches are encouraged to apply. Applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on March 15. Funding guidelines and the grant application are available at http://smokyhillscf.org/search-apply-for-a-grant/.