Wallace County Foundation became an agency affiliate of Greater Northwest Kansas Community Foundation in August 2018.
- Dane G. Hansen Foundation Community Grant Fund for Wallace County
Wallace County is one of 26 counties in northwest Kansas that has been awarded two rounds of $50,000 grants per year since 2015 from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation. This grant fund was established in March 2015 to allow qualifying 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations; or educational, governmental or religious institutes per IRS, to apply for funding assistance for projects intended for Wallace County benefit. Qualifying entities may apply online; grants are awarded through a competitive application process. For criteria and application information, click here; also found on the Grants and Scholarships tab. The Hansen Foundation has guaranteed additional rounds of funding to continue through 2021, providing continual county-wide participation in the Wallace County Strategic Doing Initiative.
Give a Gift of Grain
Purchase or Redeem a Giving Card
Need to find a gift for someone who has everything? Give a Giving Card. Much like retail gift cards, Giving Cards are given to celebrate birthdays, holidays, a job well done, or other special occasions. Giving Cards can be redeemed to benefit any 501(c)(3) public charity in the United States (including schools, churches and synagogues).
Keep 5 in Kansas
We have an opportunity in Wallace County to turn our hopes for the future into reality! If we capture a portion of the transfer of wealth from one generation to the next – even just 5% – by setting up endowments through the Wallace County Foundation, we could provide a permanent source of funding for our local organizations and causes that will greatly improve the lives of the residents of Wallace County.
To learn how you can Keep 5 in Wallace County, visit www.keepfiveinkansas.com.