November is Match Month!
During November, every $1 donated to the Smith County Community Foundation will be matched with $2 from the Dane G. Hansen Foundation!
If we reach out $50,000 goal, our community will receive a total of $150,000 to support community grants and foundation operations.
Smith County Community Foundation scholarships availableNovember 8, 2022
SMITH CENTER, Kan.—The Smith County Community Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2023-2024 school year. One scholarship is available to area students:
Gifts to the community foundation are worth more in NovemberOctober 31, 2022
SMITH CENTER, Kan.— Smith County could earn additional dollars for charitable grants in the community through a county-wide Match Month gift matching campaign.
- Wednesday, February 15, 202302/15/2023 04/15/2023 Spring Grants Open Spring Grants Open Online
Spring Grants Open
- Wednesday, February 15, 202302/15/2023 true Scholarships Due Scholarships Due Online
- Saturday, April 15, 202304/15/2023 true Spring Grants Due Spring Grants Due Online
Spring Grants Due
Chamber of Commerce
The Smith Center Chamber of Commerce hangs flags downtown for holidays and events every year. The current flags were showing varying degrees of wear that needed to be addressed.
Thunder Ridge Music
Most of the instruments Thunder Ridge owned for the music program were old, broken and in need of constant repair. Thanks to a community foundation grant, the school district was able to purchase new instruments for the program.