November is Match Month!
During November, every donation to the Smith County Action Fund will be matched up to $70,000 by the Dane G. Hansen and Patterson Family Foundation.
The Hansen Foundation will match every $1 donated with $2 up to $50,000 AND the Patterson Foundation will match every $1 donated with $1 up to $70,000. If we raise $70,000, our community will receive $240,000!
Community foundation accepting fall grant applicationsSeptember 15, 2023
SMITH CENTER, Kan.—The Smith County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for fall grants. Online applications open September 15 and are due Wednesday, November 15, 2023.
Smith County Community Foundation announce scholarship recipientsJuly 12, 2023
SMITH CENTER, Kan.— The Smith County Community Foundation has awarded $6,000 in scholarships to area students for the upcoming academic year.
- Thursday, February 15, 202402/15/2024 04/15/2024 Spring Grants Open Spring Grants Open Online
Spring Grants Open
- Thursday, February 15, 202402/15/2024 true Scholarships Due Scholarships Due Online
- Monday, April 15, 202404/15/2024 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.