Community foundation accepting Spring grant applications

Community foundation accepting Spring grant applications

SMITH CENTER, Kan.—The Smith County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for spring grants. Online applications are due Monday, April 15, 2024.

This year, over $68,000 in grants is available to charitable projects in Smith County. This cycle will fund local community projects that meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Projects and programs that improve the quality of life for Smith County residents.
  • Projects and programs that address education, health care, community social services and security, conservation and environment, arts and culture, and community beautification.
  • Projects and programs that support the public health of Smith County

Funding for the spring grant cycle is provided by the Smith County Action Fund, the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, the Health Needs for Smith County Fund, and the Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Smith County.

Grants are limited to communities in Smith County and will be awarded through a competitive application process. Non-profit organizations, government and public entities, educational institutions and churches are encouraged to apply. Applications must be submitted online by 11:59 p.m. on April 15. Complete funding criteria and the grant application are available at