The Thomas County Community Foundation 1st Quarter 2014 Competitive Grant Cycle deadline is March 31, 2014. We have over $16,000 available to grant out in the Thomas County community. This includes money available for the following categories:
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Education: $2,100
Beautification: $ 300
Children: $ 745
Health: $ 600
Unrestricted: over $5,000
Various from the Embree Fund: $7,900 **
**The Patricia A. Embree Fund serves many different entities in Thomas County that provide charitable, educational, literary and/or cultural entities and programs located in Thomas County, Kansas. Such entities and programs would include but not be limited to:
Prairie Museum of Art & History
Pioneer Memorial Library
Senior Progress Center
Senior citizens services such as RSVP and Meals on Wheels
Food Bank of Thomas County
Art & Painting workshops and shows
History and Kansas humanities programs
Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts
Music workshops, programs, festivals and shows
All applications due March 31, 2014.
Click here to review guidelines for grant seekers and to print a grant application.
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It is the goal of the Thomas County Community Foundation, its staff and board to be accountable to our community and regular disseminator of program and financial information. Thomas County Community Foundation will make available for public inspection the last three years of its tax documents, including Internal Revenue Service Forms 990 and 990-T (if applicable), as well as the most recent copy of the TCCF financial review conducted by an independent certified public accountant. For more information click here.
Also available upon request are the names of TCCF's investment managers, fees charged and the individuals responsible for investment oversight.