• Habitat for Humanity
  • Kanwaka Firefighters
  • Special Olympics
  • Sunrise Project

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Since 2000, thousands of local residents have donated $47 million through the community foundation to support local, national and international causes that reflect their lifelong values and passions.

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You can give through us to all charities in Douglas County and across the nation. Learn more by exploring these popular areas of interest.

Latest News & Events

Fall 2018 Newsletter

Fall 2018 Community Grants Announced

The Board of Directors of the Douglas County Community Foundation awarded more than $130,000 to nonprofit organizations active in Douglas County through the Douglas County Community Foundation Fall 2018 Community Grants program. The following nonprofits received awards for a variety of programs and projects to improve the lives of the citizens of Douglas County. Baldwin…

2018 Report to the Community

Fall 2018 Grant Information Sessions and Deadlines

The Douglas County Community Foundation will be opening grant applications for three grants programs this fall – 2018 Fall Community Grants, Elizabeth Schultz Environmental Fund Grants, and LiveWell Community Wellness Grants. Community Grants support a wide range of local projects in the areas of arts and culture, children and youth, community development, education, health, housing…

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Douglas County Community Foundation
900 Massachusetts, Suite 406
Lawrence, KS 66044
Phone: 785-843-8727
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