Congratulations to the Fall 2017 Community Grants Recipients

There is so much good work going on in our community, and we are so thankful to be a small part of building the capacity of Douglas County organizations through our Community Grants program. In the fall of 2017, we granted more than $117,000 to 23 local organizations. Among them:

Our Community Grants support a wide range of local projects in the areas of arts and culture, children and youth, community development, education, health, housing and human services.You can see a full list of 2017 grant recipients and their projects on our website. Community Grants are awarded twice a year, and the deadline for applications for the Spring of 2018 is Thursday, February 1. Organizations may apply once per calendar year. For more information on eligibility guidelines, application tips, and the community grants process please visit the Community Grants page on our website, or contact Lori Trenholm, our Community Investment Officer.


Douglas County Community Foundation
900 Massachusetts, Suite 406
Lawrence, KS 66044
Phone: 785-843-8727
Fax: 785-843-8735