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DCCF Provides COVID-19 Crisis Emergency Response Grants

DCCF Provides COVID-19 Crisis Emergency Response Grants

Posted Tuesday May 26, 2020
Douglas County Community Foundation has awarded DCCF Crisis Response Fund grants to 31 nonprofit organizations serving Douglas County residents, totaling over $250,000. These organizations are providing direct services to Douglas County residents facing food and housing insecurity, job losses and health challenges. DCCF Crisis Response Fund Grants are for 501(c)(3) organizations located in or serving residents of Douglas County, Kansas, and who are ...
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DCCF Announces 2019 Mary & Wint Winter, Jr. Family Fund Grant Award Recipients

DCCF Announces 2019 Mary & Wint Winter, Jr. Family Fund Grant Award Recipients

Posted Wednesday January 15, 2020
A grant program designed to support projects and programs dedicated to making a meaningful difference in the lives of at-risk and vulnerable populations awarded nine projects for a total of $70,000 in grant support. Established in 2019, Winter Family Fund grants are focused on the designated geographic areas of Douglas, Franklin, and Johnson Counties, Kansas, and in Taos County, New Mexico. ...
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2019 Elizabeth Schultz Environmental Fund grants Awarded

2019 Elizabeth Schultz Environmental Fund grants Awarded

Posted Monday November 25, 2019
A grant program designed to encourage organizations to create new and innovative ways to support and understand the local environment has awarded four local projects a total of $21,750 in grant support. ...
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2019 LiveWell Community Wellness Grants awarded at LiveWell Douglas County Breakfast

2019 LiveWell Community Wellness Grants awarded at LiveWell Douglas County Breakfast

Posted Monday November 25, 2019
Thirteen local organizations were awarded DCCF’s LiveWell Community Wellness Grants totaling $87,083. LiveWell Community Wellness Grants support projects that increase access to healthy food and make it easier for people in Douglas County to be physically active. Grantees attended the annual DCCF donor recognition event where their organizations and their projects were recognized, as well as the LiveWell Douglas County Breakfast. ...
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DCCF Board Awards Fall Community Grants

DCCF Board Awards Fall Community Grants

Posted Wednesday October 30, 2019
The Board of Directors of the Douglas County Community Foundation has awarded more than $132,000 to nonprofit organizations active in Douglas County through the Douglas County Community Foundation Fall 2019 Community Grants program. ...
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DCCF Announces 2019 Momentum Grant Awards

DCCF Announces 2019 Momentum Grant Awards

Posted Tuesday June 11, 2019
Five local nonprofits are recipients of 2019 Momentum Grants. Now in its third year, the 2019 grant awards totaled $27,000, an increase of $7,000 (26%) from 2018 and $17,000 (270%) from 2017. Momentum grants fuel projects and programs that help people who are facing poverty build momentum as they take steps to reach their potential and positively impact our community. ...
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