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Community foundation now accepting spring grant applications

Community foundation now accepting spring grant applications RUSSELL, Kan.—The Russell County Area Community Foundation is now accepting applications for spring grants. Online applications are due Sunday, March 15, 2020. Last spring, the City of Luray was awarded grant funding from the community foundation for the City Park Revitalization project. The award went specifically to the […]

Socially Responsible Investing Options

Socially Responsible Investing OptionsToday, more and more people are choosing to invest based on personal values that consider both financial return and social impact. This is known as socially responsible investing (SRI). The community foundation is pleased to offer SRI options for your fund! A quick summary of socially responsible investing (SRI)In general, socially responsible […]

7 Ways to Give Back & Help Our Community

The start of a new year (and a new decade) is upon us! This is a great time to get inspired and set new goals. Perhaps one of those goals will focus on getting more involved the community or finding new nways to give back. As you dream big and make plans for 2020, consider […]

2019 Year-End Giving Information

Year-End Giving Information Here are some ways you may complete your 2019 gift to RCACF by the end of the year. Your gift by checkDate your check on or before December 31, 2019, and mail via U.S. Postal Service with a postmark on or before December 31st. Gifts made by check that are mailed through […]

Russell County Area Community Foundation announces fall grant recipients

Russell County Area Community Foundation announces fall grant recipientsRUSSELL, Kan.— During its fall grant cycle, the Russell County Area Community Foundation awarded over $73,000 to 11 projects throughout the Russell County area and communities served by USD 399 and USD 407. The following organizations received funding: • Russell County Historical Society, $20,000 to revitalize a […]