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RCACF awards $24,900 in grants to support Russell County Area

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

The Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) is pleased to award $24,900 in grants to organizations that benefit the Russell County area, including support for education, public health and summer library programs.

Funding comes from the Helen Hampl Student Aid Fund, USD 407 Appleseed Fund, Kansas Health Foundation Russell Health Fund and the Dane G. Hansen Foundation.

  • Catholic Charities of Northern Kansas
    • Food and Hygiene Kits – $7,000
  • Developmental Services of NW Kansas
    • Project Moving Matters & Smart Moves – $4,986
  • Lucas Area Chamber of Commerce
    • Informational Signage – $2,280
  • City of Luray
    • Cemetery Directory – $2,108
  • Russell Public Library
    • A Universe of Stories – $2,000
  • USD 407
    • Diabetes Glucose Meters – $310
    • Welder for RHS Ag Shop – $2,139
    • Laser Cutter/Engraver for RHS – $4,094

The Foundation’s next grant season is spring 2019 with applications due March 15. Please apply at www.rcacf.net. For more information, contact Angie Muller, Executive Director, at 785.445.3611 or rcacf@eaglecom.net.