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Impact Stories

  • Russell Pride Committee

    Russell's neighborhood lighting display, "Plaza on the Plains," is a tradition that has started in the community decades ago. Each neighborhood has a different lighted yard display, but over the years when people have moved or passed, the displays have decreased.

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  • USD 407

    This project is significant because soon, students will be on their own with these responsibilities. The community foundation awarded USD 407 a grant to bring Reality U to Russell High School.

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  • Developmental Services of NW Kansas

    As Developmental Services of Northwest Kansas grows, so does the need for more space. The organization outgrew the meeting room at the Pioneer Developmental Center, so the community foundation awarded the organization two grants to renovate the center in order to more efficiently use the space.

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  • USD 407

    Since implementing these kits, Kim Boxberger mentioned seeing an improvement in not only students motor skills but also behaviors as well.

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