Founding Donors

Part of what makes the Solomon Valley Community Foundation successful is the enormous support from our community. Our Founding Donors, made up of families, local businesses and private foundations, came together to support the vision of the community foundation before it even existed.

Individuals & Families
Anonymous
Curt & Sherry Frasier
Harold & Eileen Frasier
Jim & Lynne Gates
Max & Michelle Heidrick
Keith & Debra Houghton
Kris & Melinda Kimple
David, Dollma & MaKenna Kohler
Tom & Beverly Porter
Robert Severance/Severance Children
Mike & Kathy Thompson
John & Eleanor Yeary
Business Entities
AGCO
AgMark LLC
Carrico Implement Co., Inc.
Catlin’s Friendly Apple Market
Cunningham Telephone & Cable
Farmway Co-Op, Inc.
Farmway Credit Union
Frasier, Johnson & Martin, LLC
Guaranty State Bank & Trust Co.
Ringneck Ranch, Inc.

Upcoming Events

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Applications are due for the Solomon Valley Community Foundation which include funding from the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund.
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all-day Grant Applications Due
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Applications are due for the Solomon Valley Community Foundation for funding from the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund.
Aug
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all-day Grant Applications Due
Grant Applications Due
Aug 1 all-day
Applications are due for the Solomon Valley Community Foundation which include funding from the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund.

Recent News

Free Webinar: Looking Beyond Hansen for Funding

When communities are considering a large project such as a new community building or a new swimming pool, project planners may wonder where to go for funding. In Northwest Kansas, the Dane G. Hansen Foundation immediately comes to mind, but there are many other sources to consider for project support. Plus, grant applications to any funder are stronger when multiple funding sources are included. Learn more about alternative funding options during a one-hour webinar on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. “Looking Beyond Hansen for Funding” will be presented by Carol Sloper, grants coordinator for the Greater Northwest Kansas Community Foundation.[...]

Community foundation awards $51,851 in spring grants

The Solomon Valley Community Foundation awarded $51,851 during its spring grant cycle. Projects were funded through the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund and the Community Impact Fund for Solomon Valley. The following organizations received funding: North Central Kansas Genealogical Society, $3,000.00 to make physical improvements at the Pioneer Cemetery in Glen Elder. Glen Elder State Park, $7,657 to create an educational center with artifacts, text, auditory and visual displays at the Waconda Visitor and Education Center. Pride of Kansas Football (Beloit Youth Football), $5,000 to purchase new equipment for the 2018 season, due to changing leagues. Beloit Elementary School, $4,591[...]