2020

GRAND TOTAL WKCF & AFFILIATE GRANTS 2020 - $874,900.33

Total WKCF Grants - $861,480.33

Urgent Needs Fund Grants ($57,915.33)

  • American Cancer Society
  • Catholic Charities of SW KS
  • Family Crisis Services
  • Finney County Historical Society
  • Garden City Arts
  • Genesis Family Health
  • Great Plains MakerSpace
  • High Plains Housing Development
  • Kansas Children's Service League
  • Prairie Independent Living
  • Real Men Real Leaders
  • Russell Child Development Center
  • Seeds of Hope Jail Ministry
  • Shepherd of the Plains
  • TFI Family Services
  • The Salvation Army
  • Tumbleweed Festival
  • Western Kansas Child Advocacy Center

1st Cycle (March) Grants ($)

2nd Cycle (July) Grants ($)

3rd Cycle (November) Grants ($)

Christmas Grants ($)

Match Day Grants ($)

Donor Advised Fund Grants ($)

Clifford Family Fund

Finney County Farm Bureau Association - Donor Advised Fund

Ed & Nelda Lewis Fund

Eltrude Elliot Hall Fund

  • Sublette Public Schools Foundation

  • Pride of Life

Erdene Corley Fund

  • The distribution from this fund was directed to the pool of funds used for the Foundation's Community Grants, and is represented in the cycle grant totals above.

Esther & Webb Smith-Bennett Fund

Gary & Carolyn Salyer Fund

Gerald & Phyllis Greene Fund

  • KSU Foundation

Henry & Nellie Hall Fund

  • Garden City Presbyterian Church

  • Garden City Community College Endowment Association

  • Garden City Family YMCA

  • Spirit of the Plains, CASA

  • Finney County Historical Society

Herman & Marjorie Cooper Fund

  • Family Crisis Services

James & Christina Becker Fund

  • Spirit of the Plains, CASA

Kent & Carol Nanninga Fund

  • St. Dominic School

  • Fiends of Lee Richardson Zoo

  • Finney County Humane Societydew4trgfgtrfhjnm 

Lee Construction Fund

  • Genesis Family Health

Luther & Ardis Fry Donor Advised Fund

Matha Sherman Fund

  • Garden City Piano Teacher's League

  • Southwest Kansas Community Concerts

Mildred Henselman Fund

  • Community Congregational Church

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Finney County

  • Emmaus House

  • Finney County United Way

  • Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo

  • Finney County Senior Center

  • Garden City Community College Endowment Association

  • Salvation Army

  • Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland

Phil & Sheryl Dick Fund

  • Family Crisis Services

Tony Englert Memorial Fund

  • The Land Institute
  • National Alliance of Mental Illness, KS

Agency Fund Grants ($34,440)

Emmaus House Fund

  • Emmaus House

Finney County Community Health Coalition Fund

Finney County Historical Society Fund

  • Finney County Historical Society

Finney County Humane Society Fund

  • Finney County Humane Society

Finney County Public Library Fund

  • Finney County Public Library

Finney County United Way Fund

  • Finney County United Way

Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo Fund 

  • Friends of Lee Richardson Zoo

Garden City Arts Fund

  • .Garden City Arts

Garden City Noon Lions Club Fund

  • Garden City Noon Lions Club

Garden City Rotary Club Fund

  • Garden City Rotary Club

Garden City Public Schools Permanent Fund

High Plains Public Radio

  • High Plains Public Radio

Leadership Garden City Fund

  • Leadership Garden City

Miles of Smiles

  • Miles of Smiles

Russell Child Development Center Fund

  • Russell Child Development Center

Shepherd of the Plains Foundation Fund

  • Shepherd of the Plains Foundation

Satanta Lions Club Fund

  • Satanta Lions Club

Spirit of the Plains, CASA Fund

  • Spirit of the Plains, CASA

Sublette Public School Fund

  • Sublette Public Schools Foundation

Designated Fund Grants ($118,110)

Anne Dew Brown Fund

  • Wasatch Academy

  • Lewis & Clark College

  • Earlham College

  • Friends Academy

  • First Presbyterian Church

  • Presbyterian Church, Garden City

  • Western Kansas Community Foundation

Benincasa House Fund

Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center Fund

  • Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center

Cecil & Frances O'Brate Fund

Carl & Willynda Holmes Fund

  • USD #483

Dan & Chris Fankhauser Fund

  • Garden City Family YMCA

Dorothy M. and Louise Wampler - Finney County Public Library Fund

  • Finney County Public Library

Ellen H. Oswalt Fund

  • Finney County Public Library

Garden City Family YMCA Fund

  • Garden City Family YMCA

Garden City Catholic Schools Alumni & Friends

  • Garden City Catholic Schools

Jeanne B. Corley Hospice Fund

  • St. Catherine Hospital Hospice

KHF Leadership Garden City Fund

Lawrence F. Zant and Marjorie R. Williams Memorial Fund

  • Finney County Humane Society

Mary Lou Spanier Fund

Mosaic in Garden City

  • Mosaic

Otis & Mary Lee Molz Fund

  • Garden City Community College Endowment Association

Pat & Gene LeClerc Fund

  • Women of Purpose

Patsy Ruddick Memorial Fund

  • Finney County Historical Society

  • Garden City Community College Endowment Association

  • First United Methodist Church

  • Emmaus House

  • Finney County Public Library

Robert Whippo Memorial Fund

  • High Plains Public Radio

Women of Purpose Fund

  • Family Crisis Services

  • Finney County Senior Center

Field of Interest Fund Grants ($510)

Carl & Carolyn Myers Fund

Unruh Family Fund

  • Finney County Historical Society
  • ABC Pregnancy Care Center
  • Finney County Public Library

* Multiple Field of Interest Funds assist with the quarterly Community Grants which are included in the totals above, those funds are:

  • Kansas Health Foundation Public Health Fund

  • Dr. Max & Charlene Teare Fund for Health and Human Services

  • WKCF Public Health Fund

  • Lee and Joyce Stapleton Fund for Children's Programs

  • Our Children, Our Future Fund for Children's Programs

  • GC Sunrisers Kiwanas Fund for Education 

  • Orville & Pauline Patterson Fund for Education

  • Ralph & Marilyn Germann Fund for Education

  • Kansas Health Foundation - Children's Fund

Scholarship Funds($15,090)

Anne Campbell Memorial Scholarship Fund

Bernadine Sitts Scholarship Fund

Bud Ward Family Scholarship Fund

Charles Helfrich Memorial Scholarship Fund

Chase Mitchel Webber Memorial Scholarship Fund

D & L Hewes Scholarship Fund

Duane Nichols Memorial Scholarship Fund

Erdene Corley Scholarship Fund

  • Garden City Community College Endowment Association

Garden City Wrestling Alumni Scholarship Fund

Jan McLeland Memorial Scholarship Fund

Katherine C. Jones Scholarship #1

Katherine C. Jones Scholarship #2 - Continuing Education

K.O. & Ruth Powell Scholarship Fund

  • Garden City Community College Endowment Association

Tanner Dean Born Memorial Fund

Tonya Wright Memorial Fund

Non-Permanent Fund Grants ($108,000)

Buffalo Living Legacy 

Conestoga Energy Partners, LLC Scholarship Fund

  • Alec Johnson

Earl & Dora Fry Fund

  • University of Kansas Endowment Association

Eatinger Family Fund

GC Catholic Schools Alumni & Friends Association Fund

Garden City High School Non-Permanent Fund

  • Unified School District #457

Garden City Public Schools Foundation, Non-Permanent Fund

  • USD #457 - Garden City Public Schools

Fry Family Trust Fund

Horace Good Middle School Alumni Scholarship Fund

Law Enforcement Explorers Program Fund

Cecil & Frances O'Brate Non-Permanent / Scholarship Fund

O'Brate Scholarships

  • Sara Mills

Ron Peek Memorial Scholarship Fund

Women of Purpose Non-Permanent Fund

Total Affiliate Grants ($13,420)

Wichita County Community Foundation($13,420)

Community Grant Awards ($)

Donor Advised Funds ($540)

Al Droste Memorial Fund

Community First Fund

  • Wichita County Economic Development

 Happy One of Leoti Fund

Designated Funds ($11,380)

City of Leoti Fund

  • City of Leoti

Herndon Trust #1 Fund

  • Christ Covenant Youth - GAP

Joann's Fund

  • USD #467 - Wichita County Schools

Wichita County 4-H & Fair Fund

  • Wichita County 4-H & Fair

Wichita County Economic Development Fund

  • Wichita County Economic Development

Wichita County Health Center Fund

  • Wichita County Health Center

Wichita County Municipal Golf Course

  • Wichita County Municipal Golf Course

Agency Funds ($)

Unrestricted Funds ($)

WCCF Unrestricted Permanent Fund

Field of Interest Fund ($1,500)

Heart Strings to Purse Strings Fund

  • Wichita County Economic Development

KHF Wichita County Health Fund

Whole Health Fund

Whole Health Fund

Scholarship Funds ($)

Herndon Trust #2 Scholarship Fund

Spring Semester

Fall Semester

WCCF Scholarship Fund

Non-Permanent Funds ($)

Heart Strings to Purse Strings Fund

Tyler M. Graff Memorial Park Fund

WCCF Non-Permanent Operating Fund

Wichita County Track Fund

(Page updated on 7/21/20)



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