Our Mission Statement

To serve Council Grove and the surrounding Areas by creating an endowment dedicated to enriching the quality of life for present and future generations.

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We have established a COVID-19 Relief Fund. This Fund makes grants to nonprofits that are working on the frontlines to provide our areas most vulnerable communities with emergency assistance, such as financial support, healthcare, and childcare. 


This fund does not grant to individuals. We can grant to any 501 (c)(3) and other tax-exempt entity, this includes city and county government, educational institutions and churches responding to the effects of COVID-19.

Your donation will be kept local and will always be serving those with the greatest need.

For more information click here.



We are excited to announce our 2019 Spring Grant Recipients. We have so many amazing projects happening in our area over the next several months. 


Congratulations to all of these organizations!

$ 250.00 - Building Blocks Childcare Center
$ 500.00 - Council Grove 4th of July Committee
$ 500.00 - Council Grove Fire Dept
$ 650.00 - White City USD 481
$ 750.00 - SOS Services
$ 1,000.00 - Alta Vista Chamber of Commerce
$ 1,000.00 - Community Mentoring Program
$ 1,000.00 - Crosswind's Counseling and Wellness
$ 1,500.00 - CASA of the 8th Judicial District
$ 1,500.00 - Dwight Community Development Corporation
$ 2,000.00 - Christian Church White City
$ 2,000.00 - Kansas Historical Foundation
$ 2,500.00 - Morris County Chamber of Commerce
$ 2,600.00 - Friends of Kaw Heritage, Inc




We are now accepting Spring Grant Applications.  Applications must be received by our office no later than  May 1, 2020.


To ensure that your application is considered, please make sure that you have filled out a Grant Report for any past grants your organization has received and you must submit your grant request using our application form. 









You may send your application to:






Council Grove Area Foundation

PO BOX 137

Council Grove, KS 66846-0137

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PO BOX 137
Council Grove, KS 66846

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