Board of Directors

The Post Rock Community Foundation is operated by a volunteer board made up of local members. Their collective dedication, knowledge, and passion for the Post Rock area are an important part of our service to the communities we serve. We serve communities in the USD 298 and USD 299 area including Barnard, Beverly, Denmark, Hunter, Lincoln, Lucas, Luray, Sylvan Grove & Vesper. Because we are a county wide organization, we strive to have representation on our board from different Post Rock communities.

Ruth Sorensen, Sylvan Grove, Chairperson
Ladonna Reinert, Lincoln, Vice-Chairperson
Rachel Stecklein, Sylvan Grove, Secretary

John Baetz, Lincoln
Joe Biggs, Barnard
Krysta Cash, Luray
Dell Gier, Sylvan Grove
Kathy Heinze, Luray, Ex Officio Board Member
Lucille Heller, Hunter
Kally Keller, Hunter
Sandy Labertew, Sylvan Grove, Ex Officio Board Member
Ginger Langdon, Lucas
Kay Mettlen, Lucas
Tim Meyer, Sylvan Grove
Janet Vonada, Sylvan Grove

Recent News

Post Rock Community Foundation accepting grant applications

SYLVAN GROVE, Kan.— The Post Rock Community Foundation is accepting applications for spring grants. Online applications open March 1 and are due Friday, May 1, 2020. This year, over $60,000 is available to charitable projects within the Post Rock service area, which includes Lincoln County and all communities served by USD 298 and 299. This cycle will fund local community projects that meet one or more of the following criteria: Programs and projects that address education, health care, community social services and security, conservation and environment, arts and culture, and community beautification.Projects that improve the quality of life for Post Rock area residents.Projects that support the public[...]

Socially Responsible Investing Options

Socially Responsible Investing OptionsToday, more and more people are choosing to invest based on personal values that consider both financial return and social impact. This is known as socially responsible investing (SRI). The community foundation is pleased to offer SRI options for your fund! A quick summary of socially responsible investing (SRI)In general, socially responsible investors encourage corporate practices that promote environmental stewardship, consumer protection, human rights, and diversity. Some avoid businesses involved in alcohol, tobacco, fast food, gambling, pornography, weapons, contraception/abortion, fossil fuel production or the military. These are often summarized into three areas: environment, social justice, and corporate governance. What[...]