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.

Sandy Labertew, Sylvan Grove, Chairperson
Ladonna Reinert, Lincoln, Vice-Chairperson
Kathy Heinze, Luray, Secretary
Joe Biggs, Barnard
Dell Gier, Sylvan Grove
Lucille Heller, Hunter
Kally Keller, Hunter
Ginger Langdon, Lucas
Kay Mettlen, Lucas
Tim Meyer, Sylvan Grove
Ruth Sorensen, Sylvan Grove
Rachel Stecklein, Sylvan Grove

Recent News

Post Rock Community Foundation now accepting grant applications

The Post Rock Community Foundation is now accepting applications for fall grants. Online applications are due Monday, October 1, 2018. Over $59,000 in grants are available within the Post Rock service area, which includes all communities served by USD 298 and 299. Funding includes $50,000 from the Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund; $4,198 from the Post Rock Community Action Fund; $4,476 from the Post Rock Healthy Living Fund/Kansas Health Foundation Fund; and $924 from the Sylvan Area Fund. Grants will be awarded through a competitive application process to charitable community improvement projects that address the present and future needs the[...]

Community foundation awards over $60,000 in grants

The Post Rock Community Foundation recently awarded over $60,000 in spring grants to area nonprofits. Grants were funded through the foundation’s Dane G. Hansen Community Grant Fund, the Post Rock Healthy Living Fund and the Kansas Health Foundation Fund. The following organizations received funding: Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation, $13,000 to develop a countywide master plan focused on increasing healthy lifestyle opportunities for residents. Lincoln County Rescue Squad, $13,000 to replace outdated equipment. Lincoln County/Sylvan Grove Rural Fire District, $12,000 to upgrade bunker gear for firefighters. USD 299, $6,000 to update equipment used by the visual communication class, which includes screen[...]