Public Health

The Kansas Health Foundation Fund for Russell County was established in response to the  Kansas Health Foundation’s second chapter of the Giving Resources to our World (GROW II) match grant challenge. Grants from this fund support the public health of the Russell County area. Public health is defined as the protection and promotion of the health and well-being of   individuals and their communities through encouragement of healthy lifestyles,   behaviors and environments.

All applications must be submitted three weeks prior to when funding is needed.  The Foundation cannot fund projects that have already happened or fund debt.

KHF Fund for Russell County Grant Guidelines

KHF Fund for Russell County Grant Application (Applications must be submitted three weeks prior to when funding is needed).

To learn more about GROW II, click here.

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 Saturday, May 1, 2021. This year, over $80,000 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[...]

PRCF donations matched 150% in February

Look at any key community institution in the Post Rock Community Foundation (PRCF) coverage area over the past 10 years and that institution is likely to have at least one project funded, either fully or partially, by a PRCF grant. Lincoln's Finch Theatre, Art Center, Municipal Swimming Pool and Frisbee Golf Course, Sylvan Grove's American Legion, City Library and historic depot, Vesper's Community Center, Denmark's Community Hall and Preservation Foundation, Lucas' Community Theater and baseball field, Luray's Fire Department and Bandstand, Lincoln County Emergency Services, Hospital, Historical Society and Fairgrounds, the USD #298 and #299 school districts, the City of Barnard,[...]