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RCACF Awards $44,300 in Grants to Support Russell County Area

Russell County Area Community Foundation LogoThe Russell County Area Community Foundation (RCACF) has awarded $44,300 in grants to organizations that benefit the Russell County area, including support for education and the arts.

Funding comes from the Kansas Health Foundation Children's Fund and the Dane G. Hansen Foundation.

Deines Cultural Center

  • Gallery Space for Second-Floor Landing - $8,675

Lovegrass Music Festival

  • Bluegrass Festival at Wilson Lake - $1,500

Post Rock Family Services & Lambda Epsilon Sorority

  • Little Free Book Nook - $800

Russell Arts Council

  • Ad Astra Festival Billboard & Banner - $1,437
  • Ad Astra Festival High School Honor Choir - $1,500

Russell County Food Pantry

  • Food Pantry Revitalization - $10,244

Russell Development, Inc.

  • Walking Trail Statue - $3,200

Russell Pride, Inc.

  • Plaza on the Plains Christmas Displays - $5,000

USD 407

  • Kindergarten STEM - $850
  • Ameritowne Field Trip - $1,995
  • Welch Allyn SPOT Vision Screener - $7,147
  • 0-6 Reading Initiative - $2,000

The Foundation's next grant season is fall 2019 with applications due October 15. Please apply at www.rcacf.net.

For more information, contact Angie Muller, Executive Director, at 785-445-3611 or [email protected]

(Information courtesy RCACF.)

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