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Grants for Greater Manhattan Grant Program

The Greater Manhattan Community Foundation (GMCF) annually invites nonprofit, tax exempt organizations serving the greater Manhattan, Kansas area to apply for grants for charitable purposes. The Grants Committee, made up of GMCF Trustees, reviews the applications and makes grant recommendations to the Executive Board in the following areas:
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Basic Human Needs and Disaster Relief
  • Children and Youth
  • Community Development and Leadership
  • Conservation, Preservation, and Beautification
  • Education
  • The Elderly
  • Health Care and Mental Health
Project funding up to $10,000 will be considered. Program expenses will take priority, but funding for operating expenses may be considered based on monies available.

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Flint Hills Children's Choir Youth Opportunity and Personal Development $5,000.00
Flint Hills Community Clinic FHCC Tech System Upgrade $2,000.00
Flint Hills Volunteer Center, Inc. Schools of Hope $5,500.00
Girls on the Run of the Flint Hills Camp GOTR $500.00
Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc. (HCCI) HCCI's Housing and Consumer Credit Counseling in 2019-2020 $1,500.00
Kansas State University Golf Course Management and Research Foundation The First Tee of Manhattan Programs $5,000.00
KSU Extension Service Peaceful Parenting Workshops $4,800.00
Katie's Way Charities Katie's Way Charities Community Care Program $3,000.00
Laundry Love MHK Laundry Love Month to Month free laundry events $1,500.00
Midwest Educational Center, Inc. Think Big, Summer Enrichment Camp $5,800.00
No Stone Unturned Foundation Embracing, Engaging and Empowering Through Healthy Eating $4,500.00
Pawnee Mental Health Services Inc. STARS Camp $5,000.00
Relate 360 Inc. Training costs and classroom supplies for 2019/2020 school year. $2,000.00
Riley County Health Department Community STD and HIV Clinics in Riley County $5,000.00
Crisis Center, Inc Riley County Police Response Advocate Program $10,000.00
Downtown Farmers Market Market Match for Food Stamps $8,000.00
Flint Hills Breadbasket Emergency Food Program $10,000.00
Flint Hills Foster Teen Camps Flint Hills Foster Teen Camps $5,000.00
Flint Hills Summer Fun Camp Flint Hills Summer Fun Camp - General Support $5,000.00
Flinthills EAA Chapter 1364 Youth Aviation Education $10,000.00
Manhattan Arts Center, Inc. Arts Education Programs $10,000.00
Morning Star Inc. CRO Transportation for people with severe and persistent mental illness $10,000.00
Ogden Elementary Panther Power Club $6,000.00
Riley County Community Corrections Adult Services Mental Health Assistance $5,000.00
Royal Family KIDS of Manhattan, KS Inc. Royal Family Kids Camp $5,000.00
Safe Kids Riley County New Infant Car Seat for low-income families $2,000.00
Shepherd's Crossing Prescription medication assistance $7,500.00
Sunflower CASA Project Inc. Child Abuse Outreach $5,000.00
UFM Project EXCELL $4,000.00
Homecare & Hospice Inc. Charitable Care $10,000.00
Special Olympics Athlete Support $2,500.00
The House Café Inc. Ogden Youth Center $10,000.00
Thrive! Flint Hills Foundation Ally recruitment campaign $2,000.00
United Service Organization (USO) USO Pathfinder Program Workshops $10,000.00
Total Grants for Greater Manhattan  $188,100.00

Total Grants Given in 2019 


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