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1609, 2021

Grant Application & Reporting Deadline October 1, 2021

By |September 16th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

  News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING OCTOBER 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will soon be offering the second round of grants for 2021. The grant deadline is October 1, 2021 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. This grant round represents the 26th round of grants awarded since May of 2009. A total of $2,637,086.00 has been awarded since the inception of this [...]

1608, 2021

Harper County Fair Meat Bundle Winners :: LAST Day

By |August 16th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

Winners for our LAST DAY drawing at the Harper County Fair!! Congrats to all 25 total recipients of this year's giveaway! We will be contacting all of our winners this week. Also, a big thank you to all who took a moment to stop by our booth to visit and to everyone who made the 2021 Harper County Fair a success!

1408, 2021

Harper County Fair Meat Bundle Winners :: Day TWO

By |August 14th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

Winners for our DAY TWO drawing at the Harper County Fair!! Congrats to all! Be sure to find Kevin R. Alexander at the Fair this weekend to pick up your prize or we will be sure to give the unclaimed prize winners a call. Only ONE more day of drawings to go... don't forget to stop by our booth to sign up and visit a bit!

1308, 2021

Harper County Fair Meat Bundle Winners :: Day ONE

By |August 13th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

Winners for our DAY ONE drawing at the Harper County Fair!! Congrats to all! Be sure to find Kevin R. Alexander at the Fair this weekend to pick up your prize or we will be sure to give the unclaimed prize winners a call. TWO more days of drawings to go... don't forget to stop by our booth to sign up and visit a bit!

1208, 2021

It’s Fair Time in Harper County!

By |August 12th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

Please be sure to come by our booth and see us while you are at the Harper County Fair. Don't forget to sign up for our meat bundle giveaways as well! Sponsored by South 50 Meats, KCK Farms, Henderson Farms and Attica Locker. HCCF is a proud supporter of local ag since 1996 and tonight's Carnival Bracelet Night at our Harper County Fair. We hope to see you there!

1507, 2021

Scholarship Checks for Harper County Graduates are in the Mail to Post-Secondary Schools

By |July 15th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

On July 1 HCCF mailed 54 checks worth $38,100 for 43 different students to 15 different schools. All applications for our Top Scholar, Prepare to Launch, Jean Jensen, Jack and Lavera Bertholf, and American Legion scholarships have been processed. Good luck to all of our Harper County Grads! Special thanks to Britt Hedlund, Shelley Hansel, Diane Drouhard, Robyn Liebelt, Amie Loreg, Mandy Traffas and Amber Hilger for their assistance in [...]

2005, 2021

HCCF Celebrates 25 Years & Awards Presentation for Round 25 Grant Recipients

By |May 20th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release: HCCF CELEBRATES 25 YEARS AND ROUND 25 GRANT AWARDS The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2021 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting and 25th Birthday Party. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, May 18th at the Municipal Hall in Anthony. The Harper County Community Foundation just marked its 25th year in existence. Founded [...]

2005, 2021

2021-22 HCCF Board of Trustees

By |May 20th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

2021-2022 HCCF Board of Trustees Front Row: Michelle Fahring, Assistant to the Foundation; Amy Latta, Nancy Trantham, Regena Hommertzheim, Suzanne Clark and Lee Cox. Back Row: Kevin Alexander, Executive Director; Paul Hartman, Bob Bary, Jessica Graves, and Brad Giesen. Not Pictured: Cheryl Adelhardt and Lindsay Zimmerman.

1905, 2021

25th Birthday Celebration & Awards Presentation Thank Yous

By |May 19th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

HCCF would like to take a moment to express our thanks to all who were able to attend our Awards Presentation & 25th Birthday Celebration yesterday evening in Anthony. A special thank you to all of these businesses and individuals for assisting us with the many details involved in contributing to this event.   Attica Locker Larry's Hometown Market Britt Hedlund at Harper County Transition to Career Gene's IGA D'Mario's [...]

1205, 2021

By |May 12th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

The Harper County Community Foundation had the privilege of presenting to Attica's Bertholf Family Scholarship recipient at their Annual Athletic/Academic Awards Banquet yesterday evening. Congratulations to Cale Carlisle! Best wishes to you in the upcoming school year!

1205, 2021

By |May 12th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

A presentation was made to Jaggar Hawley yesterday evening at Attica's Annual Athletic/Academic Awards Banquet by the Harper County Community Foundation for their newly created Top Scholar Award. He met all of the criteria for this award : a cumulative GPA of 4.0 and rank of #1 in this class. Congratulations Jaggar!

505, 2021

By |May 5th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

A presentation was made on Wednesday, May 5th at Chaparral's Senior Awards Assembly by the Harper County Community Foundation for their newly created Top Scholar Award. These four Chaparral students met all of the criteria for this award : a cumulative GPA of 4.0 and rank of #1 in their class. Chloe Eslinger Ella Holden Mia Smith Jonathan Welch Each of these students will receive $1,000 from HCCF for their [...]

505, 2021

By |May 5th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

Congratulations to each of our upcoming Harper County graduates! Prepare to Launch would like to remind the Seniors to be sure to click through this link https://harpercofoundation.org/ptl-scholarships/ for more details along with the e-form to request the $600 available to 2020-2021 graduates. This scholarship may be used for any post-secondary institution and is available to graduates for up to 10 years. Best wishes from HCCF and the PTL Squad!

505, 2021

By |May 5th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

HCCF, along with the Jensen family, were honored to present the Jean L. Jensen Language Arts Scholarships to the following recipients on Wednesday, May 5th at Chaparral's Senior Awards Assembly : Chloe Eslinger Faith Gates Kydrenn Hightree Mia Smith Chloe Walker Jonathan Welch Jasmine Zavala Congratulations to each recipient on your selection for this scholarship and best wishes in the Fall!

505, 2021

By |May 5th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

The Harper County Community Foundation had the privilege of presenting to two of this year's three recipients of the Bertholf Family Scholarships at the Chaparral Senior Awards Assembly on Wednesday. May 5th. Congratulations to Desirea Molina and Mia Smith! Best wishes to both of you in the upcoming school year!

505, 2021

By |May 5th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

The Anthony American Legion Scholarship was awarded to Mia Smith on Wednesday, May 5th at the Senior Awards Assembly at Chaparral High School. Congratulations Mia!

2903, 2021

Grant Application & Reporting Deadline May 1st

By |March 29th, 2021|Categories: Feature Stories|

  News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING MAY 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the first round of grants for 2021. The grant deadline is May 1, 2021 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. This grant round represents the 25th round of grants awarded since May of 2009. A total of $2,482,013.00 has been awarded since the inception of this granting [...]

1510, 2020

October 2020 Grant Recipients Selected

By |October 15th, 2020|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release: OCTOBER 2020 ROUND 24 GRANT RECIPIENTS SELECTED The Harper County Community Foundation recently awarded $120,757.90 to 26 organizations and projects that benefit Harper County. For this grant round, 37 grant applications were submitted to HCCF with a total of $288,435.42 requested. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of Commissioners represent the 24th round of grants awarded since the inception of the granting [...]

910, 2020

Welcome to the Prepare To Launch Squad for 2020-2021

By |October 9th, 2020|Categories: Feature Stories|

HCCF would like to welcome and congratulate our 2021 Prepare to Launch Squad. Seniors: Desirea Molina, Kamon Haydock, Drew Meecham, Niki Jacobs, Kayleigh Rausch, Jagger Hawley and Mariya Stegall Juniors: Madalynn Winters, Cooper Traffas, Ryleigh Fly and Matte Swartz Sophomores: Sidney Swingle, Kendra Nelson, Emmery Kastens, Tipton Francis and Ashley Garcia Freshmen: Timothy Adams, Auburn Hill, Colter McDaniel and Drake Schmidt. The Prepare to Launch Squad is responsible for development [...]

1009, 2020

Grant Application & Reporting Deadline October 1, 2020

By |September 10th, 2020|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING OCTOBER 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the second round of grants for 2020. The grant deadline is October 1, 2020 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. This grant round represents the 24th round of grants awarded since May of 2009. A total of $2,361,255.00 has been awarded since the inception of this granting process. [...]

1405, 2020

May 2020 Grant Recipients Selected

By |May 14th, 2020|Categories: Feature Stories|

  News Release: MAY 2020 ROUND 23 GRANT RECIPIENTS SELECTED The Harper County Community Foundation recently awarded $110,312.75 to 28 organizations and projects that benefit Harper County. For this grant round, 35 grant applications were submitted to HCCF with a total of $204,804.94 requested. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of Commissioners represent the 23rd round of grants awarded since the inception of the [...]

304, 2020

Grant Application & Reporting Deadline May 1, 2020

By |April 3rd, 2020|Categories: Feature Stories|

Please know it is business as usual for HCCF's upcoming May 1st grant application and reporting deadline. The only part of the process still up-in-the-air is the Awards Presentation. Stay tuned for more information closer to time for the event. In the meantime, please review the press release featured below for more deadline information. ___________ News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING MAY 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be [...]

811, 2019

October 2019 Grant Recipients Recognized

By |November 8th, 2019|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release: OCTOBER 2019 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the October 2019 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their End of the Year Gala. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Monday, November 4th, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County [...]

810, 2019

2019-2020 Prepare to Launch Squad

By |October 8th, 2019|Categories: Feature Stories|

2019-2020 Prepare to Launch Squad Left side // left to right :: Kendra Nelson, Riley Mathews, Ryleigh Fly, Mariya Stegall, Madalynn Winters and Jaggar HawleyRight side // left to right :: Emmery  Kastens, Matte Swartz, Cooper Traffas, Kamon Haydock, Tipton Francis, Niki Jacobs, Desi Molina, and Drew Meecham.

1909, 2019

Grant Deadline October 1st & Project Photos Requested

By |September 19th, 2019|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING OCTOBER 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the second round of grants for 2019. The grant deadline is October 1, 2019 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. This grant round represents the 22nd round of grants awarded since May of 2009. A total of $2,130,967.00 has been awarded since the inception of this granting process. [...]

2905, 2019

May 2019 Award Recipients Recognized

By |May 29th, 2019|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   MAY 2019 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2019 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting and Family Grant Party. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, May 21st at the Anthony Christian Church Gym in Anthony. The Foundation would like to thank the Anthony Christian Church for [...]

2903, 2019

Grant Deadline May 1st & Project Photos Requested

By |March 29th, 2019|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING MAY 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the first round of grants for 2019. The grant deadline is May 1, 2019 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. This grant round represents the 21st round of grants awarded since May of 2009. A total of $2,014,587.00 has been awarded since the inception of this granting process. [...]

2610, 2018

October 2018 Award Recipients Recognized

By |October 26th, 2018|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   OCTOBER 2018 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the October 2018 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their End of the Year Gala. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, October 23rd, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County [...]

1109, 2018

Grant Deadline October 1st & Project Photos Requested

By |September 11th, 2018|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING OCTOBER 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the second round of grants for 2018. The grant deadline is October 1, 2018 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. This grant round represents the 20th round of grants awarded since May of 2009. A total of $1,900,462.00 has been awarded since the inception of this granting process. [...]

2405, 2018

May 2018 Award Recipients Recognized

By |May 24th, 2018|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   MAY 2018 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2018 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting and Family Grant Party. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, May 22nd at the Anthony Christian Church Gym in Anthony. The Foundation would like to thank the Anthony Christian Church for [...]

1604, 2018

Grant Deadline May 1st & Project Photos Requested

By |April 16th, 2018|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  COMPLETED PROJECT PHOTO REQUEST AND HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING MAY 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the first round of grants for 2018. The grant deadline is May 1, 2018 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. HCCF would also like to make a formal request of previous grant recipients to submit a photo of their finalized projects to the [...]

2610, 2017

October 2017 Award Recipients Recognized

By |October 26th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   OCTOBER 2017 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the October 2017 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their End of the Year Gala. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, October 24th, in the Memorial Building in Attica. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of [...]

2609, 2017

Grant Deadline October 1st

By |September 26th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING OCTOBER 1st The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the second round of grants for 2017. The grant deadline is October 1, 2017 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. HCCF’s Mission is to promote community development by supporting educational, human needs, health care, community improvement and rural development projects throughout Harper County. The HCCF Board of Directors [...]

2605, 2017

May 2017 Award Recipients Recognized

By |May 26th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   MAY 2017 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2017 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting and Family Grant Party. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, May 23rd at the Anthony Christian Church Gym in Anthony. The Foundation would like to thank the Anthony Christian Church for [...]

3003, 2017

Grant Application Revision for May 1st Deadline

By |March 30th, 2017|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT APPLICATION REVISION AND DEADLINE APPROACHING The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the first round of grants for 2017. The grant deadline is May 1, 2017 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. The revision to the grant application for this grant round moving forward is a request from the Board for two copies of every grant application be submitted for [...]

311, 2016

October 2016 Award Recipients Recognized

By |November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   OCTOBER 2016 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the October 2016 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their End of the Year Gala. The event was held at 6 p.m., on Tuesday, November 1st, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. HCCF apologizes for the last-minute time change for this event, but there [...]

1609, 2016

Grant Deadline October 1st

By |September 16th, 2016|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT ROUND DEADLINE APPROACHING AND DATE SET FOR AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the second round of grants for 2016. The grant deadline is October 1, 2016 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. HCCF’s Mission is to promote community development by supporting educational, human needs, health care, community improvement and rural development projects throughout Harper County. The [...]

806, 2016

May 2016 Award Recipients Recognized

By |June 8th, 2016|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   MAY 2016 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2016 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting and first ever Family Grant Party. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, May 24th at the Anthony Christian Church Gym in Anthony. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and [...]

806, 2016

Don Jensen Serves HCCF for 20 years

By |June 8th, 2016|Categories: Feature Stories|

Don Jensen (pictured above with his family) was recognized at HCCF's most recent Awards Presentation. Don served Anthony Community Foundation, which later became Harper County Community Foundation, for the last 20 years. The Foundation has grown from $0 to $3 million over the course of Don’s tenure. He assisted the Board in various ways over the years including his most recent roles of both Treasurer and Finance Team member. The [...]

806, 2016

HCCF Receives 2015-16 STEM Education Leadership Award

By |June 8th, 2016|Categories: Feature Stories|

Harper County Community Foundation Receives STEM Education Leadership Award Presented by Nasdaq and EverFi Harper County Community Foundation (HCCF) was honored for the 2015-2016 school year at the STEM Education Leadership Awards presented by Nasdaq and EverFi.  This national award recognizes key organizations’ significant efforts to improve STEM (Science Technology, Engineering and Math) education and career readiness for students across North America and in their local community. Sixteen institutions were [...]

704, 2016

Grant Deadline May 1st

By |April 7th, 2016|Categories: Feature Stories|

Harper County Community Foundation Family Grant Party May 24 Since 2009 your foundation has given away more than $1.3 million dollars to local non-profits and we’ll be granting more at the Anthony Christian Church at 7PM on May 24. This will be our first family night and we’re inviting our scholarship recipients too. We’ll also be saying goodbye to outgoing board members Don Jensen and Kerry Schroeder. As part of [...]

3011, 2015

October 2015 Awards Recipients Recognized

By |November 30th, 2015|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   OCTOBER 2015 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the October 2015 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their End of the Year Gala. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, October 27th, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County [...]

1709, 2015

Grant Deadline October 1st

By |September 17th, 2015|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:  HCCF GRANT ROUND DEADLINE APPROACHING AND DATE SET FOR AWARDS PRESENTATION The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the second round of grants for 2015. The grant deadline is October 1, 2015 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. HCCF’s Mission is to promote community development by supporting educational, human needs, health care, community improvement and rural development projects throughout Harper County. The [...]

2705, 2015

May 2015 Award Recipients Recognized

By |May 27th, 2015|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   MAY 2015 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT AND ANNUAL MEETING The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2015 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, May 19th, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper [...]

2703, 2015

Grant Deadline May 1st

By |March 27th, 2015|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release: GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING AND DATE SET FOR ANNUAL MEETING & AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the first round of grants for 2015. The grant deadline is May 1, 2015 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. HCCF’s Mission is to promote community development by supporting educational, human needs, health care, community improvement and rural development projects [...]

3110, 2014

October 2014 Award Recipients Recognized

By |October 31st, 2014|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   OCTOBER 2014 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the October 2014 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their End of the Year Gala. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, October 28th, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper [...]

1308, 2014

Grant Deadline October 1st

By |August 13th, 2014|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING AND DATE SET FOR END OF THE YEAR GALA & AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the second round of grants for 2014. The grant deadline is October 1, 2014 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. HCCF’s Mission is to promote community development by supporting educational, human needs, health care, community improvement and [...]

1906, 2014

May 2014 Award Recipients Recognized

By |June 19th, 2014|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   MAY 2014 GRANT RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED AT HCCF AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2014 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Thursday, May 29th, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board [...]

1006, 2014

Attica USD 511’s Prepare to Launch Program

By |June 10th, 2014|Categories: Feature Stories|

ATTICA USD 511's PREPARE TO LAUNCH PROGRAM Graduation brings an end to the first year of the Prepare To Launch Program at Attica Schools. The first year ends with over $15,000 having been raised. The 2014 Prepare To Launch Squad held 4 events throughout the school year in an effort to raise money for further education of Attica High School graduates. In conjunction with the Harper County Community Foundation, the [...]

1504, 2014

Grant Deadline May 1st!!

By |April 15th, 2014|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE APPROACHING AND DATE SET FOR ANNUAL MEETING & AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT The Harper County Community Foundation will be offering the first round of grants for 2014. The grant deadline is May 1, 2014 and over $100,000 will be available for projects that benefit Harper County. HCCF’s Mission is to promote community development by supporting educational, human needs, health care, community improvement and rural development projects [...]

1111, 2013

Board of County Commissioners presents $1.1 million to HCCF

By |November 11th, 2013|Categories: Feature Stories|

Left to Right: Harper County Commissioners Jim Gates, Lee Adams and Carla Pence present a check to HCCF Chairperson Kevin Alexander. Also pictured are HCCF Board of Directors Roy Davis, Tom Conrady, Tim Penner, Lisa Mathes, Don Jensen, Virginia Martin and Alan Allenbach. Those unable to attend from the HCCF Board were Carol Jean Martin, Sloane Freeman and Kerry Schroeder. Harper County Board of Commissioners made a presentation of $1.1 million [...]

1111, 2013

October 2013 Grant Recipients Recognized

By |November 11th, 2013|Categories: Feature Stories|

The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the October 2013 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their End of Year Gala. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Wednesday, November 6th, in the Westview Apartments’ Community Room in Harper. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of Commissioners represent the tenth round of grants awarded. For [...]

2809, 2013

HCCF/Lighthouse Funds Check Presentation

By |September 28th, 2013|Categories: Feature Stories|

Pictured left to right: Kevin Alexander, HCCF Chairperson; Ashley Hostetler, Pleasant Valley Preschool and Sue Williams, Lighthouse Funds Committee Harper County Community Foundation in association with the Lighthouse Funds recently made a $10,000 presentation to the Pleasant Valley Preschool to assist with building renovations. January 2014 is the estimated opening date for the preschool. Any questions in regards to the school can be sent to pvmcpreschool@gmail.com.

909, 2013

Grant Deadline October 1st!!

By |September 9th, 2013|Categories: Feature Stories|

The Harper County Community Foundation will offer the second round of grants for 2013 from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of Commissioners. The grant deadline is October 1, 2013. Approximately $95,000 will be available for this round of grants designated for projects that benefit Harper County. Please note applicants for this grant round will need to utilize the recently revised version of the grant application. [...]

1106, 2013

Bertholf Family Scholarship Recipients

By |June 11th, 2013|Categories: Feature Stories|

Pictured from Left to Right: Grecia Rucoba, Jake Brannon and Taylor Mathes The Harper County Community Foundation had the privilege of presenting three Bertholf Family Scholarships for the upcoming school year.   In the fall of 2000, Jack and LaVera Bertholf, a farming and ranching family in Harper County, set up a scholarship fund with the Harper County Community Foundation. HCCF has invested the principle funds and awards scholarships from the [...]

2405, 2013

May 2013 Grant Recipients Recognized

By |May 24th, 2013|Categories: Feature Stories|

The Harper County Community Foundation recently recognized the grant recipients for the May 2013 round at an Awards Presentation held in conjunction with their Annual Meeting. The event was held at 7 p.m., on Thursday, May 23rd, in the Bank of Kansas Hospitality Room, in downtown Anthony. These monies from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of Commissioners represent the ninth round of grants awarded. For [...]

1904, 2013

Grant Round Deadline May 1st and Upcoming Awards Presentation

By |April 19th, 2013|Categories: Feature Stories|

Harper Baseball Fields received partial funding from HCCF for renovation projects. News Release:   GRANT ROUND DEADLINE APPROACHING AND DATE SET FOR AWARDS PRESENTATION EVENT The Harper County Community Foundation will offer the first round of grants for 2013 from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of Commissioners. The grant deadline is May 1, 2013. Approximately $95,000 will be available for this round of grants [...]

2711, 2012

October 2012 Grant Awards Announced

By |November 27th, 2012|Categories: Feature Stories, Uncategorized|

News Release: OCTOBER 2012 GRANT RECIPIENTS SELECTED The Harper County Community Foundation is pleased to announce they recently awarded a total of $92,671 to 20 grant recipients benefiting projects throughout Harper County. The recipients of the October 2012 Grant monies are VFW Post 11449 for their ceiling tile project; Extra Innings Baseball Chapel for equipment as part of the creation of a league for their men's outreach; Harper County Head Start for the [...]

1209, 2012

Grant Deadline October 1st!

By |September 12th, 2012|Categories: Feature Stories|

News Release:   GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR COMMUNITY PROJECTS The Harper County Community Foundation will offer the second round of grants for 2012 from the Waste Connection Landfill Revenues and the Harper County Board of Commissioners. The grant deadline is October 1, 2012. Approximately $95,000 will be available for this round of grants designated for projects that benefit Harper County. Having ended the previous three-year commitment with the Harper County Board of [...]

1109, 2012

Needs Now

By |September 11th, 2012|Categories: Needs Now|

One of the best things about calling Harper County home is people who live here don’t see themselves as merely spectators in this community. They want to help where they can. Nonprofit organizations in Harper County often have urgent needs that arise outside of the Foundation’s regular grant cycles. As a way to support these organizations we intend to use Needs Now to inform our donors of these needs and count on [...]

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