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List of Recent Grants

Listing of current Grants 2016

Abilene Smoky Valley Railroad $500.00 Waterproofing Grist Mill’s 8 Foot working water wheel
Abilene Food & Clothing Center $250.00 Support the community
Art Council of Dickinson County $5,500.00 Historic Murals
Art Council of Dickinson County $500 Support the Community
Brown Foundation Brown’s Park $1,000.00 Play structure at Brown’s Park
Boy Scouts of America Coronado Area Council $250 Support local Boy Scouts
Cedar House Foundation $3,000 Micro Farming Hoop House
Cedar House $2,000 Neighbor to Neighbor guest nourishment
City of Abilene/ Convention & Visitors Bureau $25,000 150Trails, Rails and Tales
Dickinson County Heritage Center $20,000 -Chisholm Trail 150 Trails, Rails and Tales
Discovery Child Care and Learning Center $2,200.00Playground makeover
Family Eye Care of Abilene $250 to Support Chapman USD 473 School District
Great Plains Theatre: $ 6,324 Children’s Youth Theater and Technology upgrade
Kanas Kiwanis Foundations $250 Support Abilene Kiwanis Club
Quality of Life Coalition$ 3,287.00 Happy Bear Program in Dickinson County
Quality of Life Coalition $200 Materials for Suicide Prevention Outreach Program
St. Andrews Elementary School $1,000.00 Tiger Time Skills Packs
United Way of Dickinson County $1,913. Public awareness and marking materials
USD 393 Solomon $4,500 Heart Rate Monitors/ Physical Education
USD 393 Solomon $500 Support the Solomon School District
USD 435 Abilene $6,891 Heart Rate Monitors / Physical Education
VFW Post /Auxiliary 3279 $1,620 New Banner with Name Change
USD 435 Abilene:$8,000 ABC-Summer Science Academy

2017 Spring Grants

Art Council of Dickinson County $2,500 Magnetic Poetry
Cedar House Foundation-Neighbor to Neighbor $2,321 Fishing for Words
Central Kansas Free Fair Association $3,500
Shelter for Facilitation of mixing young & seniorgenerations. Chapman Senior Center $1,500 Computer Lab
Dickinson County: Attorney’s Office $9,150.00 Restorative Justice Initiative Development
Dickinson County Heritage Center $20,000 Chisholm Trail 150 Trials, Rails, & Tales 2017 Event
Dickinson County Lions Club $300 Health Screening at Central Kansas Free Fair
Great Plains Theatre $6,000 Youth and Educational Programming
Hope Community Development Group $5,000 Hope Community Walking Trail
Dickinson County K- State Research & Extension $3,500 Herington 4-H Special Interest Garden Club
Quality of Life Coalition$ 3,287.00 Happy Bear Program in Dickinson County
Quality of Life Coalition $3,500 Baby Pit Stop
Solomon Community Preschool, Inc. $1,256 Curriculum update and classroom aids
USD 435 Abilene: ABC-Summer Science Academy $5,000
USD 435 Abilene: Abilene Cares $5,000