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  • Give Fest 2024

    The Heartland Community Foundation is thrilled to announce Give Fest 2024, a 24-hour giving event that unites Ellis, Rooks, and Trego counties in a shared mission to support local nonprofit organizations. Save the date for October 10, 2024, this exciting day is designed to increase philanthropy, energize community spirit, and spotlight the life-changing work of our local nonprofits. Registration is now open for nonprofits that would like to participate.

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  • Heartland Community Foundation Awards $126,829 in Grants to Local Organizations

    The Heartland Community Foundation recently awarded $126,829.85 to local organizations in Ellis, Rooks, and Trego County during our spring/summer grant cycle. In total, the community foundation helped fund 42 projects -- including 12 that were fully funded and 28 that were partially funded.

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  • Heartland Community Foundation Announces Rooks County Scholarship Recipients

    The Heartland Community Foundation is proud to announce the award of $5,000 in scholarships to support area students for the upcoming academic year. These scholarships aim to assist students in pursuing their educational goals beyond high school.

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  • Heartland Community Foundation Reaches $1M Milestone in Each County Legacy Fund

    The Heartland Community Foundation is proud to announce a significant milestone: each individual County Legacy Fund at the community foundation has surpassed $1 million in assets! This remarkable achievement reflects the incredible growth and support of our communities. We are deeply grateful to all our donors and partners whose contributions, especially during our annual Match Month campaigns, have made this milestone possible.

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