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315 West Main Street, Council Grove, Kansas 66846 • Tel: 620-767-6653

Council Grove Area Foundation Grants Awarded in September of 2012

There were 9 grant applications received, with 7 grants being awarded. Total $ 13,200.

  • Morris County Fair Association - $ 2,000 for sound system.
  • Morris County Youth Rodeo Assn. - $2,500 for Arena waterer
  • Council Grove Public Library - $2,000 for books
  • White City School - $1,700 for Accelerated reader program renewal
  • White City School-Financial Literacy & Career Exploration - $2,000 for computers
  • Building Blocks Community Health Care, Inc. - $2,000 for operating expenses
  • Confidential Crisis Help - $1,000 for Confidential Crisis Hotline
  • Grants Awarded in 2011

    There were 15 grant applications. 11 were approved by the committee.

  • Boy Scout Troop 65 - $500 for a computer.
  • Council Grove Fire Dept. Auxilliary - $500 for fire decals for crew vehicles.
  • Prairie Heights Middle School - $250 for an art field trip
  • Prairie Heights Middle School - $250 for reading materials
  • White City Elementary - $2,795 for the accelerated reading program
  • Prairie Heights Elementary School - $600 for an iPad and software
  • AG Heritage Park in Alta Vista - $1,500 for equipment signage
  • Prairie Heights Middle School - $3880 for science kits
  • Envision Committee - $150 for housing materials and funds for housing committee operations.
  • PRIDE Committee - $4,000 for general operations
  • Council Grove/Morris County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism - $3720 for new brochures.
  • Grants Awarded in 2010

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  • Council Grove Middle School - $1,000 for student motivation program.
  • Prairie Heights PTO - $1,500 to purchase online Accelerated Reader program
  • Prairie Heights Elementary School Library - $1,000 to purchase software and books
  • Prairie Heights Middle School - $1,000 to purchase Accelerated Reader program books
  • White City Public Library - $1,000 to build new library shelving
  • USD 417 Band Programs - $3,000 to purchase instruments for use by students who otherwise could not afford their own


  • Grants Awarded in 2009

  • Council Grove High School E-Trailblazer - $749.00 for photography equipment
  • Ag Heritage Park - $1,500 for replacing signs on machinery damaged by hail storm
  • Morris County Historical society - $4,000 to replace windows at Post Office Oak Museum