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NNCF Board Member Get Aging Award

96 year-old CF Board Member receives the 2014 Faye McCoy Positive Aging Award. 10/6/2014 October 1, Jacob D. “Jake” Goering of North Newton, KS is being awarded the 2014 Faye McCoy Positive Aging Award in Manhattan by the LeadingAge Kansas organization for his active approach to aging while living at Kidron Bethel Retirement Center in […]


Save the Date – Leave a Legacy Luncheon

Luncheon Date:  October 10, 2014 from 11:45 am – 1:30 pm at the Meridian Center 2014 Keynote Speaker:  Nancy Okerberg Kerr Nancy Okerberg Kerr, daughter of Juanita and Okie Okerberg, is a graduate of Newton High School. She earned both a Bachelor of Music Education and a Master of Vocal Performance from Wichita State University. […]

Events, Grant Cycle

CKCF distributes grants, scholarships

CKCF distributes grants, scholarships Annual awards celebration The Central Kansas Community Foundation – Butler County (CKCF-BC) an affiliate of Central Kansas Community Foundation held their annual award celebration Saturday. The Community Foundation hosted its Annual Awards Ceremony at Douglass Senior Center with the theme – Honoring Our Past, Promoting Our Present, and Impacting Our Future. […]


El Dorado Community Foundation announced

By Julie Clements  Posted May. 26, 2014 @ 10:00 am El Dorado, Kan.Community members have been working since January to establish El Dorado’s own Community Foundation. They formalized their partnership with the Central Kansas Community Foundation, based in Newton, on March 26, and officially announced the new foundation earlier this week. “There was no local advisory […]