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Custer County Foundation
403 South 9th
PO Box 304
Broken Bow, NE 68822
2016 Spring Grant Awards
The Foundation awarded $54,597 to 23 Custer County organizations this Spring!! Following is a list of organizations selected to receive a grant.
Arrow Artists, Inc.: $425 to assist with the art and photography competition held in conjunction with the Custer County Fair.
Brenzier Public Library: $1,000 to assist with the cost of bringing The Edgerton Explorit Center Program and a Jump A Roo to their 100 year birthday celebration of the library.
Broken Bow Optimist Club: $5,000 to provide a set of soccer goals for the Optimist soccer program.
Broken Bow Wrestling Club: $15,000 to assist with building a new wrestling room.
Callaway Good Life Center: $4,000 to help purchase a 6 pan counter top steamer.
Callaway Public Schools Education Foundation: $500 to help replace the football field score board at Callaway Public School.
Central Plains Center for Services: $2,500 to help provide summer activities for the Super Kids Club Summer Program.
Custer CAPABLE Corporation: $1,000 to assist with the costs associated with the HEROs mentoring program.
Custer Care: $6,500 to help purchase a van to provide transportation for clients for medical purposes and for staff to travel for home care outside of Broken Bow.
Custer County Children’s Theater: $500 to assist with the Children’s Theater experience scheduled for September 19-24, 2016.
Custer County Grange: $150 to help provide dictionaries for all Custer County third grade students through the Words for Thirds, Dictionary Project.
Custer County Junior Orchestra: $250 to help with upkeep on the instruments.
Diamond Youth Organization: $2,500 to help purchase various equipment for the baseball/softball youth programs.
Healing Hearts & Families: $500 to purchase materials for their H.E.A.R.T.S. (Helping Every At Risk Teen Succeed) Program.
Healing Hearts & Families: $2,500 to provide materials for their domestic violence/sexual assault program.
Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway: $2,000 to assist with the Follow the Rails Art Trail taking place October 14-16, 2016.
Sargent Township Library: $400 to help with the summer reading program.
Seven Valley’s Historical Society: $1,200 to help purchase a new computer.
Seven Valley’s Rodeo Association: $3,422 to assist with building a new bathroom/shower facility at the rodeo grounds.
Spartan Youth Wrestling Club: $2,000 to purchase a new wrestling mat.
Spartan Youth Activities: $250 to provide “staying active in summer” programs for students during the Summer Lunch Program.
SWAT: $2,000 to help provide a handicap lift for the pool.
Twin Loup Track & Field: $1,000 to help with concrete expenses for runway, pole vault and high jump landing systems.