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Grant Opportunities

The Foundation accepts grants applications throughout the year. Applications will be considered at the end of two closing dates, April 30th, and October 31st.

 

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Contact Us

Custer County Foundation

403 South 9th

PO Box 304

Broken Bow, NE 68822

(308) 872-2232

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.