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2023 Competitive Grants Application Workshop

On February 9, THCF will host our annual Competitive Grants Application Workshop. Please forward this email to any nonprofit friend or colleague who might be interested in applying for a THCF grant in March.

Seeking Student Leaders

Youth Advisory Council (YAC) is looking for new members. Although recruitment efforts are ongoing and the students are doing a great job, some schools could use your help in identifying potential members.
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THCF Welcomes Two New Board Members

Congratulations to the two newest Truman Heartland Board of Directors members, Ritchie Momon and Terri Steele. These dynamic individuals bring decades of professional leadership experience to the Foundation.
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It’s Scholarship Time!

Few adults are thinking about college in the fall. Right now, most are up to the eyeballs in white elephant parties, ugly sweater contests, and other holiday festivities. However, area students are busy preparing essays, requesting letters of recommendation, and submitting applications to colleges, universities, and trade schools around the globe. December is Scholarship Season!
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Generosity Filled the Gap – 2022 Grants

Private giving for the public good. That’s the THCF tagline. And every year, that is exactly what your Community Foundation strives to do. We work with fundholders, big and small, to help them support the charities and causes near and dear to their hearts. This year, even with the markets being less than ideal, the generosity of our communities has been impressive. And we aren’t even into the traditional “season of giving” yet!

Behind the Scenes Wrap-up

A few times a year, Truman Heartland fundholders receive a special invitation to go Behind the Scenes at a local nonprofit around town. We visit all kinds of different organizations to learn about what new projects they are working on and how their work creates positive change in our communities.

Give Smart - Youth-Driven Grantmaking

As part of their grant review process, Youth Advisory Council (YAC) students plan visits to some of the nonprofits that have submitted youth-focused grant proposals to the Foundation.

Feature - A Leaders Perspective

Youth Advisory Council (YAC) members are back at school and looking for new members to join their teams. We recently spoke to our Team Leaders at their monthly meeting about why YAC is a worthwhile community initiative, and here is what some of these future community leaders had to say...
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Event - Toast to Our Towns 2022

Have you heard? We are having a little get-together at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center with about 700 of our closest friends, family, community leaders, and elected officials. Would you like to join us?

Feature - 2022 Corporate Citizen of the Year

Each year, Truman Heartland recognizes a corporate citizen whose generosity in charitable giving has a tremendous impact on the region we serve.



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