210 South Street, Iola, KS 66749, US

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About Us

How We're Helping

We are a nonprofit 501(c) 3 organization focused on helping make the world around us a better, happier place.

Whether you are a individual, family or charitable trust, or a business, there a numerous ways you can make a difference.

With the help of our tireless staff, we organize fundraisers, community-building events, and 

in-depth training sessions for our volunteers.

Giving makes a difference - Strengthening Communities

Set up by families, corporations and individuals dedicated to improving the quality of life for pres

Who We Are

 Our Mission : Advance the quality of life in Allen County and surrounding areas by building permanent endowments, fostering philanthropy, energizing community communication, helping donors achieve charitable goals and leave lasting legacies. 

Our Vision:  To be a trusted partner in charitable giving, to improve the quality of life and revitalize Allen and surrounding counties in perpetuity. 

 Your Community Foundation is a charitable nonprofit 501(c)3 organization  set up by families, corporations and individuals dedicated to improving the quality of life for present and future generations in Allen, Woodson and Anderson Counties. 

We offer a variety of options for making donations. By combining your resources with others that share your interests, you can maximize the impact of a modest contribution. Gifts of any size make a difference and are always appreciated.


Giving makes a difference - Strengthening Communities


Thank You

Whether you help through monetary donations, volunteering your time, or spreading our mission through word-of-mouth, thank you. 

We couldn't accomplish our goals without the help of supporters like you.


Giving makes a difference - Strengthening Communities

Board of Directors


Job Springer, Board President
Linda Leonard, Board Secretary
Susan Michael, Board Vice President
Carol Sager, Board Treasurer
Gary McIntosh, Advisor
Alan Weber, Legal Counsel
Don Copley
Robin Schallie
Lori Stone

List of Funds

Allen  County Community College Endowment Fund

Allen  County Community Foundation

Allen  County Community Foundation Public Health Fund

Allen County Environmental  Fund

Allen County Hospital Uniting for Excellence Endowment Fund

Anderson County Hospital Foundation Fund

First Presbyterian Church Gifts Bequests and Memorials

Humboldt Library Foundation Endowment Fund

Iola Band Endowment Fund

Iola Public Library  Endowment Fund

Kansas Health Foundation Fund

Kansas Health Foundation Operating Fund

Trinity Foundry Fund

Women Helping Women Endowment Fund


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Donate Now

Your generous gift will help us fund our  mission. Whether you are an individual, family or charitable trust or a business, there are many ways that you can give to make a difference in your community. Giving makes a difference - Strengthening Communities

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Contact Us

Your Community Foundation

(620) 380-6154


Hours by appointment