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Featured:Now Accepting 2017 Fund for Hutchinson Grant Proposals

Hutchinson Community Foundation is now accepting 2017 Fund for Hutchinson Grant proposals. For grant guidelines, application and a timeline for this year's process, click here. Read More

2017 Youth Philanthropy Council Grants Announced

The Youth Philanthropy Council of the Hutchinson Community Foundation announced $3,000 in grants from the Richard W. Dillon Memorial Fund for Youth Philanthropy at an awards ceremony on March 5 at Dillon... Read More

Make It Greater Grant Awards Announced

We're excited about the first-ever Make It Greater Grants announcement,... Read More

Overcoming the Overhead Myth Issue Brief

Since 2014, Hutchinson Community Foundation has been learning and sharing information about a concept known as the Overhead Myth, and we recently released an issue brief on the topic. "Overcoming the Overhead... Read More

Community Foundation Seeks Office Assistant

Thanks for your interest in Hutchinson Community Foundation.  Since 1989, the Community Foundation has connected donors to community needs and opportunities, increased philanthropy and provided leadership... Read More

Youth Philanthropy Council Announces 2016 Grant Awards

The Youth Philanthropy Council of the Hutchinson Community Foundation awarded $3,000 in grants from the Richard W. Dillon Memorial Fund for Youth Philanthropy on March 6 at Dillon Nature Center. ... Read More

Match Day 2016 Results and Donor List

On Match Day, May 3, 2016, Hutchinson Community Foundation received 1,376 gifts from 729 donors totaling $213,401. Combined with the Community... Read More

HCF Leads Bus Tour in Midst of Week of the Young Child, Possible CIF Sweep

By Ashley Booker - The Hutchinson News abooker@hutchnews.com  Apr 20,... Read More

Match Day Tops Previous Total

By Mary Clarkin The Hutchinson News mclarkin@hutchnews.com  Read More

Early Childhood Film & Discussion Series Notes and Action Steps

Hutchinson Community Foundation has been working collaboratively with our early childhood and community partners for nearly two decades to achieve a seamless system of inclusive services to help children... Read More

Foundation Suffers Data Breach

Hutchinson Community Foundation is making donors, vendors and other stakeholders aware of a data breach that may have compromised personal and financial information. Letters explaining the nature of the... Read More

2015/16 Report to the Community

This version of the report lists funds, donors and grants on pages 22-35. If you'd like a hard copy of the report, please email aubrey@hutchcf.org.View... Read More

2016 Fund for Hutchinson Grant Recipients Announced

Hutchinson Community Foundation announced the 2016 Fund for Hutchinson grant awards on Thursday, November 17 at the Cosmosphere. Established in 1990 by the founding Board of Directors as a permanent resource... Read More

Youth Philanthropy Council awards $3,000 in grants

The Youth Philanthropy Council of the Hutchinson Community Foundation awarded $3,000 in grants from the Read More

Community Foundation releases first Issue Brief on Early Childhood Initiatives

In an effort to better educate our donors and partners on Hutchinson Community Foundation's leadership areas, we have released our first Issue Brief on Early Childhood Initiatives. Issue Briefs will... Read More

Fund for Hutchinson 2015 Grant Awards Announced

Hutchinson Community Foundation is thrilled to announce 28 Fund for Hutchinson grants—totaling $200,823—to help local nonprofits turn hopes... Read More

Beloved teacher leaves $2 million gift

Hutchinson Public Library, Boys and Girls Clubs and Hutchinson Community Foundation each receive $666,000 for operations and endowment effortsHutchinson, Kan. --... Read More

Match Day 2014 leverages $267,800 from 601 donors

On Match Day, May 6, the community raised $267,800 for 32 nonprofit endowments in Reno County! This amount includes the $50,000 match and $4700 in prizes... Read More

25th Anniversary Report to the Community

This version of the report lists funds, donors and grants on pages 26-35. If you'd like a hard copy of the report, please email aubrey@hutchcf.org.View... Read More

Fund for Hutchinson awards more than $200,000 in grants

Hutchinson Community Foundation announced the 2014 Fund for Hutchinson grant awards on Thursday, November 13 at the Kansas Cosmosphere & Space Center. Established in 1990 by the founding Board of... Read More

Community Foundation investments outperform benchmarks in 2012.

Hutchinson Community Foundation thanks the Finance Committee members who provide strong leadership and investment expertise:  Ken Vogel, committee chairman; Marilyn Bolton, board chairwoman; Paul... Read More

Jackson Joins Community Foundation as Program Officer

Kari Jackson has joined the Hutchinson Community Foundation as the program officer. She... Read More

Fund for Hutchinson grants awarded to 25 organizations

The Fund for Hutchinson was established by the founding Board of Directors as apermanent resource for the changing needs of Reno County. From bike trails and playscapes, to family stabilization and housing,... Read More

Dillons partners with community on trail project at new Marketplace Store

Prepping for a flagship Dillons megastore's groundbreaking event includes healthy prospect.By Kayla Regan - The Hutchinson News - kregan@hutchnews.com Thirteen... Read More

Kaleidoscope grants available to home-based and center-based childcare providers.

Kaleidoscope grants enable child care professionals to increase children's daily consumption of fruits and vegetables and or participation in active play.  Child Care Centers are eligible to apply... Read More

Match Day raises $222,000 for 26 local nonprofits

From the line at the front door at 6:45 a.m. to the last check at 7 p.m., Match Day was an overwhelming success! On behalf of the 26 nonprofits who benefited, thank you for opening your hearts and wallets... Read More