Disaster Relief Archive

Our Summer 2020 Newsletter is Here!

The summer 2020 CFSEK newsletter has arrived, sporting a new design, a classic title, and the latest news about the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas! In this issue, you’ll find: A memorial tribute to our late friend Rita J. Bicknell Current SEK grant opportunities Stories of organizations that have made a difference in SEK during … Continue reading →

CFSEK Disaster Relief Fund Provides Grants to Area Non-Profits

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas (CFSEK) is pleased to announce that it has granted a total of $25,000 to four local non-profit organizations working to support area residents most affected by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Salvation Army, Catholic Charities, Wesley House, and The Lord’s Diner each received an equal share of the $25,000. … Continue reading →

Hurricane Relief Expanded

Hurricane Relief Donations have been expanded to support the continued damage the southern part of the country is experiencing. The CFSEK will continue to collect donations via check or online donations.  To make a donation, make the check payable to: Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas and on the memo line specify geographical area if you choose, … Continue reading →

Hurricane Harvey Relief

Hurricane Harvey caused damage and flooding through Houston and part of its surrounding area, the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas is accepting monetary donations from community members to assist with the damage. The foundation will send the donations to nonprofit agencies or its partner community foundations in the affected areas of Texas. “We can see … Continue reading →