Purpose statement: The Community Foundation is to serve as a community leader to improve the quality of life by promoting effective grant making, fostering philanthropy, stimulate community dialogue and assist donors to achieve their charitable objectives.
Complete Town Hall meetings in each community to educate regarding our purpose and gain feedback as to their unique needs.
Establish partnerships with other local foundations to broaden the Foundations ability to better serve each community.
Gain one Board member from each community for best representation of the communities we serve.
Establish committees in each community to assist with projects and fundraising.
Establish guidelines for committees as to budget and responsibilities to ensure appropriate Board approval on all activities.
Complete one requested project in each community.
Hold major fundraiser to provide the $3000.00 money needed to obtain SMIF Matching Grant. We serve the communities of the (USC School District) Bricelyn, Easton, Freeborn, Kiester, Walters and Wells.