The Parsons Area Community Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life in our local communities. The Foundation manages a variety of donor funds and since it’s inception in 1996, more than two million dollars has been invested in our communities through grants and special projects. Find out how you can help us make a difference
If generosity, and giving back locally, is a value you would like to bestow upon your children and grandchildren — the Parsons Area Community Foundation can help. Our mission is to improve the quality of life in the greater Parsons area by increasing opportunities for charitable giving, connecting donors to community needs, and providing leadership on important community issues, now and for future generations.
There are many ways to give through The Parsons Area Community Foundation. We want to know what is important to you and will work with you to put your charitable dollars to work in the most meaningful way. Click here to learn about the many Giving Opportunities through the Parsons Area Community Foundation.
Since the Foundation’s inception in 1996, more than two million dollars has been invested in our communities through grants and special projects. Click here to view some of our Grants in Action.
Grants are awarded annually. A total of $202,211 was awarded at the 2015 Grant Reception, with a range of grants benefiting youth to seniors in our geographic area. Learn how your organization can Apply for a Grant.