Welcome to the 2023 CFSEK General Funds Grant Opportunity!

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas (CFSEK) is pleased to announce the General Funds grant application is available now and will remain open through Thursday, June 30, 2023. The mission of CFSEK is to serve the SEK region by encouraging charitable giving benefiting the common good and the quality of life. We inspire leadership with programming that is responsive … Continue reading →

CFSEK Announces Matthew Buck Is New Marketing & Communications Coordinator

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas (CFSEK) is excited to announce the hiring of Matthew Buck as its new Marketing and Communications Coordinator, effective May 15, 2023. Matthew comes to CFSEK and its affiliates, the Columbus Area Community Foundation, Fort Scott Area Community Foundation, and Girard Area Community Foundation, with a unique skill set that … Continue reading →

Community Foundation to Host Annual Estate Planning Forum for Professional Advisors June 13, 2023

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas (CFSEK) will host the 2023 Estate Planning Forum in the large conference room of The Foundry at Block22 in Pittsburg starting at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 13. The full-day Forum, hosted annually in partnership with Foulston Siefkin LLP of Wichita, is open to Southeast Kansas attorneys, CPAs, insurance professionals, and financial … Continue reading →

Announcing the 2023 GBL Foundation Youth-Volunteerism Grant Awards

On behalf of the Dylan Meier Get Busy Livin’ (GBL) Foundation, the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas (CFSEK) is pleased to announce $4,000 in grant funds have been awarded to eight nonprofit organizations across Southeast Kansas. The GBL Foundation has been awarding funds for projects aimed at youth volunteerism as part of the CFSEK Grant … Continue reading →