Barton County Community Foundation

A trusted resource for philanthropy serving the communities of Lamar, Liberal and Golden City.

Our Mission

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Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Barton County through resource development, community grantmaking, collaboration and public leadership.

Since our founding on September 10, 2015, Barton County Community Foundation has distributed more than $93,459 in grants to the community. We now hold assets totaling $415,769 as of June 30, 2019.

Our Leadership

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Nancy Curless, President

Our foundation is led by members of the community.

Nancy Curless, President
George Nichols, Vice President
Heidi Johnson, Secretary
Tom Shields, Treasurer
Bruce Belline
Martin Bunton
Lonnie R. Elswick
Jo Jurgens
Melissa Little
Cindy McFadden
Scott Nolting

Barton County Legacy Society

  • Nancy Curless
  • Bob and Judy Rice

Funds

Golden City Little League Fund

Jack Purinton Agricultural Scholarship Fund

About Our Kids Fund

Danny and Jewell Little Charitable Fund

Golden Harvest Days Fund

Jack and Betty Purinton Fund

Bob Johnson Scholarship Fund

Barton County Community Foundation Administrative Capacity Fund

Barton County Community Fund

Peterson Outdoor Ministries Fund

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