Scholarship Opportunity for Park County High School Seniors

The Park County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the Barbara Thronson Scholarship.  Scholarships are available for Park County students planning to continue their post-secondary education at two OR four-year institutions. The scholarship awards $500 per successful semester completed to each scholarship recipient: up to eight semesters.

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“Fund for the Future” created

The Park County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the establishment of its “Fund for the Future” endowment as a permanent source of charitable funds to benefit Park County and its residents. The Fund was created through gifts specifically designated for the endowment. The Foundation Board of Directors established the endowment fund as a positive… Continue Reading

We’ve Moved! Come See!

Park County Community Foundation offices have moved to 202 E. Callender Street — we’re at the intersection of Callender and B Streets in the southwest corner of the Grabow Building with easy access for all.  We’re grateful for all the courtesies extended to us by Jill and Warren Mabie, owners of the Winslow Building on… Continue Reading

Funding Fundamentals: The Basics of Grant Writing

Join us for our first Nonprofit Network event of the new year, “Funding Fundamentals: The Basics of Grant Writing” presented by Kristen Galbraith. Wednesday, January 24 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m at the Shane Lalani Center for the Arts. Please RSVP here Continue Reading

Support Park County This Holiday Season!

    November 23: 9th Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner Free community dinner from 1 – 3 p.m. at the Elks Lodge 130 South 2nd Street in Livingston. Meal delivery is also available; to sign up for a meal delivery call 406-823-0482 by November 22. Volunteers are needed; to volunteer call or text Denise at 406-224-2770. November… Continue Reading

Nonprofit Network: Navigating New Nonprofit Financial Statements, Nov. 8

The next Park County Nonprofit Network brown bag lunch program is titled “Navigating New Nonprofit Financial Statements – Understand Upcoming Changes for 2018” presented by Rosie Bardnt, CPA. Please join us on Wednesday, November 8 at the Shane Lalani Center for the Arts, 415 E Lewis St, Livingston, MT 59047. Please RSVP here How much do… Continue Reading

Share your experiences with housing

Congratulations to the nonprofit Homeword organization for its efforts in moving forward with the Livingston Memorial Hospital housing project.  The Park County Community Foundation is an enthusiastic supporter of this important project. Now, Homeword is gathering stories to put a face to Park County’s affordable housing shortage. Local stories are some of the most powerful tools… Continue Reading

Annual Community Grant Program Sets New Level

A record $90,000 has been awarded to 26 Park County nonprofits and community organizations through the Annual Community Grants program of the Park County Community Foundation. “This year’s grants program nearly doubles the amount provided in our 2016 awards,” said Bruce C. McKnight, chairman of the Community Foundation board of directors.  “This higher level of… Continue Reading