2020 Grant Projects
USD 316 Golden Plains Schools
$9,400.36 - February
Funding was provided to help in the purchase of equipment and household items for the new Little Paws Daycare Center in Selden.
Sheridan County Historical Society and Mickey's Museum
$7,400.00 - February
Funding assisted in the construction of a new cement foundation of the historic McGraw Hill Methodist Church was relocated into Hoxie and is now situated on the museum campus.
Main Street Arts Council
$6,125.00 - February
Funds assisted the arts council with its restructured Main Street Summer Theater Festival to a virtual format due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sheridan County Hospital - Wellness Center
$3,500.00 - March
Funding was used to help in the installation of new electrical outlets as well as the purchase of a weight lifting bench.
USD 412 Hoxie Community Schools
$4,500.00 - April
The funding assisted with the Hoxie Community Schools Family Partnership Program.
$10,000.00 - April
Funds were used to renovate and expand the concession stand and restrooms facility at the Hoxie ball diamonds.
Hospice Services of Northwest Kansas
$2,035.00 - April
Funds helped in the upgrade and purchase of hospice-related tools and equipment.
High Point Advocacy and Resource Center Inc.
$4,100.00 - April
Funds assisted with the development of a new regional addiction services agency.
Grow Sheridan County, Inc.
$10,000.00 - April
The SCCF set aside $10,000 to assist organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, offering grants of up to $1,000 per organization/cause.
Sheridan Co. Amusement Co.
$10,000.00 - May
Funding assisted in the purchase of new safety breaks for the Tilt-a-Whirl ride at the local carnival in Hoxie.
Hoxie BSA Scout Troop 161
$1,438.50 - June
Funds assisted the scout troop with the purchase of a cargo trailer and supplies used during their camping trips and other activities.
City of Selden
$10,000.00 - June
Funds assisted in the renovation of the Selden tennis courts.
Sheridan County Hospital
$10,000.00 - September
Funds assisted in the purchase of a mini-spit heater/cooler for use in the Long Term Care Unit of the hospital.
Sheridan County Benefit Walk
$2,100.00 - October
Funding was granted to assist with the rental expenses of the Hoxie 4H building for the fall 2020 and spring 2021 Blood Drive events.
Special Olympics Kansas Inc.
$1,500.00 - December
Funds were used to support Sheridan County area athletes participating in the annual Special Olympics Kansas Compeitition.
Western Kansas Child Advocacy Center
$5,000.00 - December
Funds assisted with expenses related to the mobile services unit which provides services to children and families suffering from abuse.