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October 15, 2017

Next deadline for applications for Applegate Grants for Teachers 

Applegate Grants for Teachers are awarded 3 times during the school year.  Deadlines for applications for Applegate Grants for Teachers are: October 15, January 15 and April 15.

Grant applications will be considered for training or support for K-12 teachers at elementary and secondary schools located in the Nebraska counties of Custer,  Dawson, Frontier, Hayes, Keith, Lincoln, Logan, McPherson and Perkins.  Each grant award will be between $250 and $5,000.

Each application for Training and Support Grants on the approved application form must be initiated or endorsed by a K-12 teacher at an elementary or secondary school located in one of the eligible counties.

Click link below for application form and guidelines:

Betterment Grants

If your non-profit organization qualifies to apply for a Betterment Grant and is considering applying for a grant to help a qualifying project, please contact our office to discuss the project.  The Community Foundation considers applications that promise to make significant and direct contributions to people in the North Platte area in one of the following fields of interest: community development, culture, education, environment, health, or human services.  Grant application deadlines are: January 15, April 15, July 15 and October 15.

Current Fundraising Campaigns

  • Help extend trail at Lake Maloney
    Help extend trail at Lake Maloney

    Help add a new trail segment to connect South Beach with the existing trail at Lake Maloney, south of North Platte. To donate online to the Lake Maloney Trail Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

  • Help renovate North Platte Community Playhouse
    Help renovate North Platte Community Playhouse

    Help make needed renovations at the North Platte Community Playhouse’s Neville Center for Performing Arts in the historic Fox Theatre Building. To donate online to the North Platte Community Playhouse Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

  • Help develop the Prairie Arts Center
    Help develop the Prairie Arts Center

    Help renovate the upper stories of the Prairie Arts Center in the historic 1913 Post Office Building in downtown North Platte. To donate online to the Prairie Arts Center Building Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

  • Sutherland Anchor Memorial Park Fund
    Sutherland Anchor Memorial Park Fund

    Help develop Anchor Memorial Park into a wonderful asset for the Village of Sutherland. To donate online to Sutherland Anchor Memorial Park Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

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