Deadline nears for 2012 HCF grant applications

The Hillsboro Community Foundation is accepting applications for grant funds to be distributed in 2012 from the Hills?boro Area Impact Fund.

Organizations that are exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) and who serve Hillsboro and surrounding communities may apply.

Application forms can be downloaded from or, or picked up from Eileen Unruh at The Insurance Center at 105 S. Main, Hillsboro. The deadline for submission is Nov. 15.

The Impact Fund is an unrestricted grant fund created by the generosity of individuals who have contributed to this endowment. Grants will not be limited to a particular issue or target population. Successful applications assist the foundation in fulfilling its mission to improve the quality of life for the Hillsboro community.

For more information about the Impact Fund and other non-profit funding opportunities, contact executive director Kathy Decker at 620-947-0170 or by e-mail at

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