|About||The Derby Community Foundation has created a place for those wishing to donate to our community, to raise funds, create scholarships, and make memorials.|
The mission of the Derby Community Foundation is to enrich the quality of life in the Derby area by being a catalyst for connecting people and resources with community needs and initiatives.
To fulfill this mission, the Derby Community Foundation is committed:
- As a grant maker
- As a vehicle for philanthropy
- As a community leader
- To respond to changing needs
Derby Community Foundation:
In order to better our lives we must better where we spend our lives. For us, that’s Derby, Kansas! This is why the community and its citizens raise a shared standard of excellence in all we do. The spirit of the Derby Community Foundation is refreshing and invigorating. Its contagious persistence brings together people who yearn to share a vision and have the courage to do something about it. The Derby Community Foundation has created a place for those wishing to donate to our community, to raise funds, create scholarships, and make memorials or endowments. All money raised in this community will stay here, helping the citizens of Derby for generations to come.
|Awards||Awarding nearly $20,000 in grants to local non-profit organizations through the Community Enrichment Grant Program.|
|Founded||The Derby Community Foundation has supported community improvement projects within our city since the Foundation’s inception in 1993.|