top of page







Welcome to the Kearney Area Community Foundation website! Whether you are interested in applying for a grant or simply looking for information, we hope our website will make it easy for you to find what you're looking for. Websites are a great way to get oriented with KACF, but if you like a personal touch, please contact us.

Our staff is happy to help answer your questions!

FB Cover Photo 2023-bottom bar.png

Give Where You Live

December 7, 2023

Give Where You Live brings people together as one community, raising money and awareness for our local nonprofits. This community-wide effort is powered by the Kearney Area Community Foundation encouraging area nonprofits to build their capacity, find new donors and identify new funding streams.


Since Give Where You Live's inception in 2013, more than $9.6 million has been raised for local nonprofits.

Boost your donation, lift your nonprofits and Give Where You Live!

Click here for more info.

Give on December 7 to support local nonprofits!

Logo Final-png for graphics NO GWYL.png
Give Where You Live logo
Banner for eblast-summer 2023.png

2023 Summer Newsletter

Read our Summer Newsletter to find out how the Arthur E. Klinkacek Promise Scholarship has made an impact for one of the first students to receive it, see this year's scholarship recipients, learn how planned gifts can make a difference for you and your community, see ways you can make an impact on the Kearney Area Community Foundation and important grant deadlines to keep in mind.

Click here for more info.

25th Anniversary Impact Report

More than 25 years ago, the simple action of creating a foundation for our community occurred. One donor gave the very first gift and it continued with several other donors giving to the Foundation.  One after the other. 

Read the entire Impact Report.

Banner for eblast-spring 2023.jpg

2023 Spring Newsletter

Read our Spring Newsletter to learn about a new fund that's helping area veterans, recent grant recipients, ways to keep your personal information safe and the impact KACF had in the community in 2022.

Click here for more info.


Follow us on social media to stay up-to-date!
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon

Join our mailing list and never miss an update!

bottom of page