Established in 1996, Golden Belt Community Foundation exists to provide non-profit organizations in central Kansas with a permanent source of support and to serve as a vehicle for charitable giving for donors. GBCF serves Barton, Pawnee, Rush and Stafford County, Kansas.

Golden Belt Community Foundation believes the strength of our communities is the same today as it was in the early years. That strength is exemplified in neighbors giving to neighbors to enhance the quality of life of the communities in which we live. GBCF provides the opportunity to build on that strength.


To plan, work, and invest today for a more secure, improved, and better tomorrow.


Golden Belt Community Foundation is accredited with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations®—the highest standards for philanthropic excellence.

AccreditedCF_Seal_BKWe work to support the causes our community cares about, from supporting the health and well-being of our youth to cultivating leadership within the counties we serve. National Standards says that we meet the most rigorous standards in philanthropy and is a promise to our community that we’ll continue to do this good work together, right here in Great Bend, KS.

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