NEWS AND EVENTS

CACF Awards Scholarships and Grants

Jun 17, 2019

Through the generosity of donors, the following 2019 scholarships were awarded through the Coffeyville Area Community Foundation.

2019 Scholarship award recipients are:

  • Jenna Speer, FKHS Debate and Forsensics Scholarship, $5000
  • Leah Martinez, Kathryn Hayden Beeson Most Outstanding Senior Girl, $1000
  • Nathan Carter, Community State Bank Scholarship, $1000
  • Mercedes Colbert, Community State Bank Scholarship, $500
  • Alyssa Stout, Order of the Eastern Star Scholarship, $500
  • Nathan Carter, Tim Brant Memorial Scholarhip, $500
  • Titus Woodward, Tim Brant Memorial Scholarship, $500
  • Luciana Andres Alonzo. Chapter DR PEO, Bache Scholarship, $500
  • Nicole Barrett, Chapter DR PEO, Bache Scholarship, $500
  • Trey Myrie, The Reverend Dr. Virgil O. Horn Memorial Scholarship, $500
  • Sha’Nae Shobe, FKHS Class of 1965 Scholarship to CCC, $400
  • Emma Viets, John Charlesworth Swim Scholarship, $150


Coffeyville Area Community Foundation hosts annual competitive spring and fall grant cycles for charitable organizations in Coffeyville and surrounding area. Charitable organizations must demonstrate need for a program/project and show how the program will benefit the community. Collaboration among groups or organizations is welcomed. Charitable organizations with an idea, project, or need are encouraged to apply for funding. 

With over $5.6 million in total assets and over 100 funds under management, the Coffeyville Area Community Foundation has been helping donors fulfill their charitable wishes since 2001 under the direction of Janie DeVore Gillis, Executive Director and the Board of Directors.  

CACF is a nonprofit organization which serves donors and our community by providing vehicles for charitable giving. The Community Foundation plans, works, and invests today for a more secure, improved, and better tomorrow. If you would like more information about CACF, call (620) 251-4769 or visit their website: www.coffeyvillefoundation.org.

Contact:  janie@coffeyvillefoundation.org

620-251-4769