Announcements: Funds

Citizens Alliance Bank Donates to Project IMPACT

Published on April 1, 2022

The Granite Falls Area Community Foundation (GFACF) is excited to announce that Citizens Alliance Bank has donated $15,000 to Project IMPACT to help with the purchase and installation of a new ADA compliant playground for Rice Park.  This donation, combined with the $180,000 already secured for this project from the Bush Foundation, is a giant step forward toward making Rice Park a regional destination for events and family gatherings.

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Bush Foundation grants $1.8 million to Granite Falls community

Published on July 3, 2019

Granite Falls Area Community Foundation to receive $1.2 million for community’s benefit
GRANITE FALLS, Minn.—  The Bush Foundation is awarding the Granite Falls community $1.8 million in honor of its native son Archibald (Archie) Bush. The announcement was made Nov. 7 at the annual grant awards ceremony and donor appreciation event for the Granite Falls Area Community Foundation (GFACF), which will direct the majority of the gift.

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$200,000 Question

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What would be the best way to spend the gracious Bush Foundation gift of $200,000 in the Granite Falls area that would have the most impact?   That is the question the Granite Falls Area Community Foundation, along with an array of guests representing that community, struggled with on a recent Sunday evening.

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