Elgin Community Foundation Fund

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The Elgin Community Foundation Fund is dedicated to progress and long-term prosperity. A volunteer Fund Advisory Committee works actively to increase charitable giving and award grants to local worthy causes and projects that are addressing emerging needs and future opportunities in our community.


  • General

    An account used by the local Fund Advisory Committee to support and maintain the affiliated fund’s activities within the community.

  • Dollars for Scholars

    To raise matching funds annually to provide college scholarships to graduating seniors from Elgin high schools.

  • Hunt Strategic Endowment

    To raise charitable dollars to benefit and sustain the Elgin Community Foundation Fund and its project related to the HomeTown Competitiveness initiative in and around Elgin, Nebraska. The proceeds will be used to fund community development efforts, which ideally will lead to community population growth, job creation, additional wealth retention and ongoing local leadership capacity.

  • Shari Schiltmeyer Scholarship

    To provide college scholarships in memory of Shari Schiltmeyer to graduating seniors from Elgin high schools, with preference to those who have played softball.

Fund Details

  • Opened: May 2000
  • Related Towns: Elgin
  • Related Counties: Antelope

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