The Wheeler County 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.
Ericson Lake Buller Challenge Endowment
To benefit and sustain Ericson Lake, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization.
An account used by the local Fund Advisory Committee to support and maintain the affiliated fund’s activities within the community.
Mignery Bronze Sculpture Garden Account
The purpose of this account is to raise funds to support the maintenance, preservation, growth and/or enhancement of the permanent collection in the bronze sculpture garden in Bartlett, Nebraska, featuring sculptures by Herb Mignery and other artists.
Oscar Hemenway Scholarship Account
An account to provide scholarships for Wheeler Central High School graduates who will attend a degree-granting college or university. This scholarship is for the first year of college only.
A permanent account whose assets are invested to generate an ongoing source of income year after year. Investment earnings from the endowment are used to support community improvements and programs. The Fund Advisory Committee determines how the money generated from the endowment will be used to benefit the community now and in the future.
Wagonhammer Ranch Scholarship
An account in memory of Jim Wolf to support scholarships for graduates of Wheeler Central High School.
- Opened: January 2004
- Related Towns: Bartlett, Ericson
- Related Counties: Wheeler
- Name: Becky Hoffman
- Phone: (402) 340-1848