- June -
2nd - Office Closed for out of County meetings
7:00pm Stafford Chamber of Commerce Ice Cream
Social in Stafford City Park
7th - 12:00pm Golden Belt Community Foundation's
Entrepreneurship Speaker's Panel @ The
Holiday Inn & Express in Great Bend
(featuring Triple Creek Blinds owner, Richard
1:45pm Presentation to summer reading program kids
at the Stafford Nora Larabee Memorial Library
13th - 7:00am Board Meeting
22nd - 11:30am Focus on Stafford County Radio Program on
KVGB 1590AM & 97.7FM
29th - NetWork KS E-Community Youth Entrepreneurship
Summit in Manhattan
Focus on Stafford County
White's Foodliner Signs Letter of Intent to Open Grocery Store in St. John
Stafford County Economic Development and the City of St. John have announced that a Letter of Intent with White’s Foodliner has been signed to establish a grocery store in St. John. The Letter of Intent outlines the expectation to enter into a 10 year lease to operate a grocery store provided that conditions are met, principally to finance and construct a building that contains features recommended in two feasibility studies.
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Eco Devo Part of a Local Foundation Learning Network
In April, Golden Belt Community Foundation (GBCF) was selected as a participant for the Center for Rural Entrepreneurship and the Aspen Institute's Rural Economic Development Philanthropy Innovators Network (REDPIN).
EcoDevo Staff member, Carolyn Dunn assisted GBCF with their application earlier this year. Dunn is part of Golden Belt Community Foundation's core team for this networking opportunity that will take them around the Country for the next 18 months exploring philanthropy's role in rural economic development.
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