May 29, 2024

GCCC awarded $150,000 in state tax credits

Garden City, Kan (WesternKansasNews.Com) – Garden City Community College has been selected by
Governor Laura Kelly to receive Community Service Tax Credits (CSP) in the amount of

The program will allow the GCCC Endowment Association to sell 50% tax credits towards the
Fine Arts Expansion project, an addition to the college’s fine arts building to expand programs
and create a new gallery space and a community event center.

Community tax credits are a tool that dramatically enhances fundraising efforts, providing a
50% tax credit to qualified donors. For example, a donor making a $1,000 contribution receives
a $500 tax credit when they file their state taxes, making the net cost to the donor only $500.

The GCCC Endowment Association is one of 29 Kansas non-profits from across the state
selected based on a highly competitive, score-based selection process. A total of 55 agencies
applied for funds.

Local donors interested in purchasing tax credits for this project should contact Scott Kedrowski
at (620) 276-9572 or