Bottineau Community Endowment Fund

About the Bottineau Community Endowment Fund

The Bottineau Community Endowment Fund was established in 2012 with a gift from Starion Bank to support charitable work in the Bottineau area. It provides a method of receiving donations and distributing grants to benefit projects or nonprofit organizations in the Bottineau area. The Foundation is affiliated with the North Dakota Community Foundation, which is a nonprofit, tax-exempt corporation under IRS code 501(c)(3) and North Dakota Law.


Advisory Committee

We are currently working to establish a volunteer Advisory Committee to help build the endowment fund and recommend grants.


Kara Geiger with the North Dakota Community Foundation


There are currently no announcements.

Apply for a Grant from the Bottineau Community Endowment Fund

The grant guidelines have not yet been established for this fund. Please check back at a later date for details on how to apply.

No grants have been awarded from this fund.

The North Dakota Community Foundation also administers the following funds in the Bottineau area:

Monroe Scheflo Memorial Scholarship:  The fund was established in 1985 by the U.S. Durum Growers Association in memory of Monroe Scheflo the Association's President from 1982 to 1984 when he lost his battle with cancer at the age of 43. Preference will be given to students from North Dakota attending college full-time and pursuing a degree in agriculture.

Annie's House Building Fund:  The Annie's House Fund was established in 2011 to support the work of building the Annie's House at the Bottineau Winter Park. Annie’s House will provide an integrated, adaptive ski facility and program to accommodate the special needs of disabled children and young adults.

Bottineau Winter Park Non-Endowment Fund:  Established in 1998 in support of Bottineau Winter Park.

Turtle Mountain Environmental Learning Center Fund:  Established in 1997 to support the Turtle Mountain Environmental Learning Center.