Maddock Community Endowment Fund

About the Maddock Community Endowment Fund

The Maddock Community Endowment Fund was established in 2003 to support worthwhile programs in the Maddock, ND 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.

The Maddock Community Endowment Fund is managed locally by a group of volunteers whose main activities are building the fund and recommending grants annually. 

Local Advisory Committee

Wanda Terpening
Tom Gilbertson
Dave Swanson


Wanda Terpening
PO Box 249
Maddock, ND 58348-0249


Email Wanda


How to Apply for a Grant from the Maddock Community Endowment Fund

Granting Guidelines 

  • Grants shall be awarded only to those organizations designated by the IRS Code as 501(c)(3) non-profit tax exempt groups, or government agencies. No grants shall be made to individuals.
  • Grants shall be awarded to organizations within the community of Maddock.
  • Grants to religious organizations will be limited to those activities which are non-denominational and serve the entire community.
  • Application forms will be available on this webpage and may also be available in hard copy format, at the discretion of the Advisory Committee.
  • Applications shall be due by March 31 of each year.

Funding Priorities 
High Priority 

  • Projects or programs that benefit a greater number of residents
  • Requests that demonstrate applicant will seek or has secured other funding sources

Low Priority 

  • Requests for operating funds or day-to-day expenses
  • Requests for multiple-year funding

Deadline: March 31

To Apply: Download application form and send completed form to:

Wanda Terpening
PO Box 249
Maddock, ND 58348-0249

Since 2007, the Maddock Community Endowment Fund has awarded more than $56,000 to local nonprofit organizations and community projects!

The Maddock Community Endowment Fund has given several grants for the community swimming pool renovation project.

Maddock After Schools Activities     $100.00
Maddock Memorial Home                $1,832.00
Maddock Ec Dev Corp                     $1,012.50
Maddock Library                               $3,412.50
Benson Co Events Center                $6,056.33
Benson Co Transportation                $1,548.00
Maddock Opera House Assn            $7,025.50
Maddock Community Center            $6,000.00
Maddock Historical Society               $6,481.33
Maddock Park Board                         $17,375.84
Maddock Public Schools                   $2,300.00
Maddock Pre-K Program                   $1,000.00
Maddock Fire Department                 $2,000.00



Other Funds Managed by NDCF in Maddock

Farmers State Bank - Maddock Fund:  Established in 1980 by the Farmers State Bank in Maddock, ND in support of the Foundation's unrestricted grant program.

Harris P. Kenner Memorial Fund:  Supports the Benson Co Rural Fire & Ambulance which serves Leeds and Maddock, ND.

Maddock Opera House Association Fund:  The Maddock Opera House Fund was established in 2009 to receive tax-deductible gifts to support the restoration and upkeep of the historic opera house located in Maddock, North Dakota.