Bertrand Area Community Fund
VISION- Empowering people of all ages to build the good life now and for generations to come.
MISSION – Connecting passionate people with resources to accomplish dreams for a thriving Bertrand.

Fall 2024 Grant News
The Bertrand Area Community Fund reviews Grant Applications twice a year. Applications are continually available and must be received no later than 5 p.m. on the closing date for this cycle, October 31, 2024. Fall grants are awarded in November. BACF grants to 501(c)(3) organizations, government entities, or other types of organizations using the funds for a charitable purpose. Please contact us before you prepare your application so we can verify that the purpose for which you wish to use the funds is charitable according to IRS guidelines. Contact us at: or 308-991-7777.

BACF is a participating agency in the 2024 give2grow. This year your charitable gifts to BACF will fund grants to enhance Bertrand now and foster a bright future. Since 2012, more than 20 Bertrand-area partners have exercised more than $196,000 in grants in our town. These entities include: Bertrand Community School; Bertrand Lions Club; Bertrand Fire and Rescue Department; Bertrand Nursing Home and Assisted Living; Bertrand Holiday Project; Young at Heart Senior Center; Bertrand Area Communities for Kids; and Village of Bertrand special project.
To all our supporters ~ Thank you for making past, present, and future partnerships possible! We hope you will consider contributing again.

Bertrand Area Community Fund – Advisory Members
Scott Schwarz, Chair
Liz Ford, Secretary
Beverly Hansen, Treasurer
Melissa Vinzant
Karen Nelson
Colby Gardine
Jessie Olesen
Pam Long
Tanner Nelson
Rosanna Meyer

Contact Information
Bertrand Area Community Fund
PO Box 153
Bertrand, NE 68927