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


Kara Geiger
Development Director, NDCF

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

New for 2019 and Beyond:

We made it easy for you to apply online for a grant!

Step 1 - Review

Review the grant guidelines above to make sure your organization qualifies.

Step 2 - Register

Create an account on our Grants Portal. You will need your organization’s name, EIN, and executive officer's name. Be sure to write down your user name (email address) and password.

Step 3 – Complete Your Application

After registering or logging in, you will arrive at the application section. Click “Apply” to the right of the grant program to which you wish to apply. You will be able to save your application and return later to complete it.

Click here for more detailed instructions and tips for using our online grant system.

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

Grants Awarded in 2019

  • Alzheimer's Association MN-ND • $250 • Memory Information Toolkits
  • Benson County Events Center • $1,155 • Ventillation System at Benson County Events Center
  • Benson County Transportation • $1,155 • Garage Build / Office Remodel
  • Feed My Starving Children • $500 • Feed My Starving Children Mobine Pack
  • Lake Region District Health - Benson County • $500 • Lake Region District Health Unit - Benson County
  • Maddock Community Historical Society • $1,155 • Renovation of historic cottage in city park
  • Maddock Community Library • $350 • Preschool Library Connection
  • Maddock Opera House Association • $1,155 • Harriman Curtain Fund
  • Maddock Economic Development, Inc. • $1,155 • Maddock concession stand
  • Maddock Public School • $1,155 • Maddock School Playground Rennovation Project