The Greater Manhattan Community Foundation’s YES! Fund has begun accepting donations for 2020 grants.

The fund supports local non-profits to provide activities for area youth. Programs include before- and after-school programs for kids interested in arts, sports, volunteering and other activities.

Recipients of 2019 grants included Boys and Girls Club of Manhattan, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Girls on the Run, Manhattan Arts Center and Friends of Sunset Zoo among others. The grants this year totaled $253,000.

Donations are matched by the Deihl Fund and the board of advisors of the YES! Fund. Donations can be made by mail to P.O. Box 1127, Manhattan, KS 66505, or online at