Welcome to the Sandhills Area Foundation
The Sandhills Area Foundation (SAF) is a public charity whose mission is to financially support area development and to accept and administer funds that meet the present and future needs of Cherry County residents. Our purpose is to provide funding for scholarships, as well as social, charitable and educational projects that encourage community involvement and promote charitable giving.
SAF relies heavily on memberships, donations and the annual fundraiser to meet the needs of Cherry County. Please join us and take pride in knowing that you are part of improving the quality of life in Cherry County.
Together we are making a difference!
2021 Grant Recipients
$4000--Valentine Community Schools
$41,185 in 2020
$404,000 since 1998
Gregg Perrett, President
Kim Marlatt, Vice-President
Katie O'Kief, Secretary
Sheila Wheeler, Treasurer
Awarded $116,000 in scholarships in 2021 to 43 students.
$69,500 in 2020
$667,000 since 1998
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