Fairbury Community Foundation Current Projects

  1. Backpack Program
    The Fairbury Community Foundation has joined with the Jefferson County Attendance Support program the Jefferson County Diversion program Public Health Solutions-Rooted in Relationships program, Black Hills Energy, and Wal-Mart Super Center - Fairbury to provide the basic school supplies to the youth that need them.
  2. K-9 Program
    The Fairbury Community Foundation has partnered with the Jefferson County Sheriff's department and will be actively taking ongoing donations for their K-9 program.
  3. Bonham Theatre Project
    Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to the Bonham Theater Project, an ongoing historical restoration taken on by a group of locals. Donate Today!
  4. “Bring Back The Lights”
    Working with city and county officials to bring Christmas lights back to the Jefferson County Courthouse
  5. Miss Jefferson County Pageant & Little Sisters Program
    Working with the Miss Jefferson County Pageant organization to market and grow the organization and increase scholarship funding. In a joint effort to grow the Little Sisters program and allow girls of all ages experience the pageant process and expectations.
  6. Threes Pieces
    Threes Pieces Autism Awareness group started with three families coming together to bring awareness to autism in southeast Nebraska and help school districts find the educational tools and equipment to help children with special needs.
  7. Avenue of Flags – Fairbury “Flag Town”
    Working with community members to encourage the purchase and display of more American flags throughout the community.
  8. Fairbury American Legion Post 24
    The Fairbury Nebraska American Legion Post 24 and the VFW Post 3113 is looking for donations to purchase new tables and chairs for their location. Help donate today to help make their shared location a better place to hold future events.
  9. Fairbury Arts Council
    Working with the Jefferson County Art Guild to promote the organization and their activities.
  10. Fairbury's 150!
    Working with committee members to organize and promote the 150th anniversary of Fairbury, Nebraska with a community festival around Fairbury’s historic downtown square.
  11. Truancy Program
    Working with school and county officials to address truancy issues within the Fairbury Public School system.
  12. Community Service Program
    Working with local law enforcement to create an inmate worker program to put low risk offenders to work in the community on projects such as parks maintenance and beautification.