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Johnson County
11811 S. Sunset Drive
Suite 1500
Olathe, KS 66061

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday,
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

(913) 715-7000
(913) 715-7005 fax
jo@listserv.ksu.edu

Map to our office

K-State Research and Extension is committed to making its services, activities and programs accessible to all participants. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting Johnson County Extension at (913)715-7000. Notify staff of accommodation needs as early as possible.

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K-State Research and Extension is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Johnson County Extension Education Foundation Grant Opportunity

Our mission is to support education through Extension.

Our purpose is to support the Johnson County Extension Service by:

  • promoting awareness of the services and educational programs to citizens of all ages in Johnson County,
  • encouraging educational and research programming, and
  • developing and recruiting financial support.  

2023 JCEEF Infographic

JCEEF Grant Information

The Johnson County Extension Education Foundation (JCEEF) was organized in 1997. It raises funds for Johnson County Extension. Extension serves the community as a whole with low cost or free programming developed to help special needs and underserved audiences.

The Foundation is an advocate for Extension in our community.

Your contribution benefits the community by helping us extend information into the hands of our residents. Such as:

2024 Grant Application Process

2024 grant applications are due February 12, 2024. The Foundation is making funding available to assist with individual or group projects. These projects should have a strong educational component and be consistent with the mission of the Foundation. Anyone who is affiliated with Johnson County K-State Research and Extension may apply. This would include staff, volunteers, or any program participant.

Mail completed paper applications to:    

Johnson County Extension Education Foundation
11811 South Sunset Dr, Ste 1500
Olathe, KS  66061
Or e-mail Tara.Markley@jocogov.org

If you have questions about the application process, please contact Tara Markley, county Extension director, at the Johnson County Extension office 913-715-7000, Tara.Markley@jocogov.org

2023 Grant Recipients Information

Final Report
Upon completion of your project, or by the end of the calendar year of receipt of grant funds, a summary report and photos are due to the Foundation outlining actual outcomes of the project including benefits received by those served, number of people served in the target population, collaborative efforts with other groups and how Johnson County K-State Research and Extension was promoted. Photos may be used for future promotional purposes and are encouraged to be included with your final report