Posey County Community Foundation

The Community Foundation is a charitable resource devoted to our local community. We help people make meaningful gifts that improve life in Posey County today and for generations to come.  Keep up with Foundation announcements and opportunities by signing up here.

The Community Foundation can help you…

Make a difference where it matters
Invest in the future of the community you love
Create greater good together

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posey Grant Programs

It is our belief that community is more than geographic locale; we believe that it is an idea that exists in the minds of people sharing common goals and concerns. Based on that belief, our grantmaking seeks to develop a shared vision of building a sense of community.

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posey Scholarships

The Foundation administers separate scholarship funds established by individuals, families, corporations, and organizations to assist local students in pursuit of advanced education.

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News & Events

Posey County Community Foundation Announces Women’s Fund Grant Opportunity

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(Mount Vernon, Indiana) The Posey County Community Foundation Women’s Fund is now accepting applications for charitable projects or activities in Posey County. The Women’s Fund invites charitable nonprofit organizations to apply for the grants by completing a grant application describing how their organization would use the award.  Applications will be accepted through Friday, February 19, […]
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Posey County Community Foundation Community Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

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(Mount Vernon, Indiana) This year, donors to the Posey County Community Foundation are once again making scholarship awards available through the Foundation’s Community Scholarship Program. “Many foundation donors have honored their loved ones, high schools, or professions by endowing scholarship opportunities through the Foundation,” says John Campbell, the Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. […]
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Posey County Community Foundation Announces 2021 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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(Mount Vernon, Indiana) The Posey County Community Foundation has announced that Amber Allyn is the 2021 recipient of the Posey County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. This scholarship provides the recipient with otherwise unreimbursed full-tuition, required fees, and a special allocation of up to $900 per year for required books and required equipment for four years of undergraduate study on a full-time basis leading to a baccalaureate degree at any Indiana public or private nonprofit college or […]
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