Spencer 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 Spencer 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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spencer 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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spencer 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

Community Foundation Awards Scholarships Totaling $14,300

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(Spencer County, Indiana) The Spencer County Community Foundation announces the distribution of community scholarships totaling $14,300. This year, funds established by generous donors, provided the scholarships to area students. In addition to announcing the recipients, the Regional Director of Community Engagement & Impact, Emily Davis states, “The Spencer County Community Foundation is thankful to our […]
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Community Foundation Alliance Making Up To $1 Million In Emergency Funding Available To Regional Nonprofits

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The Community Foundation Alliance announced today that it is making up to $1 million in emergency funding available to southwestern Indiana nonprofit organizations at the forefront of helping local communities impacted by COVID-19. The funding will support a variety of response activities throughout the Alliance service region, comprised of 9 affiliate Community Foundations in Daviess, […]
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Donor Advised Fund Awards $31,000 In Grants Benefiting Spencer County Organizations

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(Rockport, Indiana)  A donor advised fund held by the Spencer County Community Foundation recently awarded $31,000 in grants to several Spencer County organizations The Christian Resource Center received a $10,000 grant for the purchase of frozen food for the food pantry and items for the baby shop. Pictured during the presentation are Dee Denu, Executive […]
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