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

Spencer County Community Foundation Announces 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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(Rockport, Indiana)  The Spencer County Community Foundation has announced that Ethan Roos is the recipient of the 2020 Spencer County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. The scholarship provides full-tuition, required fees, and an annual stipend of up to $900 for required books and equipment for four years of full-time undergraduate study leading to a baccalaureate degree. Ethan is the son of Daniel and Krista Roos of Santa Claus. He is a senior at Heritage Hills High School and plans to […]
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Community Foundation Announces Giving Tuesday Matching Gift Program

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(Spencer County, Indiana) The Spencer County Community Foundation is hosting a Giving Tuesday event focused on building permanent endowment for Spencer County. This year, matching funds are available to help grow these funds. Celebrated on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday kicks […]
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Spencer County Community Foundation Elects Board Leadership

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(Rockport, Indiana)  Advisory Board officers of the Spencer County Community Foundation for fiscal year 2020 were recently elected. They are (left to right) Tawnya Fleischmann, President; Ed Hagedorn, Vice President; and Sue Ann Kloeck, Secretary. The Spencer County Community Foundation is one of 9 affiliates of the Community Foundation Alliance. The Alliance holds more than […]
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