Vanderburgh Community Foundation

The Community Foundation is a charitable resource devoted to our local community. We help people make meaningful gifts that improve life in Vanderburgh County today and for generations to come.

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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vanderburgh 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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vanderburgh 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

Vanderburgh and Warrick County Community Foundation Scholarship Programs Now Accepting Applications

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(Evansville, Indiana)  The Vanderburgh Community Foundation and the Warrick County Community Foundation are excited to announce the opening of the community scholarship awards cycle for 2021.  “Many donors have honored their loved ones, high schools, or professions by endowing scholarship opportunities through the Community Foundations,” says Sidney Hardgrave, Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. […]
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Vanderburgh Community Foundation Announces 2021 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipients

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 (Evansville, Indiana) The Vanderburgh Community Foundation is proud to announce Ian Kyle, Aaliyah Moran, and Kathryn Muchnick are the 2021 recipients of the Vanderburgh County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarships. The scholarship provides recipients 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 […]
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Women’s Fund Of Vanderburgh County Announces Grants Over $90,000 Through The 2020 Grant Cycle

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Bringing Their Giving Total To More Than $1 Million (Vanderburgh County, Indiana) — At their annual meeting on November 4, donors to the Women’s Fund of Vanderburgh County celebrated the announcement of two 2020 Impact Grant recipients each of whom will receive a $25,000 grant. This year’s recipients are: House of Bread and Peace for […]
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