Community Good Grants Program Awards $30,700 to Benefit Warrick County

Warrick County, Indiana– A total of $30,700 in Community Good Grants are going to benefit 9 local nonprofit organizations and the charitable programs, projects, and people they serve in Warrick County.

The Warrick County Community Foundation will hold a reception to present the awards on Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at Rolling Hills Country Club in Newburgh.  Recipient organizations are:

4 A Better Chandler, Inc., to support the “Be the Change in Chandler” Playground Project

Bread of Life Ministry Inc., for the “Coalition Loads” project, to support freight costs for donated food product to distribute to low income families and partnering agencies in the Tri State area

Castle North Middle School/Warrick County School Corporation, to support Castle North Middle School generationOn Club’s “Let the Reading Begin” project, to bring the Dolly Parton Imagination Library to Warrick County preschool children

Chandler United Methodist Church Food Pantry, to purchase food for low-income families and the elderly, and help supply baby-care items

Deaconess Foundation, to support the Warrick County HeartSaver First Responder AED project

Deaconess Foundation, to support the Mobile Mammography program in Warrick County

Holly’s House, Inc., to support the “Think First & Stay Safe” Child Abuse Prevention Program in Warrick County

Historic Newburgh, Inc., to support the POP (Power of Produce) Club for children at the Newburgh Farmers Market

Tri-State Food Bank, to support the Mobile Food Pantries Project in Warrick County

Youth First, to support the Social Work Program for Warrick County schools

These awards are made possible by the following unrestricted Community Good funds, established with the Warrick County Community Foundation by generous local donors committed to creating greater good throughout Warrick County. Each year, a portion of fund earnings are distributed in the form of grants to address charitable needs and community causes.

German American Bancorp Community Fund – Warrick

Dr. Bruce J. and Sabine T. Hopkins Unrestricted Fund

Norm and Vivian Miller Family Fund

Jim and Marjorie Gunderson Family Fund

Bob and Vicki Lacer Fund

Ryan-Hutton Family Fund

Wishes for Warrick Gourley Family Fund

John and Beulah Lewis Family Philanthropic Fund

Marvin L. and Joan B. Smith Fund

William Argyle Stubbs Fund

Heritage Federal Community Good Fund of Warrick County

Friendship Forever Fund

Friends of Warrick County Fund

“For Good. For Ever.” Fund

Welfare Bequest Fund for Warrick County

Ehrhart Family Fund

Dr. Edward and Nancy Prusz Charitable Fund

Charles H. and Geraldine S. Davis Memorial Fund

Welter-Brammeier Family Fund

For further information or assistance:
Melinda Waldroup, Director of Programs and Strategic Engagement
(812) 429-1191, Ext 3