Daviess 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 Daviess 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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daviess 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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daviess 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

Daviess County Community Foundation Announces 2021 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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(Washington, Indiana) The Daviess County Community Foundation has announced that Audrey Wright is the 2021 recipient of the Daviess 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 university, […]
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Daviess County Community Foundation Community Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

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(Daviess County, Indiana) Donors to the Daviess County Community Foundation are making scholarship awards available again this year, 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 Lauren Osmon, the Foundation’s Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. […]
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Community Foundation Announces Giving Tuesday Matching Gift Program

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(Daviess County, Indiana)  The Daviess County Community Foundation is once again hosting a Giving Tuesday event, focused on building permanent endowment for charitable organizations serving Daviess County.  This year, $25,000 is available to match gifts by $1 for every $2 given. Celebrated this year on Tuesday, December 1st , the event follows the widely recognized […]
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