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 Community Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

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Donors to the Daviess County Community Foundation are making scholarship awards available again this year through the Community Scholarship Program. Students may apply for one or more scholarships, as long as they meet the particular eligibility requirements. Details about each scholarship and the application are posted on the Foundation’s website at www.communityfoundationalliance.org/daviess/scholarships/opportunities/. Eligibility requirements and […]
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Daviess County Community Foundation Announces 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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The Daviess County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Alaina Thorne is the 2022 recipient of the Daviess County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Lilly Endowment Community Scholars are known for their community involvement, academic achievement, character, and leadership. “It was a pleasure to work closely with our dedicated members of the scholarship nomination committee […]
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Daviess County Community Foundation Awards over $300,000 In Community Good Grants To 28 Nonprofits

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The Daviess County Community Foundation is distributing $302,221 in grants to 28 local organizations through its 2021 Community Good Grants Program. Grants awarded are: $4,200 to Bread of Life Ministry, Inc. to pay freight costs for donated food to distribute to low income families in Daviess County. $2,870 to Chemo Buddies to provide first day […]
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