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

Women’s Fund Of Daviess County Announces Annual Grant Cycle

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(Daviess County, Indiana) The Women’s Fund of Daviess County, a fund of the Daviess County Community Foundation, is now seeking applicants for charitable projects or activities aimed at improving the quality of life for Daviess County families. Funding of up to $10,000 is available to support a charitable project or program. Applications will be accepted online […]
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Daviess And Martin County Community Foundations Award Grants To Construct New West Boggs Gatehouse

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(Loogootee, Indiana)  In a joint show of support, the Daviess County Community Foundation and the Martin County Community Foundation have each awarded grants for the construction of a new gatehouse at West Boggs Park. The Community Foundation grants are expected to cover 2/3rds of the new structure’s cost, depending on final design and estimates. “We […]
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Daviess County Community Foundation Announces 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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(Washington, Indiana)  The Daviess County Community Foundation has announced that Peyton Eaton is the recipient of the 2020 Daviess 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. Peyton is the son of Darla Eaton and Andrew Eaton of Washington. He is a senior at Barr Reeve High School and plans to attend […]
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