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 Good Grants Program Now Accepting Applications

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(Washington, Indiana) The Daviess Community Foundation is now accepting online applications for their Community Good Grants Program. The deadline to submit applications is Thursday, August 27, 2020. “This year, our Community Good grant cycle has expanded funding opportunities for our charitable partners,” says Lauren Osmon, Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. Osmon added that […]
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Community Foundation Women’s Fund Announces 2020 Grant Recipient

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(Washington, Indiana)   Donors to the Women’s Fund of Daviess County, held by the Daviess County Community Foundation, have selected the fund’s eighteenth grant recipient. Daviess-Martin Joint County Parks and Recreation Department is receiving $10,000 for their Activity Center Renovation Project at West Boggs Park. A vote by mail format was used due to COVID-19 restrictions […]
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Daviess County Community Foundation Awards $50,000 In Rapid Response Grants

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(Washington, Indiana) The Daviess County Community Foundation has awarded $50,000 in Rapid Response Grants to 19 charitable organizations affected by COVID-19. The grant program has been providing support to Daviess County charitable programs since late March. According to Lauren Osmon, Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact, the program has been successful by helping charities […]
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