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

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 Wednesday, July 31, 2019. The Foundation awards Community Good grants to charitable partners located in or directly serving Daviess County. Funding opportunities are available to support a broad range of local needs. Grants […]
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Foundation Recognizes Dudenhoeffer’s Service And Elects New Officers

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Washington, Indiana-John Dudenhoeffer, outgoing member of the Daviess County Community Foundation Advisory Board, was recognized at the May 20 board meeting. Dudenhoeffer served on the Board for nine years, the maximum continuous term allowed. During that time, he served as both vice president and president of the board; participated in the grant, nominating, and asset development […]
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2019 Women’s Fund Grant Recipient Announced

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Washington, Indiana—  The evening of Wednesday, May 8, donors to the Daviess County Community Foundation’s Women’s Fund gathered at the Community Foundation’s office on Main Street in Washington to select the fund’s seventeenth grant recipient. Veale Creek Theatre was selected as this year’s recipient of $10,000 for their project, which will provide funding for needed […]
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