Gibson 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 Gibson 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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gibson 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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gibson 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

Gibson County Community Foundation Community Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

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This year, donors to the Gibson County Community Foundation are once again making scholarship awards available through the Community Scholarship Program. “Many foundation donors have honored their loved ones, high schools, or professions by endowing scholarship opportunities through the Foundation,” says Amy Smith, the Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. “We administer separate scholarship […]
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Gibson County Community Foundation Awards Over $116,000 To 23 Nonprofit Partners

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The Gibson County Community Foundation has distributed $116,384 in grants to 23 local nonprofit organizations through its 2021 Community Good Grants program. This year’s grants provide flexible funding for a variety of charitable projects and organizations serving Gibson County. Grants awarded are: $5,000 to Chemo Buddies to provide support to chemotherapy patients in Gibson County; […]
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Gibson County Community Foundation Announces 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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The Gibson County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Madalynn Steckler is the 2022 recipient of the Gibson County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Lilly Endowment Community Scholars are known for their community involvement, academic achievement, character and leadership. “Madalynn exemplifies all of the qualities of a Lilly Scholar, she has not only excelled academically […]
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