#GivingTuesday Event Matches Charitable Dollars

Giving Tuesday has finally arrived, kicking off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Giving Tuesday has become a global movement that celebrates and supports giving and philanthropy.

TODAY ONLY on #GivingTuesday, November 28, the Knox County Community Foundation is hosting a special online event focused on building permanent endowment funds for its local participating charitable partners, listed below.  Best of all, your gift will go further on #Giving Tuesday: the Community Foundation is making $20,000 available to match new gifts to grow the organizations’ endowment funds!

To qualify for the matching dollars, only gifts received on November 28 will be eligible .
Give conveniently and securely online here: donate_button1

… or at the office location, 20 N 3rd St, Suite 301 (third floor of the Old National Bank building) from 8:30 to 4 pm.

On #GivingTuesday, your gift can make a double difference in growing the permanent endowment funds held at the Knox County Community Foundation for any of the following local charitable organizations:

Local organizations with funds at the Foundation include:


American Cancer Society


Camp Arthur

Christian Educational Foundation of Vincennes

Council of College and Military Educators Scholarship Program

First Christain Church in Vincennes

First United Methodist Church in Vincennes

Gibault Boys School

Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation

Good Samaritan Hospital Hospice

Grouseland Foundation


Knox County 4-H Association

Knox County Community Foundation

Knox County Department of Parks and Recreation

Knox County Humane Society

Knox County Public Library

Knox County Salvation Army

Knox County Soil & Water Charitable Endeavors

North Knox Scholarship Foundation

Psi Iota Xi- Alpha Omicron Chapter

Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Vincennes

Sandborn Community Park

Senior Citizens Center of the Vincennes YMCA

South Knox Education Foundation

St. James Episcopal Church in Vincennes

St. Jude’s Research Hospital

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Vincennes

Upper Indiana Presbyterian Church

Vincennes Community Food Pantry

Vincennes Education Foundation

Vincennes Lincoln High School Academic Society

Vincennes Lincoln High School Choir Boosters

Vincennes Rotary Foundation

Vincennes University

Vincennes University Community Series

Vincennes University Foundation

YMCA of Vincennes