Knox 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 Knox 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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knox Grant Programs

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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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knox Scholarships

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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

Knox County Community Foundation Announces Details for the 2017 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program

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The Knox County Community Foundation is now accepting applications online for the 2017 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program. The scholarship is open to Indiana high school students who will be graduating from an accredited Indiana high school by June 2017. Details related to conditions of the award, eligibility and selection criteria are available on the […]
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Foundation Seeking Proposals for Target Lasting Change Grant

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The Knox County Community Foundation is seeking proposals for their Target Lasting Change Initiative (TLC) grant. Proposals are being accepted through September 1, 2016 via the Foundation’s website, knoxcountyfoundation.org. Different from the Foundation’s annual Community Good grants program, the TLC initiative focuses on grant funding for projects strategically addressing pressing community needs aimed to make […]
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Community Good Grant Applications Being Accepted May 16 through July 1

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Vincennes, Indiana.  Knox County Community Foundation will accept applications for their 2016 Community Good grant cycle starting Monday, May 16. “This is the open grant cycle for charitable organizations seeking funding,” says Mary Smith, Interim Foundation Director. “It’s a competitive process, and we encourage our charitable partners to bring us their very best creative ideas […]
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