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.
Posted on by Jesika EllisDecember 11, 2017 – Vincennes, Indiana One Knox County student has been named the recipient of a four-year, full-tuition scholarship as the Knox County 2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar. Nate Kaffenberger will receive a full tuition scholarship to the Indiana college of his choice and a $900 yearly stipend for required books and equipment. Nate […]Read More
Posted on by Jesika EllisGiving 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 […]Read More
Posted on by Jesika EllisGiving Tuesday was founded in 2012 by New York’s 92nd Street Y in partnership with the United Nations Foundation. Together, they launched a global movement that has engaged over 30,000 organizations worldwide. Giving Tuesday connects diverse groups of individuals, communities and organizations around the world for one common purpose: to celebrate and encourage giving. Celebrated […]Read More