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

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

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 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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(Vincennes, Indiana)  The Knox County Community Foundation has announced that Mykayla Couchenour is the recipient of the 2020 Knox County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. The scholarship provides full-tuition, required fees, and an annual stipend of up to $900 for required books and equipment for four years of full-time undergraduate study leading to a baccalaureate degree. Mykayla is the daughter of David and Elizabeth Couchenour of Vincennes. She is a senior at South Knox High School and plans to attend an […]
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Regional Director of Development Employment Opportunity Available

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December 5, 2019—The Community Foundation Alliance is now seeking applicants to fill the position of Regional Director of Development for our affiliate Foundations in both Gibson and Knox Counties. This is a single position serving both counties. The Regional Director of Development’s major function within the organization will be to assist the 2 regional county […]
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Knox County Community Foundation Community Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

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(Knox County, Indiana)  This year, donors to the Knox County Community Foundation are again making scholarship awards available through the Foundation’s Community Scholarship Program. “Many foundation donors have honored their loved ones, high schools, or professions by endowing scholarship opportunities through the Foundation,” says Lauren Osmon, the Foundation’s Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. […]
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