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 Community Foundation Awards $62,000 To 17 Charitable Partners

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(Vincennes, Indiana)  The Knox County Community Foundation is distributing $62,000 in grants to 17 local organizations through their 2020 Community Good Grants program. This year’s grants provide flexible funding for a variety of charitable projects and organizations serving Knox County. Due to COVID-19 pandemic challenges facing organizations, the grants include support for specific projects and […]
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The Knox County Community Foundation Receives $100,000 Grant Through Lilly Endowment Inc.’s Gift VII Community Leadership Grant

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(Knox County, Indiana)  The Knox County Community Foundation, an affiliate of the Community Foundation Alliance, has received a Community Leadership Grant of $100,000 as part of the seventh phase of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT VII) initiative.  With this grant, the Community Foundation will support the Pantheon’s implementation of Purdue University […]
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Knox County Community Foundation Community Good Grants Program Now Accepting Applications

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(Vincennes, Indiana)  The Knox Community Foundation is now accepting online applications for their Community Good Grants Program. The deadline to submit applications is Thursday, August 27, 2020. “This year, our Community Good grant cycle has expanded funding opportunities for our charitable partners,” says Lauren Osmon, Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. Osmon added that […]
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