Perry 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 Perry 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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perry 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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perry 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

Perry County Community Foundation Community Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

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This year, donors to the Perry County Community Foundation are once again making scholarship awards available through the Foundation’s Community Scholarship Program. “Foundation donors have honored their loved ones, high schools, or professions by endowing scholarship opportunities through the Foundation,” says Emily Alvey, Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. “We administer separate scholarship funds […]
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The Donna Fenn Literacy Fund Held by The Perry County Community Foundation Awards Grant

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The Donna Fenn Literacy Fund, held by the Perry County Community Foundation, recently awarded a $4,079 grant to the Tell City-Troy Township Schools for development of literacy skills programs for students at William Tell Elementary. The fund was established in memory of Donna Fenn by her husband, Doug; son Christian; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and […]
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Perry County Community Foundation Announces 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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The Perry County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that Ankita Kashyab is the 2022 recipient of the Perry County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Lilly Endowment Community Scholars are known for their community involvement, academic achievement, character and leadership. “Ankita’s involvement and dedication to her school and her community was apparent in her application, recommendation […]
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