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.

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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 Grants Support $9,500 Junior Achievement Expansion at Perry County Schools

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(Tell City, Indiana)  Donors to Community Good Funds held by the Perry County Community Foundation are providing support for two new Junior Achievement programs in Perry County schools. That support means $9,500 in grants for Junior Achievement of Western Kentucky. A $2,500 grant will support the addition of a Career and Financial Empowerment Program for […]
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Perry County Community Foundation Grant Will Shore Up 1818 Rome Courthouse

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(Tell City, Indiana)  The 1818 Rome Courthouse receiving support for repair of a main roof beam, thanks to donors to Community Good Funds held by the Perry County Community Foundation. Through the Foundation’s Community Good Grants Program, the Rome Community Center was awarded a $1,590 grant for restoration work at the 1818 Rome Courthouse. The […]
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Perry County Community Foundation Community Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications

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(Tell City, Indiana) This year, donors to the Perry 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 Emily Davis, the Foundation’s Regional Director of Community Engagement and Impact. […]
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