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 Elects Board Leadership

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(Perry County, Indiana)  Advisory Board officers of the Perry County Community Foundation for fiscal year 2020 were recently elected. They are (left to right) Rebecca Etienne, Secretary; Dr. Matthew Butler, Vice President; and Earla Williams, President. The Perry County Community Foundation is one of 9 affiliates of the Community Foundation Alliance. The Alliance holds more […]
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Foundation Announces Details for the 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program

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Perry County, Indiana—The Perry County Community Foundation is now accepting applications online for the 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program. The scholarship is open to Indiana high school students who will be graduating from an accredited Indiana high school by June 2020. Details related to conditions of the award, eligibility and selection criteria are available […]
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Application Deadline Extended For John Williams Memorial Scholarship

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Perry County, Indiana—The Perry County Community Foundation has extended the application deadline for the John Williams Memorial Scholarship to May 3, 2019. The $1,500 scholarship was established in memory of John Williams, by his parents, Jim and Earla Williams, and his brother, Logan Williams. The scholarship honors a student who shares John’s love of working […]
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