Posey 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 Posey County today and for generations to come.  Keep up with Foundation announcements and opportunities by signing up here.

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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posey 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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posey 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

Posey County Community Foundation Scholarship Awards Total $47,200

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Mount Vernon, Indiana—The Posey County Community Foundation has announced the recipients of their annual Community Scholarships. The scholarships are made possible by endowment funds established by generous donors and held by the Posey County Community Foundation. The scholarship awards totaled $47,200. They include: The Byron and Lila Brenton Memorial Scholarship was created by the Metropolitan […]
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Foundation Announces Details for the 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program

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Posey County, Indiana—The Posey 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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Community Good Grants Program Now Accepting Applications

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Posey County, Indiana­–The Posey County Community Foundation is now accepting online applications for their Community Good Grants Program. The deadline to submit applications is Thursday, August 1, 2019. The Foundation awards Community Good grants to charitable partners located in or directly serving Posey County. Funding opportunities are available to support a broad range of local […]
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