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 Announces 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

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(Mount Vernon, Indiana)  The Posey County Community Foundation has announced that Kenzie Paul is the recipient of the 2020 Posey County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. The scholarship provides full-tuition, required fees, and an annual stipend of up to $900 for required books and equipment for four years of full-time undergraduate study leading to a baccalaureate degree. Kenzie is the daughter of Joseph and Heather Paul of Mount Vernon. She is a senior at Mount Vernon High School and plans […]
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Community Foundation Awards Over $96,000 In Grants To Organizations Serving Posey County

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(Posey County, Indiana)  The Posey County Community Foundation has announced their Community Good grant awards, totaling $96,579.75 for 28 projects and programs serving Posey County. All the grants were made possible by people and organizations establishing and contributing to community good and field of interest funds held by the Foundation. Based on the Foundation’s funding […]
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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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