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

2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program Opens

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Mt. Vernon, Indiana – The Posey County Community Foundation is now accepting applications online for the 2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program. The scholarship is open to Indiana high school students who will be graduating from an accredited Posey County, Indiana, high school by June 2018. To learn more about conditions for the award, eligibility […]
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Grants Totaling $14,790 Awarded From the Women’s Fund of Posey County

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Posey County, Indiana – Grants totaling $14,790 were awarded to 9 local nonprofit organizations from the Women’s Fund of Posey County, a permanent resource of the Posey County Community Foundation, established in 2004 by a visionary group of Posey County women. Annual grants go to support a variety of resources and programs serving the Posey […]
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Four Organizations Receive $65,158 from Smithville Rural Health Initiative Fund

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  May 11, 2017 / Posey County, Indiana – With a generous grant from the Smithville Charitable Foundation, the Posey County Community Foundation awarded four organizations a total of $65,158 from its Smithville-Posey Rural Health Grant Initiative in April. The four recipient organizations are working to strategically address rural health care needs in Posey County […]
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