Spencer 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 Spencer County today and for generations to come.

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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spencer 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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spencer 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

Spencer County Community Foundation Awards Community Good Grants Over $35,000

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The Spencer County Community Foundation recently presented Community Good Grant awards totaling over $35,000 to six organizations serving Spencer County. These grant were made possible by the Mike and Mabel Mason Ryan Unrestricted Fund.   The grant recipients are as follows: Leadership Spencer County; Tri-State Food Bank; St. Meinrad Volunteer Fire Department; Epsilon Psi Chapter of […]
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Women’s Fund of Spencer County Announces Grant Recipients

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The Women’s Fund, held by the Spencer County Community Foundation, is pleased to announce that grants totaling $10,000 were awarded to six organizations serving Spencer County.  This year’s list of grant recipients are: $3,000 to Christian Resource Center for the purchase of new coats, hats, gloves, and scarves to supply children in need through the […]
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Spencer County Community Foundation Now Accepting Applications For The 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program

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The 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship application is now available in Spencer County through the Spencer County Community Foundation. The Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program (LECSP) will provide 143 scholarships statewide and one scholarship in Spencer County.  LECSP scholarships may be used for otherwise unreimbursed full tuition, required fees, and a special allocation of up […]
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