Vanderburgh Community Foundation

The Community Foundation is a charitable resource devoted to our local community. We help people make meaningful gifts that improve life in Vanderburgh 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

Click here to learn more about us.

vanderburgh 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.

Learn More

vanderburgh Scholarships

The Foundation administers separate scholarship funds established by individuals, families, corporations, and organizations to assist local students in pursuit of advanced education.

Learn More

News & Events

Foundation Accepting Applications For The Thomas F. Walls Youth Hockey Scholarship

Posted on
Vanderburgh County, Indiana−The Vanderburgh Community Foundation is accepting applications for the Thomas F. Walls Youth Hockey Scholarship. Applications are due by midnight on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. This annual scholarship, created in loving memory of Thomas F. Walls, encourages the highest levels of academic excellence, sportsmanship, and leadership for high school student who participate in […]
Read More

Foundation Accepting Applications For Camden Hancock ’18 Scholarship

Posted on
Vanderburgh County, Indiana  The Vanderburgh Community Foundation is accepting applications for the Camden Hancock ‘18 Scholarship. Applications are due by midnight on Friday, March 8, 2019. This scholarship was created in memory of Camden Andrew Hancock and recognizes a member of the F.J. Reitz High School baseball team who demonstrates academic excellence, a high level […]
Read More

Foundation Accepting Applications For Dorothy Rapp Music Scholarship

Posted on
Vanderburgh County, Indiana  The Vanderburgh Community Foundation has extended the deadline for applications for the. Applications are now due April 30, 2019. The scholarship application should b accessed and completed online here. The Dorothy Rapp Music Scholarship was created by the First Baptist Church of Evansville in honor of Robert and Dorothy Rapp to assist young […]
Read More