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

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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.

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vanderburgh 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

Vanderburgh Community Foundation Community Good Grants Program Accepting Funding Inquiries Now

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Evansville, Indiana – The Vanderburgh Community Foundation’s Community Good Grants Program  is now accepting funding requests on an ongoing basis. Community Good grants provide funding ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to charitable organizations for new or ongoing programs and projects that meet a broad range of local needs. A full listing of program areas that will be […]
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2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program Opens

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Evansville, Indiana – The Vanderburgh Community Foundation is now accepting applications online for the 2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program. Through support of Lilly Endowment and Independent Colleges of Indiana, the Community Foundation is offering three scholarships that will provide full tuition, required fees, and a special allocation of up to $900 per year for required […]
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City of Evansville Endowment Fund (CEEF) Now Accepting Letters of Inquiry For Annual Grants

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May 4, 2017 / Vanderburgh County – The City of Evansville Endowment Fund (CEEF) is now accepting Letters of Inquiry for capital projects that serve the City of Evansville. The CEEF mission is to assist nonprofit charitable organizations in Evansville, and 60 percent of its grant funding is required to be distributed in support of […]
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