Family of Funds

We work with donors to fulfill their charitable goals by structuring charitable funds that are customized to fit their unique goals, easy to implement, and supported by our broad community knowledge and expertise. Following is a list of funds that individuals, families, businesses, civic groups, and agencies have established to benefit Warrick County, now and forever into the future. Please contact us for help in fulfilling your charitable dreams.

 

Community Good Funds (Unrestricted Funds)

Kathie and Steve Bugg Family Fund

An unrestricted fund established by Kathie and Steve Bugg, to help the Warrick County Community Foundation respond to the changing needs of Warrick County.

Charles H. and Geraldine S. Davis Memorial Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Geraldine S. Davis in memory of her husband to support the Foundation’s unrestricted grant-making.

Ehrhart Family Fund

An unrestricted endowment fund established by Daniel R. and Kristin A. Ehrhart to provide support to the Warrick County Community Foundation for programs and activities that improve life in Warrick County today and for generations to come.

For Good. Forever. Fund

An unrestricted fund established by the WCCF Board to benefit Warrick County residents. Gifts in lieu of flowers for funerals or presents for special occasions can be added to this fund.

Friends of Warrick County Fund

An unrestricted fund created by the Warrick County Com­munity Foundation to support its unrestricted grant-making.

Friendship Forever Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Karen Embry and Susan Gess Sublett to build the Foundation’s capacity to make larger annual grants by promoting friendship and charitable giving.

German American Bancorp Community Fund

An unrestricted fund established by German American Bancorp.

Heritage Federal Community Good Fund for Warrick County

An unrestricted fund created by Heritage Federal Credit Union to support the Foundation’s unrestricted grantmaking.

Jim and Marjorie Gunderson Family Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Patrick and Jill Griffin.

Dr. Bruce J. and Sabine T. Hopkins Unrestricted Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Bruce and Sabine Hopkins to help the Foundation respond to changing needs in the community.

Sanju Jairath Kumon Math and Reading Center Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Sanju Jairath.

Bob and Vicki Lacer Fund

An unrestricted endowment fund established by Bob and Vicki Lacer for helping the Warrick County Community Foundation respond to changing needs of Warrick County.

John and Beulah Lewis Family Philanthropic Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Gerald Lewis in memory of his parents to support the Foundation’s unrestricted grant-making.

Litherland Family Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Brian and Holly Litherland to improve the community through the Foundation’s annual grantmaking.

Norm and Vivian Miller Family Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Norm and Vivian Miller.

Dr. Edward and Nancy Prusz Charitable Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Dr. Edward and Nancy Prusz.

Ryan-Hutton Family Fund

An unrestricted fund established by Lisa Ryan-Hutton and Jennifer Ryan-Hutton.

Marvin L. and Joan B. Smith Fund

An unrestricted fund, created by Marvin L. and Joan B. Smith, to support the Warrick County Community Foundation’s unrestricted grantmaking.

William Argyle Stubbs Fund

An unrestricted fund created by the estate of William A. Stubbs to support the Foun­dation’s unrestricted grant-making.

Welter-Brammeier Family Fund

An unrestricted fund created by Linette and Tim Brammeier to help the Foundation respond to changing needs in the community.

Wishes for Warrick Gourley Family Fund

An unrestricted endowment fund established by Kevin and Cathy Gourley for helping the Warrick County Community Foundation respond to changing needs of Warrick County.

Women’s Fund of Warrick County

An unrestricted endowment fund established by the Warrick County Community Foundation to improve the quality of life in Warrick County.  This fund’s grant cycle is separate from the Foundation’s Community Good grant cycle.

Women’s Fund of Warrick County (Non-permanent)

An non-permanent fund established by the Warrick County Community Foundation to improve the quality of life in Warrick County.  This fund’s grant cycle is separate from the Foundation’s Community Good grant cycle.

 

Field-of-Interest Funds

Bruce H. and Carol A. Baker Memorial Fund

A field-of-interest fund created through the estate plan of Bruce and Carol Baker to support organized community youth football and baseball activities in Boonville, Indiana.

Charles Louis and Margaret Kindermann Memorial Fund/Clock

A field-of-interest fund created by Charles W. Kindermann in memory of his parents to provide for maintenance, rewinding, and care of the Warrick County Court­house clock.

March Madness Endowment Fund

A field-of-interest fund created by John P. Morgan and Gary Gurtcheff on behalf of participants in March Madness events for the support of charitable organizations that serve children and youth.

Randall Sanders Maple Grove Cemetery Fund

A field-of-interest fund established by Randall Sanders for general maintenance and upkeep of the Maple Grove Cemetery in Boonville.

 

Donor Advised Funds

Jerry and Pam Aigner and Children Fund

A donor-advised fund created by Jerry and Pam Aigner.

Amani Fund

A donor-advised fund created by Dr. James and Lynn Renne.

Boonville Lion’s Charitable Fund

A donor-advised fund created by the Boonville Lions Club.

Terry and Irma Friedman Memorial Endowment Fund

A donor-advised fund established in loving memory of Terry Friedman by his wife, Irma Friedman, and his daughter, Lisa Friedman-Warren. The fund was later renamed the Terry and Irma Friedman Memorial Endowment Fund after Mrs. Friedman’s death.

Griffin Family Fund

A donor-advised fund created by Robert E. Griffin.

Gary Hutton Family Fund

A donor-advised fund established in loving memory of Gary Hutton by his wife, Lisa Ryan Hutton and his daughter, Jennifer Hutton.

Keep Swimmin’ Noah James Family Fund

A donor-advised fund established in loving memory of Noah James by his parents, Amy and Robby James.

Kiwanis Club of Boonville Fund

A donor-advised fund created by the Kiwanis Club of Boon­ville.

Martin Family Community Fund

A donor-advised fund established by Dennis G. Martin and Colleen Race Martin.

Hunter Thomas McDaniel “Hunter Strong” Fund

A donor-advised fund created by Tom and Paula McDaniel in honor and memory of their son, Hunter, to support a variety of community needs.

Isaac Miller Music Matters Endowment Fund

A donor-advised fund established by the family and friends of Isaac Miller to help others enjoy music and benefit from music therapy.

Newburgh High School Alumni Fund

A donor-advised fund created by the Newburgh High School Alumni Association.

Prusz Family Charitable Fund

A donor-advised fund created by Dr. Edward and Nancy Prusz.

Warrick County FFA Fund

A donor-advised fund created by the Warrick County Farm Bureau.

Wilder Family Fund

A donor-advised fund created by Richard L. and Melinda Wilder and Wilma Wilder.

 

Agency and Designated Funds

Jann and Ray Allen Boonville Middle School Library Fund

A designated fund established by Jann and Ray Allen for the upgrade of the school library with educational materials and technology.

Vinita and Florence Britzius Fund

A designated fund created by Vinita Britzius and Florence Britzius to benefit the New­burgh Presbyterian Church’s education department and charitable endeavors.

Castle High School Dollars for Scholars Fund

An agency fund created by the Castle High School Dollars for Scholars.

Edward J. and Carolyn J. Combs Fund

A designated fund established by Carolyn Combs in loving memory of her husband, Edward, to enhance educational opportunities for preschool children enrolled in Head Start programs in Newburgh, Boonville, and Tennyson.

Robert A. and Sara B. Davies Fund

A designated fund created by Robert A. and Sara B. Davies to benefit the University of Southern Indiana Foundation, Evansville Museum of Arts and Science, University of Evans­ville, and Reitz Home Museum.

Sara B. Davies Fund

A designated fund created through the estate plan of Sara B. Davies to benefit the Sara B. Davies Collaboration Fund, the American Judicature Society, the Sara B. Davies Indiana Courts Preservation Fund, and the Leadership Evansville Fund.

Castle High School Band Program Fund

A designated fund created by Todd and Wendy Glass to support the marching band program at Castle High School, to award the Sophie G. Rinehart Memorial Scholarship, to provide support to students in need of assistance with band participation expenses, or to provide general support of the band programs.

Gem Ministries Fund

A designated fund created by Jerry Aigner and Stewart A. Phillips to benefit GEM Ministries.

Rebecca L. Groff Memorial Fund

A designated fund established by the friends and family of Rebecca L. Groff, to support the Groff Memorial Library in Grayville, Illinois.

Charles Louis and Margaret Kindermann Memorial Fund/Museum

A designated fund created by Charles W. Kindermann in memory of his parents to benefit the Warrick County Museum.

Pastor Warren and Helen Kirk Fund 2

A designated fund to supplement the available-to-grant of the Pastor Warren and Helen Kirk Fund of Spencer County.

Billy and Beverly Kruse Family Fund

A designated fund established by the family and friends of Billy Kruse to honor his memory and to benefit the Warrick County Council on Aging for general maintenance of the Senior Center in Boonville, Indiana.

Stephanie Lake Children’s Fund

A designated fund established by Jeff and Sherry Lake in memory of their daughter to benefit the Carver Community Organization.

Kenneth E. and Elizabeth J. McCoy Fund

A designated fund created by Elizabeth J. McCoy to benefit the University of Southern Indiana Foundation.

Raintree Council Girl Scout Council Fund for Warrick County

An agency fund created by the Girl Scouts of Raintree Council Inc.

Doris J. Rice Memorial Fund

A designated fund created by Charles F. Rice in memory of his mother to enrich biology and science programs at Tecumseh High School in Lynnville.

Randall Sanders Salvation Army Fund

A designated fund created by Randall Sanders to help the Salvation Army Evansville Corps provide services in Warrick County.

Randall Sanders Warrick County Museum Fund

A designated fund established by Randall Sanders to benefit the Warrick County Museum.

Randall Sanders Warrick Humane Society Fund

A designated fund established by Randall Sanders to benefit the Warrick Humane Society.

St. Vincent de Paul for Warrick County Fund

A designated fund created by Bill and Diane Shinn to benefit and meet the needs of low income families in Warrick County.

Susanne and Tom Stein Scholarship Fund

A designated fund created through the estate plan of Susanne and Tom Stein to benefit the University of Evansville scholarship program.

United Way of Warrick County Fund

An agency fund created by the United Way of Southwestern Indiana.

Wadesville Center Township Volunteer Fire Department Fund

A designated fund established through the estate of Aletha C. Martin to assist the Wadesville Center Township Volunteer Fire Department in the payment of the costs and expenses for training and equipment.

Warrick County Community Foundation Administrative Fund

A designated fund created by the Warrick County Commu­nity Foundation to support administration of the Founda­tion.

Warrick County Council on Aging Senior Center Construction Fund

A non-permanent designated fund created by St. John’s United Church of Christ of Boonville, IN and members of the community to ensure the construction of a Senior Center in Boonville, IN.

Warrick Humane Society Fund

A designated fund created by an anonymous donor to benefit the Warrick Humane Society.

 

Scholarship Funds

Joseph B. Campbell Memorial Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund created by Kathryn C. Susott in memory of her brother.

William J. Fenet Newburgh/Ohio Township Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established through the estate plan of William J. Fenet to help Newburgh and Ohio Township graduating seniors pursue advanced education.

Friends of Indiana University Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund created by John W. Weyerbacher and Helen H. Weyerbacher.

Friends of Warrick County 4H Fund

A scholarship fund created by the Warrick County Farm Bureau.

Sarah Frizzell Memorial Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund created by Sharon L. Lynch in memory of her daughter.

Jeb Gourley “Celebrate Life” Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established by the family and friends of Jeb Nicholas Gourley. Although this world was only blessed with Jeb for three short years, he demonstrated to all who knew him how to truly “celebrate life.” Never was there a more spunky, mischievous, and sweet-natured boy. This scholarship was established in his honor to help others in their pursuit to “celebrate life.”

Rob and Greg Graper Memorial Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund created by friends and family to honor the memory of Rob and Greg Graper to help students pursuing advanced education.

Bobby Kuhr Memorial Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund created by Dave and Donna Kuhr in memory of their son.

Jay Lampton Memorial Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established in memory of Jay Lampton by his friends and family.

Krista Lutterman Hurt Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established in memory of Krista Lutterman Hurt by her family to support student-athletes from Castle High School.

Edwin W. Martin and Aletha C. Martin Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established through the estate of Aletha C. Martin to award a one-time scholarship grant each year to one or more graduating seniors from North Posey High School for the purpose of assisting with payment of tuition, room, board, books, and the fees for post-secondary education.

Raymond Fletcher McIntyre Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established by the friends and family of Raymond Fletcher McIntyre to honor his memory and generous spirit as a well-known community leader and businessman.

Karen Fleming Metzger Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund created by the family of Maurice and Margaret Fleming in memory of their daughter.

Roy O. Nicholson Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund established in loving memory of Roy O. Nicholson – Elberfeld businessman, community leader, and outdoor adventurist – by his children Patty Sturdivant, Jackie Mills, Luann Daub, Tom Nicholson, and Carl Nicholson.

John Leon Susott and Kathryn Campbell Susott Memorial Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund created by Kathryn C. Susott.