Make Your Impact Happen
We help not-for-profits do community-changing work.
The DCCF awards numerous grants to not-for-profits each year. Read the descriptions of the different grants below and see if your organization is eligible for a grant. If you have any questions, reach out to us at 812-662-6364.
Grant Applications Timeline 2018
|Grant||Apps Open||Apps Close|
|Small Grant||September 6th||October 5th|
|Sustainability Grant||January 1st||November 30th|
|Thank-a-Teacher Grant||January 1st||February 1st|
|Ag Field of Interest Grant||TBD||TBD|
|Women’s Fund Grant||TBD||TBD|
Have an idea to make a big impact on the community? To be a part of the first grant cycle, Intents must be received by February 15; for the second cycle, intents must be received by May 16; for the third cycle, intents must be received by September 15. Intents must be in the Foundation office by 4:00 on those days to be considered in that cycle.
Recognizing governmental budget cuts have placed a strain on the ability of teachers to do innovative classroom projects, the Board of Directors established a thank a teacher grant program. These grants, for up to $400, are available to classroom teachers at any school in Decatur County. The grants are for innovative classroom projects and will typically not be given to purchase equipment, for field trips or for items normally part of the school