News from the Decatur County Community Foundation
News about the community, grants, funds, scholarships, and more.
Erin Buening from the Greensburg Elementary School took advantage of the Thank-a-Teacher grant to add some creativity to her classroom. And, by the looks of it, her students love it!
Legos are a staple of many childhoods. This time around, the Foundation was able to grant the wish of many kids in the form of a lego-based Thank-a-Teacher grant. Needless to say, the kids were very, very excited.
From hugging in the dairy section at Costco to pursuing her dreams of becoming a doctor at Notre Dame, learn about Decatur County’s 2014 Lilly Winner in this video! We are proud of Gabrielle and look forward to seeing her future accomplishments!
Learn more about the 2017 Lilly Scholar, Claire Wullenweber! Find out what she plans to do, why she chose that, and how the Lilly has (positively) affected her journey.
25 Years of Stories is a collection of stories from the Foundation that unravel the narratives of the amazing donors and community members that have been involved with the Foundation.
What has the Decatur County Community Foundation, along with the help of the donors, been able to accomplish in this community? Check out a snapshot of some impacts we’ve been able to have in this community.
Art on the Square Gallery developed out of a collaboration between the Arts & Cultural Council of Decatur County, local artists and a local business owner. The gallery was part of the vision the Arts Council developed in their strategic plan. Artist Ann Smith was...
Why ask a woman for directions...because women are going places! The 250 women in attendance can attest to the fact that the women of Decatur County really are going somewhere. A committee, headed by Sharon Crites and Greta Solgere planned the event which featured a...
In 2001, the Decatur County Board of Directors established the Stephen Decatur Society. The purpose of the society is to recognize and honor those persons who have made outstanding and continuing contributions to the efforts of charity and philanthropy in Decatur...