News from the Decatur County Community Foundation
News about the community, grants, funds, scholarships, and more.
Three community projects reeived a major boost from Lilly Endowment, Inc. in 1998. Through Phase III of their Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT), the Decatur County Family YMCA received $750,000; the Decatur County Child Care Center received $175,000; and the...read more
The Community Foundation has been fortunate to help many wonderful organizations this year. Here are a couple of their stories: "The grant to the Decatur County Historical Society was the most generous Christmas gift any of us interested in the future of the museum...read more
In November of 1994, long-time resident and noted journalist, Don Austin, made several generous gifts to our Decatur County Community Foundation, thereby allowing the Foundation to reach its one million dollar goal, and qualifying it for the $500,000.00 matching grant...read more
The Decatur County Community Foundation, Inc. has been established to provide a general depository for charitable contributions that will serve Decatur County. The purpose of the foundation is to establish a long-term capital fund that will be available to develop...read more