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Local nonprofits meet endowment fundraising goals to secure match funds

Our Agency Endowment Matching Program completed Jan 31st with 100% of participating nonprofits meeting their fundraising goals!

On February 3rd, 2020, posted in: News by

Spring 2020 scholarship applications now open

Help us get the word out to high school seniors and families. Deadlines: March 1-April 15.

On January 16th, 2020, posted in: News by

Community Foundation and Monroe Smart Start awarded $25,000 grant to improve elementary education starts for children

Monroe County among 15 Indiana communities selected to receive Strong Start Community Grant funds to develop plans to strengthen kindergarten transitions

On January 14th, 2020, posted in: News by

Community Foundation opens grant opportunity to activate and create public spaces in Monroe County

The Community Foundation has opened a request for grant proposals for projects that activate or create public spaces to advance a more vibrant, welcoming, and inclusive community.

On December 31st, 2019, posted in: News by

Applications now open for the Better Together – Creative Spaces grant opportunity

Applications now open for the Better Together – Creative Spaces grant opportunity

On December 20th, 2019, posted in: News by

Nicholas Graef and Sekou Noble-Kuchera selected as Monroe County’s 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars

The Community Foundation of Bloomington and Monroe Country has announced Monroe County’s 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship recipients. Nicholas Graef and Sekou Noble-Kuchera will each receive a four-year, full-tuition scholarship to an Indiana public or private college of their choosing. In addition to the cost of tuition, they will receive a $900 annual stipend for .. read more

On December 16th, 2019, posted in: News by

Community Foundation awards Impact Grants to 11 Monroe County organizations

A total of $331,980 has been awarded as part of its Community Impact Funding Initiative.

On December 12th, 2019, posted in: News by

Dec 12, 2019: Community Impact Grant Awards

Please join us for a special reception to recognize and honor this year’s community impact grant recipients. Event will be held in the Fountain Square Ballroom, located on the third floor at 4:30 p.m. Cocktail reception to follow.

On December 10th, 2019, posted in: Events by

Community leaders unite to address substance use disorder, announce new coalition and crisis center

Today, community leaders from Monroe County, Indiana, joined together to announce the formation of the Stride Coalition.

On November 19th, 2019, posted in: News by

Ten students selected as finalists for Monroe County’s Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship

Ten high school seniors have been selected as finalists for Monroe County’s 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship.

On October 21st, 2019, posted in: News by

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