Ripley County Community Foundation

is a vehicle for people of all means to make a lasting difference in their community. The central purpose is to serve the needs and philanthropic aims of donors who wish to better their community, now and in the future.

GRANTS

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SCHOLARSHIPS

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Mission

To assist donors in building an enduring source of charitable assets to benefit the citizens and qualified organizations of Ripley County.

Vision

To partner with and serve our communities as the trusted source for charitable giving, today and forever.

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Flora Fund will Beautify Downtown Batesville

Flora Fund will Beautify Downtown Batesville

Earlier this week, the Batesville Memorial Public Library was awarded $7,000 from the Ripley County Community Foundation's Flora Fund.  The purpose of the Flora Fund is to support the beautification of downtown Batesville.  The grant will help the library purchase...

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Rake and Run by Oldenburg Academy Students

Rake and Run by Oldenburg Academy Students

On Friday, November 1st, students of Oldenburg Academy spent a portion of their day participating in Rake and Run.  During this time, students went around the entire town of Oldenburg, raking up leaves in the yards of parks, churches, and historical landmarks.  Ripley...

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2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Finalists

2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Finalists

Congratulations to our five Ripley County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Finalists: Abigail Blomer of Batesville High School, Alexandra Dudley of East Central High School, Joseph Hartman of Batesville High School, Gage Unrath of Jac-Cen-Del High School, and...

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RYO Awarded $5,000 My Community My Vision Grant

RYO Awarded $5,000 My Community My Vision Grant

Thanks to the Town of Versailles, Ripley Youth Outreach (RYO) received a $5,000 My Community My Vision grant to develop and initiate a youth-led project within Ripley County.  Sponsored by IHCDA (Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority), My Community My...

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