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.

INVEST IN THE FUTURE OF RIPLEY COUNTY

Help bring $500,000 to Ripley County through Lilly Endowment Inc. and their 
GIFT VII MATCHING EVENT!

The more charitable assets we have…. the bigger the impact!

Let’s close the gap!

GRANTS

Want to apply for a grant? Click here for forms and information.

DONATE

Give a gift that will make a positive impact on the community.

SCHOLARSHIPS

Find and apply for scholarships by clicking here.

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.

The Latest News

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Jacob Vogel Fund Distribution

Jacob Vogel Fund Distribution

The Jacob Vogel Fund supports students attending the Fire and Rescue Program at the Southeastern Career Center. Because of this support, students from 12 school districts are able to acquire credentials in Emergency Response Programs. Aid our future Rescue personnel...

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Another Small Grant Awarded

Another Small Grant Awarded

Today we delivered a $500 grant to the Tyson Activity Center to purchase equipment for their senior exercise group.  Thanks ladies for taking a break to pose for a photo!

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Small Grants Awarded

Small Grants Awarded

The Foundation awarded $3,000 in small grants to six non-profits in the first quarter of 2019.  The small grant cycle was developed to assist local charitable organizations with short-term immediate needs.  The RCCF Board of Directors is pleased to announce the...

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New Scholarship Fund Established

New Scholarship Fund Established

Tammy Pickett was a lifelong resident of Ripley County who cherished her family and friends.  Tammy tragically passed away on December 5, 2018 in a car accident.  Tammy’s love for her community will live on through the “Tammy Pickett Memorial Scholarship” which was...

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