Ripley County Community Foundation Blog

Recent News

Ripley Youth Outreach Grant Opportunity

$10,000 Change Ripley County Grant Ripley Youth Outreach members developed the Change Ripley County Grant to provide local youth, ages 14-23, with the resources needed to bring their ideas for enhancing the quality of life in their communities to reality. “Over the...

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RYO Distributes Grants

Ripley Youth Outreach - Grant to Milan High School Tribal Brew   Ripley Youth Outreach - Grant to Batesville Primary School for Flex Seating   Ripley Youth Outreach - Grant to South Ripley for Osmos

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Sally Morris Impact Grant Awarded!

RCCF awards a $3,000 grant to Kids Discovery Factory to support the organization’s growth from being purely volunteer based to hiring paid staff!  “RCCF is proud to assist KDF in their time of transition.  Our communities are blessed with multiple historical museums...

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RYO and Hill-Rom IT – Birthday Box Project

Ripley Youth Outreach and Hill-Rom IT Group packaged 100 birthday boxes for distribution at our Ripley County Food Pantries. These birthday boxes will be given to families, whose parents are served by our local food pantries, for the birthdays of children 10 and...

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Endowment Funds supporting MMH.

We are proud to have endowment funds that support Margaret Mary Health. These funds benefit the hospital's general operating, MMH Hospice and support families with children who require medical treatment not covered by insurance.

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$5,000 Grant Awarded to the Holton Fire Department

The Ripley County Community Foundation, Inc. (RCCF) has proactively awarded a $5,000 Sally Morris Impact Grant to the Holton Volunteer Fire Department for the establishment of a sustainability fund.  The Sally Morris Impact Grant Program was established in 2014 in...

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