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Our Response to COVID-19

Our Response to COVID-19

To the Community of Ripley County: As COVID-19 continues to impact our country, we understand the uncertainty our community is feeling during this challenging time. At Ripley County Community Foundation, our mission is to assist donors in building an enduring source...

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2020 Regional Rube Goldberg Machine Contest Results

2020 Regional Rube Goldberg Machine Contest Results

On Saturday, February 29th, middle school and high school teams across Indiana had a great time participating in the 2020 Regional Rube Goldberg Machine Contest.  The contest was hosted by Genesis: Pathways To Success and Jac-Cen-Del School Corporation and presented...

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Morris Fund Awarded to Ripley County Humane Society

Morris Fund Awarded to Ripley County Humane Society

In December, the Morris Family Fund distributed $500 to the Ripley County Humane Society which provided funding to keep the animal shelter warm during the cold winter.  The purpose of this fund is to support a nonprofit organization in Ripley County.  Pictured from...

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Amack’s Well Awards Genesis $500 Grant

Amack’s Well Awards Genesis $500 Grant

On Tuesday, January 21st, Amack's Well announced the recipients of their Give Back Campaign.  Genesis: Pathways To Success was one recipient to receive a grant, which will support the upcoming Robotics Camp.  Future Ready Robotics Camp is designed for students...

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Lights Save Lives Initiative

Lights Save Lives Initiative

The Batesville Community School Corporation was awarded a $500 proactive grant this week to support the Lights Save Lives program in effort to keep children safe as they are waiting for the school bus or walking to school on dark mornings.  Student bus riders have...

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2019 4th Cycle of Small Grants Awarded

2019 4th Cycle of Small Grants Awarded

Our 4th cycle of small grants were awarded this past December.  The purpose of these grants are to assist an organizations' needs that arise during the calendar year. Congratulations to the following recipients: Jac-Cen-Del High School ($500) - to maintain and repair...

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Ripley Youth Outreach Grant Distribution for 2019

Ripley Youth Outreach Grant Distribution for 2019

Ripley Youth Outreach (RYO) is giving local youth a voice in their communities.  This month, RYO awarded $3,651 to programs within the Batesville, Milan, and South Ripley School Corporations, St. Louis School, and St. Nicholas School. The grant money will support the...

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