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2020 Scholarship Recipents

2020 Scholarship Recipents

The Ripley County Community Foundation is proud to announce winners for 2020 Scholarships!  Congratulations to the following 2020 scholarship recipients: The Melody G. Arney Memorial Scholarship ($250) - Heidi Speer from Purdue University The Batesville Area Arts...

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1st Cycle Small Grant Recipients

1st Cycle Small Grant Recipients

Each year, the Ripley County Community Foundation distributes four cycles of small grants.  The purpose of a small grant is to assist an organization's needs that arise during the calendar year.  Congratulations to the following 1st cycle recipients: Batesville Middle...

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2020 Women in Philanthropy Luncheon Grant Recipient

2020 Women in Philanthropy Luncheon Grant Recipient

Each year at our Women in Philanthropy Luncheon, the Linda S. Phaneuf Grant is awarded to a local nonprofit organization that supports the women and children of Ripley County.  This year's winner of the $2,000 grant is National Youth Advocate Program of Versailles....

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COVID-19 Rapid Response Grant Recipients

COVID-19 Rapid Response Grant Recipients

In response to these unprecedented times, the Community Foundation created the COVID-19 Rapid Response Grant to assist local nonprofit organizations that are serving Ripley County residents impacted by COVID-19.  Over the last two weeks, approximately $16,000 has been...

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Thank You, Donors, For Your Generosity

Thank You, Donors, For Your Generosity

To Our Donors, At the Ripley County Community Foundation (RCCF), we are incredibly grateful for our community especially during these challenging times. If not for each of you, we wouldn’t be able to do the work that we do in each day. As you know, we guide ourselves...

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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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