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Congratulations to Our 2020 Large Grant Recipients

Congratulations to Our 2020 Large Grant Recipients

This year, twelve organizations located throughout Ripley County were awarded a Large Grant.  The purpose of a large grant is to assist an organization with a sizable project needed to support and/or enhance its charitable reach.  Congratulations to the following...

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3rd Cycle Small Grants Awarded

3rd Cycle Small Grants Awarded

The Ripley County Community Foundation recently awarded 3rd Cycle Small Grants.  The purpose of a small grant is to assist a charitable organization with needs arise during the calendar year.  Congratulations to this year's recipients: Batesville Area Historical...

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Brelage & Corinne Scholarship Recipients

Brelage & Corinne Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to our scholarship recipients Brooklyn Laker and Cierra Copeland! Every year, the Doris A. Brelage Nursing Scholarship is awarded to someone who represents the work ethic and character of Doris Brelage by the Ripley County Community Foundation. Doris...

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Let’s Meet Our Newest Interns

Let’s Meet Our Newest Interns

The Ripley County Community Foundation acquired three new interns in August: Abby Haverkos, Caroline Kellerman, and Riley Schebler.  Students are interning as part of a class that allows them to understanding the responsibilities and duties of different jobs fields,...

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RCCF Deadlines Approaching

RCCF Deadlines Approaching

The Ripley County Community Foundation is pleased to offer several grant opportunities very soon. Applications for Large Grants are due this Friday, August 7th by 4:00pm. Each grant will total up to $5,000 in Community Granting Funds, and can help assist your...

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See a Grant In Action: Hillenbrand Leadership Grants

See a Grant In Action: Hillenbrand Leadership Grants

The Hillenbrand Community Leadership Grant was distributed in 2019 to Ripley County Schools to assist with programs that promote positive leadership skills amongst students.  In 2019, the grant recipients included: Batesville High School ($500) - to support the...

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