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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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Reflecting on the Year 2019

Reflecting on the Year 2019

Over the course of 2019, the Ripley County Community Foundation has continued, "Connecting People Who Care with Causes that Matter," through various grants and scholarships.  We have been able to provide organizations across Ripley County with endless opportunities to...

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Congratulations to Our 2019 Large Grant Recipients

Congratulations to Our 2019 Large Grant Recipients

Annually, the Ripley County Community Foundation awards large grants to non-profit organizations in Ripley County in order to assist with a sizable project needed to support and enhance charitable reach.  This year, $35,000 in large grants were distributed to thirteen...

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Flora Fund will Beautify Downtown Batesville

Flora Fund will Beautify Downtown Batesville

Earlier this week, the Batesville Memorial Public Library was awarded $7,000 from the Ripley County Community Foundation's Flora Fund.  The purpose of the Flora Fund is to support the beautification of downtown Batesville.  The grant will help the library purchase...

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Rake and Run by Oldenburg Academy Students

Rake and Run by Oldenburg Academy Students

On Friday, November 1st, students of Oldenburg Academy spent a portion of their day participating in Rake and Run.  During this time, students went around the entire town of Oldenburg, raking up leaves in the yards of parks, churches, and historical landmarks.  Ripley...

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