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Integrity Tool Scholarship Awarded

Integrity Tool Scholarship Awarded

This month, the RCCF awarded The Integrity Tool Scholarship to Elias Spurlock. Elias will be attending Ivy Tech Community College to study Machining and Tool Making. The Integrity Tool Scholarship was established in 2019 by Integrity Tool and is the first scholarship...

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Grants in Action- New Mural in Downtown Batesville

Grants in Action- New Mural in Downtown Batesville

The Ripley County Community Foundation is proud to support Main Street Batesville in the installation of a new mural. Through the Sally Morris Community Impact Grant, artist Kelsey Montague created the beautifully vibrant mural. Located on Walnut Street on the Hillrom...

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2019 Genesis: Pathways to Success – Cyber Camp

2019 Genesis: Pathways to Success – Cyber Camp

#Cyber campers rocked the competition at the conclusion of our 3rd annual Cyber Camp, coming away with great prizes and a well-deserved sense of accomplishment! A highlight of the camp was a tour of the Cyber Academy at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, where campers...

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2019 Advanced Manufacturing Camp

2019 Advanced Manufacturing Camp

The Genesis: Pathways to Success - 4th annual Advanced Manufacturing Camp was a huge success!  Campers were treated to lunch, tours, and activities at each partner location. Thanks to our partners: Ripley County Community Foundation, IvyTech, Hillenbrand, Batesville -...

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State of the Broadband Report

State of the Broadband Report

The Community Foundations of Southeast Indiana recognize that we are living in a digital world and access to the internet is vital to our growth and future success.  Therefore, the community foundations joined forces to fund a report detailing the current state of...

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Recognition and Thanks!

Recognition and Thanks!

Jac-Cen-Del Community School Corporation was awarded our President's Award for their philanthropic vision of creating and supporting innovative learning opportunities in Ripley County!

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RYO Grant Makes a Difference!

RYO Grant Makes a Difference!

A grant was awarded by Ripley Youth Outreach to St. Louis School for the purchase of a set of Cubelets for a classroom. These Cubelets allow students to explore coding and robotics. The students first objective is to distinguish between THINK, ACT, and SENSE cubes....

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Large Grant in Action

Large Grant in Action

St. Nicholas Catholic School used a large grant for flexible seating… LARGE Grants make a big difference in our schools and community! Our next LARGE grant cycle applications are due Friday, August 2!

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Jacob Vogel Fund Distribution

Jacob Vogel Fund Distribution

The Jacob Vogel Fund supports students attending the Fire and Rescue Program at the Southeastern Career Center. Because of this support, students from 12 school districts are able to acquire credentials in Emergency Response Programs. Aid our future Rescue personnel...

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