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Another Small Grant Awarded

Another Small Grant Awarded

Today we delivered a $500 grant to the Tyson Activity Center to purchase equipment for their senior exercise group.  Thanks ladies for taking a break to pose for a photo!

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Small Grants Awarded

Small Grants Awarded

The Foundation awarded $3,000 in small grants to six non-profits in the first quarter of 2019.  The small grant cycle was developed to assist local charitable organizations with short-term immediate needs.  The RCCF Board of Directors is pleased to announce the...

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New Scholarship Fund Established

New Scholarship Fund Established

Tammy Pickett was a lifelong resident of Ripley County who cherished her family and friends.  Tammy tragically passed away on December 5, 2018 in a car accident.  Tammy’s love for her community will live on through the “Tammy Pickett Memorial Scholarship” which was...

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Hill-Rom and RYO make a BIG IMPACT!

Hill-Rom and RYO make a BIG IMPACT!

Hill-Rom employees used a team building exercise to benefit Ripley County.  They assembled 45 bicycles and donated the bicycles to Ripley Youth Outreach to support RYO’s mission “to improve the lives of Ripley County’s youth.”  Through this generous donation, Ripley...

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Ripley Youth Outreach Grant Opportunity

Ripley Youth Outreach Grant Opportunity

$10,000 Change Ripley County Grant Ripley Youth Outreach members developed the Change Ripley County Grant to provide local youth, ages 14-23, with the resources needed to bring their ideas for enhancing the quality of life in their communities to reality. “Over the...

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RYO Distributes Grants

RYO Distributes Grants

Ripley Youth Outreach - Grant to Milan High School Tribal Brew   Ripley Youth Outreach - Grant to Batesville Primary School for Flex Seating   Ripley Youth Outreach - Grant to South Ripley for Osmos

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