Change Ripley County Grant

Change Ripley County Grant

The Ripley Youth Outreach team is accepting applications for their Change Ripley County Grant. Applicants can apply for up to $10,000.00 for a youth-led project, in collaboration with a local nonprofit organization or a government/educational entity, to establish a change and improve Ripley County. Ripley Youth Outreach created the Change Ripley
New Interns!

New Interns!

The Ripley County Community Foundation brought in two new interns in January: Wil Freeland and Pros Moorman. The Oldenburg Academy students are interning as part of a class to help them better understand different duties and responsibilities among the job fields. While interning, the students will assist staff with general
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 organizations: Batesville Main Street ($2,500) – to support the Women’s
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 Society ($500.00) – to enhance the “All Aboard Train Display,” by purchasing
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 was the perfect example of the best Ripley County has to