Ripley County Community Foundation

is a vehicle for people of all means to make a lasting difference in their community. The Central purpose is to serve the needs and philanthropic aims of donors who wish to better their community, now and in the future.


Want to apply for a grant? Click here for forms and information.


Give a gift that will make a positive impact on the community.


Find and apply for scholarships by clicking here.


To assist donors in building an enduring source of charitable assets to benefit the citizens and qualified organizations of Ripley County.


To partner with and serve our communities as the trusted source for charitable giving, today and forever.

The Latest News

Stay up to date with how we're making a difference
Congratulations Vicky on Your Retirement!

Congratulations Vicky on Your Retirement!

The Ripley County Community Foundation would like to wish our employee, Vicky, a very happy retirement!  Vicky has served as the Community Foundation's Bookkeeper for the past 15 years. She has continuously demonstrated professionalism with a strong work ethic in the...

2nd Cycle Small Grant Recipients

2nd Cycle Small Grant Recipients

The second cycle of Small Grants have recently been awarded.  Small grants are designed to assist an organization's needs that may arise during the calendar year.  Congratulations to the following organizations: Milan C.A.R.E.S. ($500) - to assist with the development...

2019 Annual Meeting Recap

2019 Annual Meeting Recap

Last week, the Ripley County Community Foundation held its virtual Annual Meeting by releasing a series of videos that commemorated the impact we had in 2019.  This year, we recognized the following: Ripley Youth Outreach - Members discuss how they were able to have a...