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Board of Directors Meeting

Date: April 17, 2017Time: 8:00 am

Investment Committee Meeting

Date: April 25, 2017Time: 8:00 am

Grants Committee Meeting

Date: May 1, 2017Time: 8:00 am




2016 Scholarship Recipients

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Foundation Competitive Grant
Application Deadlines

January 6, 2017
April 7, 2017
July 7, 2017
October 6, 2017

 Land Conservation Fund

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Welcome Home! Where neighbors create legacies.

We believe Delaware County is a great place to live. We also believe that we can make it even better. We work every day to improve our community and find ways to make a difference through grants to local nonprofit organizations, scholarships to students, and leadership to the community...and we've been doing it for 30 YEARS!  Access our 30daysofcommunity  website to read how your neighbors connected with us to create their legacy.


Sursa Leadership Award 2017

Applications are now available

The Community Foundation is pleased to announce that nominations are being accepted for the 12th annual David Sursa Leadership Award.  The award rewards, recognizes and encourages extraordinary leadership by a nonprofit board member in Delaware County.

Organizations wishing to nominate an outstanding board member should download the brochure and application form.  The completed application and all supporting materials should be sent to the Foundation by March 31. For more information contact Kallie Sulanke, Community Engagement Officer, at 765-747-7181.

Recent News

1st Quarter 2017 Competitive Grants Announced

Published Wednesday, March 1, 2017

               Shafer Leadership Academy received a Community Foundation grant for
to their leadership development programs.

The Foundation awarded $613,025.75 to 14 nonprofit organizations during the first Quarterly Competitive Grant cycle of 2017.

Teachers Awarded Funding

Published Monday, February 27, 2017

Local teachers will receive $1,984 in Robert P. Bell Education Grants from The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County, Inc. Across the county, 1,000s of students benefit from Bell Education Grants each year.

Liberty Perry Selma Community Meets Match

Published Friday, February 10, 2017

The town of Selma and Liberty and Perry Townships will see increased community grantmaking thanks to generous residents whose donations captured matching dollars.