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Investment Committee Meeting

Date: October 28, 2014Time: 8:00 am

Professional Advisor's Seminar

Date: October 30, 2014Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

R.S.V.P. by October 17, 2014…

Grants Committee Meeting

Date: November 3, 2014Time: 8:00 am

2014 Scholarship Recipients

 Land Conservation Fund 

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 Foundation Competitive


Application Deadlines

October 10, 2014
January 9, 2015
April 10, 2015
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We believe Delaware County is a great place to live. We also believe that we can make it even better. So we work every day to improve our community. Sometimes that means sponsoring educational programs, other times it means granting funds for important community projects. On this site, you can learn about the full spectrum of work we do − and how to become a part of it.

The Community Foundation's Annual Professional Advisors Seminar Advisors Seminar Brochure_Page_1.jpg        Save the Date.....October 30, 2014

8 am - 12 Noon

Minnestrista, Indiana Room

Topic: Financial and Investment Planning Principles for Next Generations and Preventing Estate and Trust Administration Problems.

Speakers: Brad Hulse, CIMA®, CFP®, CAP® and 

                     Greg Padgett, attorney

RSVP: by Friday, October 17, 2014

Click here for the Seminar brochure and more information.

Recent News

Opportunity for matching funds

Published Wednesday, September 17, 2014 graphic - resized sm.jpgYou can be a difference maker when you designate your gift to an unrestricted endowment fund at the Foundation.  The Unrestricted Fund is the Difference Maker fund for nonprofit organizations in Delaware County!  Last year, 41% of all Foundation grants and scholarships came from the Difference Maker fund of unrestricted gifts.  (click article title to read more and view a brochure on the Difference Maker Intiative.)

2014 3rd Quarter Competitive Grants Awarded

Published Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The Community Foundation is awarding $77,615 to 11 nonprofit organizations during the third Quarterly Competitive Grant Cycle of 2014.

Communities Receive $4,900 in Grants

Published Thursday, June 19, 2014

The Town of Gaston Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation is awarding $2,500 to the Gaston Lions Club, designated for improvements to the announcer stand at Gaston Lions Club Park, and $400 to Wes-Del Community Schools, designated for the Margaret Reno Library Fund in memory of Margaret Reno.  The Yorktown Endowment Fund is awarding $2,000 to the Yorktown Chamber of Commerce Luminary Committee for holiday lighting and $500 to the Yorktown Volunteer Firefighters Association for improvement of a flagpole.