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Grants Committee Meeting

Date: May 5, 2014Time: 8:00 am

MAP2 Public Meeting

Date: May 7, 2014

Finance Committee Meeting

Date: May 12, 2014Time: 3:30 pm


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Application Deadlines

July 11, 2014
October 10, 2014
January 9, 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.

Attention Gaston and Yorktown

The Foundation is accepting Grant Application through May 1st sign.jpgThe Community Foundation is accepting applications for the Town of sign.jpgGaston Endowment Fund and the Town of Yorktown Endowment Fund.  Grants will be awarded up to $2,500 to nonprofit organizations or a unit of government.  For grant guidelines and applications for these endowment funds, visit our grants web page or call our office (747-7181).

Recent News

4th Cycle Robert P. Bell Teacher Creativity Grants Awarded

Published Tuesday, April 22, 2014

In the fourth cycle of the 2013-14 program year, The Community Foundation is awarding nine Bell Grants to teachers from Yorktown Elementary School, South View Elementary School, Sutton Elementary School, Cowan Junior/Senior High School, East Washington Academy and Burris Laboratory School. The cumulative total of these grants is $2,440. 

An Eyewitness Account of History

Published Thursday, March 20, 2014 resized.jpgWhen several Muncie residents tip-toed into the CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center in Terre Haute last year they witnessed a scene they describe as “riveting.” More than a hundred middle school students were sitting on the floor, mesmerized by the words of a petite 79-year-old woman who walked among them. 

Kitselman Fund Awards $67,500 to Local Nonprofits

Published Thursday, March 20, 2014

Through the Harry L. and Janet M. Kitselman Fund, The Community Foundation of Muncie & Delaware County, Inc. is awarding $67,500 to four nonprofit organizations for 2014.

“The Kitselman Fund has been a huge support for so many community organizations for more than a decade,” said Suzanne Kadinger, Vice President of The Community Foundation of Muncie & Delaware County, Inc. “The Kitselmans’ legacy and generosity with our nonprofit community has been remarkable.”