Women’s Fund Grant Cycle Opens

The Women’s Fund of Randolph County, a component fund of the Community Foundation of Randolph County, is now accepting grant applications for its 2022 Grant Cycle. Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations, or non-501(c)(3) organizations with a charitable program or project, may apply for funding to empower women and children in creating better futures. Programs should provide innovative…

Education & Civil Discourse in A More Perfect Union

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by 1/21/22 at lrowles@randolphcountyfoundation.org or 765.584.9077. Democracy is the most fragile of all political systems and is currently on the defensive around the world as more and more countries fall under authoritarian rule.  One reason for its brittleness is the demands that it makes on citizens.  Not only must…

Community Foundation of Randolph County Awarded Civic Education Grant

The Community Foundation of Randolph County (CFRC) has been awarded a grant of $3,000 from Indiana Humanities with funds from the A More Perfect Union Initiative. The grant provides tax-exempt organizations across the state with funding to develop and implement public programs that promote civic education and help address the civic health challenges that Indiana…

Community Foundation Names the Newest Randolph County Hero

The News-Gazette and the Community Foundation of Randolph County continue their celebration of local heroes who have impacted the community or exceeded expectations to serve others. This effort is the result of a Community Foundation program that helps recognize such people, while also raising money to help others. “We thought a really neat thing would…

Community Foundation Announces 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient

The Community Foundation of Randolph County is pleased to announce Braydon Hoggatt (Union City High School; son of Brad & Amy Hoggatt) as Randolph County’s recipient of the 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Lilly Endowment Community Scholars are known for their community involvement, academic achievement, character, and leadership – Braydon is no exception. “I think…

Community Foundation Opens Application For Local Scholarships

The Community Foundation of Randolph County is pleased to announce the availability of more than 70 scholarships to high school students for the 2021-2022 school year. Students who attend Monroe Central, Randolph Southern, Union, Randolph Eastern (Union City), Randolph Central (Winchester), and students from New Castle and Mississinawa High Schools are eligible to apply. Program…