Foundation Awards Nearly $50,000 in spring Grant Cycle

WINCHESTER, INDIANA – After announcing the establishment of the Randolph County Covid-19 Relief Fund last month, The Community Foundation of Randolph County is surveying area non-profits to assess needs related to the pandemic that will inform funding criteria for the CFRC Board of Directors in the near future.  In addition to the new fund being…

COVID-19 Community Crisis Response

Community Foundation of Randolph County establishes fund, reaches out   As the nation struggles with a collective loss on many societal levels, so too the Randolph County community finds those in crisis, now within a larger crisis. Resources are quickly dwindling for local homeless shelters, food pantries, and non-profits shifting financial priorities. In some cases, operations…

Community Foundation Women’s Fund Brunch Rescheduled

  The Community Foundation of Randolph County has rescheduled its 10th annual Women’s Fund brunch and auction for Saturday, September 26th from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church Parish Hall in Winchester. The event, previously scheduled for April 18, was postponed because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  The art contest and…

Community Foundation Women’s Fund Celebrates 10 Years of Giving

WINCHESTER, INDIANA March 10, 2020 – The Community Foundation of Randolph County will host its 10th annual spring brunch and auction on Saturday, April 18 from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church Parish Hall in Winchester. Old National Bank is sponsoring the Art Auction portion of the event for the…

Randolph County Promise to Benefit from Spring Into Savings Campaign

Randolph County PROMISE   WINCHESTER, INDIANA, March 3, 2020 –Indiana Youth Institute has announced that the 1:1 Fund will match gifts made to the Randolph County Promise Community Fund March 23 – 27, 2020. Donations will be matched dollar for dollar, up to $5,000.  Contributions are tax-deductible and can be made online at www.randolphcountyfoundation.org or…

Foundation Announces Newest Randolph County Hero – Chip (Clark) Loney

Numerous local organizations are better and stronger because of Chip Loney. Not only does he willingly give his time to community organizations, but he also volunteers his time for such things as lining the football field at the high school or mentoring someone in the community. Chip is the kind of person people look up…

Foundation Opens Spring Grant Cycle

The Community Foundation of Randolph County, Inc. is now accepting grant applications for its Spring Grant Cycle.  Applications are available online at www.randolphcountyfoundation.org/grants.  Completed applications are to be returned by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31st, 2020, to the Community Foundation office located at 120 W. Washington Street in Winchester, Indiana. Organizations eligible for grants…

Women’s Fund to Accept Grant Applications

The Women’s Fund of Randolph County is now accepting grant applications for its 2020 Grant Cycle. Non-profit 501 (c)(3) organizations may apply for programs that empower women and children to create better futures. Programs should provide new solutions to unresolved community needs. Non-profits are encouraged to partner for existing program enhancement or new program development.…

Community Foundation Announces Lilly Scholarship Recipient

The Community Foundation of Randolph County is pleased to announce that Derick Williams is the winner of the 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Williams is a senior at Union City Jr/Sr. High School. He plans to study engineering at either Purdue or Notre Dame. His parents are Erick and Georgia Williams. The Lilly Scholarship provides…

Randolph County Promise to Benefit from Giving Tuesday Matching Funds

November 19, 2019 –Indiana Youth Institute has announced that the 1:1 Fund will match gifts made to the Randolph County Promise Community Fund on Giving Tuesday, which is December 3, 2019. For one day only, donations will be matched dollar for dollar, up to $500 per donor. Participating counties may earn up to $3,500 in matching…