FOUNDATION HONORS FIVE VOLUNTEERS FOR HAVING ‘HEARTS OF GOLD’

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., October 18, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) honored five community volunteers as 2019 recipients of the “Heart of Gold Award” at the organization’s donor appreciation event last night. The Heart of Gold Award recipients were recognized for touching the hearts of others through their volunteerism and other acts of kindness. “These honorees deserve this recognition … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS DILLSBORO CULTURAL ARTS CENTER

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., October 10, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to the Town of Dillsboro to help support the Friendship Gallery Cultural Arts Center. In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in Dearborn County … Read More

2020 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., OCTOBER 1, 2019 – High school seniors can now apply online for the 2020 Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) scholarships by going to the Foundation’s website: dearborncf.org. Students can visit the DCF website and click on the scholarship page button and follow the directions to apply for scholarships. Students need to click on their high school link on … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS DEARBORN RETIRED TEACHERS FOUNDATION

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., September 25, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to the Dearborn County Retired Teachers Foundation (DCRTF) for its Educator Grant/Award Program.   In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in Dearborn County … Read More

NURSING, IVY TECH, LEHNER WEW SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., AUGUST 22, 2019 – Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) is accepting applications for three scholarships: Ivy Tech Community College Scholarship; Clifford & Gladys Ellerbrook Ender Nursing Scholarship; and the Lehner Women Empowering Women Scholarship. Students can apply for the scholarships online at the DCF website: dearborncf.org. The application deadline for all three scholarships is 11:59 p.m. Friday, October … Read More

ENDOWMENT MATCHING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE FOR DCF DONORS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., AUGUST 6, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. has funds available to match donors’ contributions to endowment at the Foundation. DCF received a grant of $500,000 as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s seventh phase of its Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT) initiative late in 2018. With GIFT VII, the Endowment is making up to $125 … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS TECHNOLOGY AT LAWRENCEBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., August 5, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to the Lawrenceburg Public Library District (LPLD) to help support the library’s technology program.   In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in Dearborn … Read More

DCF SEEKS HEART OF GOLD AWARD NOMINATIONS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., JULY 10, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc., (DCF) is accepting nominations for the prestigious Heart of Gold Awards that recognize folks in the Dearborn County community who touch the hearts of others through their volunteerism and other acts of kindness. Dearborn County residents who give of themselves unselfishly to serve others, collectively or individually, with volunteer … Read More

DCF’S 18th ANNUAL GOLF SCRAMBLE FUNDRAISER SET FOR AUGUST 12

LAWRENCEBURG, INDIANA, July 2, 2019 – Dearborn Community Foundation’s 18th Annual Golf Scramble fundraiser is slated for Monday, August 12, at Hidden Valley Golf Club. CIVISTA Charitable Foundation, and Aurora Lions Club are the “Presenting Sponsors” for the event. Hidden Valley Lake POA/Hidden Valley Golf Club is donating the use of the golf course to the Foundation for the 18th … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS OUTREACH PROGRAM AT AURORA’S FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in Dearborn County throughout 2019. Each of the Foundation’s 15 volunteer Board members is recommending a grant. The source of the total of $15,000 in grants is the Foundation’s Unrestricted Endowment Funds, established by donors … Read More