DR. LESLIE M. BAKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE TO MEDICAL STUDENTS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., MAY 27, 2020 – College students pursuing a doctorate in medicine can now apply online for the 2020 Dr. Leslie M. Baker Memorial Scholarship at the Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) website: dearborncf.org. The Dr. Leslie M. Baker Memorial Scholarship is open to residents of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland counties who are currently pursuing a doctorate in medicine. … Read More

DCF GRANT HELPS IVY TECH STUDENTS IN NEED DURING COVID-19 CRISIS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., MAY 15, 2020 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) recently awarded a $5,000 grant to Ivy Tech Foundation to help provide emergency relief to students in need during the COVID-19 pandemic. DCF awarded the proactive grant to the student emergency relief fund, which provides help to students in need based on established criteria, said Fred McCarter, Executive Director … Read More

PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER SAFE PASSAGE

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., APRIL 24, 2020 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to domestic violence shelter Safe Passage, Inc., Batesville, to provide emergency relief to the regional organization during the COVID-19 outbreak. In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 16 proactive grants of $1,000 each … Read More

DCF AWARDS $82,500 IN GRANTS TO HELP ORGANIZATIONS WITH COVID-19 RELIEF EFFORTS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., MARCH 26, 2020 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) recently awarded a total of $82,500 in grants to 10 organizations serving Dearborn County those in need during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. The grant funds were proactively awarded primarily to five food pantries and four other organizations serving folks in need. DCF also awarded a grant to support an … Read More

DCF IMPLEMENTS CHANGES DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

In an effort to ensure the safety of our staff, volunteers and the public, the Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) office is closed to the public and is operating telephonically (and via email) until further notice. Our hours of operations continue to be 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday! Please call the DCF office at 812-539-4115 and we will … Read More

DCF GRANTS HELP DEARBORN COUNTY SCHOOLS ADD LEVEL OF SECURITY

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., FEBRUARY 18, 2020 – A total of $33,000 in grants from the Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) to the three Dearborn County public school corporations and the three parochial schools is helping to add another level of security to measures already in place at the institutions of learning. DCF recently awarded six separate proactive grants to the schools to … Read More

GRANT HELPS FUND MENTORING PROGRAM FOR MEN AT PREGNANCY CARE CENTER

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 23, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to the Pregnancy Care Center in Lawrenceburg in support of its Man 2 Man male mentoring 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 … Read More

PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS RELIGIOUS CHARITY’S GOOD WORKS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 19, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to the Daughters of Isabella (D of I), a Catholic women’s charitable organization, for the purchase of a heavy-duty mixer to be used as part of their charitable works. In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, … Read More

DCF GRANT HELPS FUND GREENDALE HEROES MEMORIAL PARK

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., DECEMBER 17, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to the City of Greendale in support of the Heroes Memorial Park. 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. … Read More

DCF GRANT HELPS FUND GARDENING, NUTRITION PROGRAM FOR YOUTH

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 13, 2019 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to Beecher Presbyterian Church in Lawrenceburg in support of its “Lunch in the Garden” program (formerly known as “Lunch and Learn”). In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants of $1,000 … Read More