The City of Lawrenceburg has generously provided funds for the Lawrenceburg Community Grant Program. The program is specifically for non-profit, IRS tax exempt organizations that provide a benefit, direct or indirect, to the Lawrenceburg community and Dearborn County.

LCGP Specific Guidelines:

  • grant funds are not granted to sustain ongoing projects/programs;
  • grant applications will be considered as long as funds are available;
  • organizations may not apply for any property improvements (buildings, fencing etc. …) to land not owned by the organization seeking the grant funds; and
  • the maximum grant award allotted is $100,000 per organization per calendar year (combined Phase I & II).

The program consists of  two phases:
Phase I:
Grant applications requesting $5,000 or less will be accepted pursuant to the grant application deadlines.
A total of $100,000 has been allocated for Phase I grant awards. Applications will be considered as long as funds are available.

2018 Phase I Deadline Dates:
Must be submitted by 4 P.M. on day listed!

February 1, 2018
April 2, 2018
June 1, 2018
August 1, 2018
October 1, 2018

Application Available in Late 2017

Phase II:
Grants requesting $5,001 – $100,000 will be accepted during the year pursuant to the grant application deadlines.
Applications will be considered as long as funds are available.

2018 Phase II Deadline Dates:
Must be submitted by 4 P.M. on day listed!

March 6, 2018
June 5, 2018
September 4, 2018

Application Available in Early 2018

All questions relating to available grant opportunities should be directed to the DCF Program Director at:

Dearborn Community Foundation
322 Walnut Street
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025
(812) 539-4115 phone
[email protected]