SE INDIANA COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS FUND REGIONAL STUDY TO DETERMINE BROADBAND READINESS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., FEBRUARY 5, 2019 – The Community Foundations in Southeastern Indiana, including the Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF), are sharing the cost of a study to determine the region’s digital readiness. The study by the Purdue University Center for Regional Development will provide a “State of Broadband” report for the nine-county region made up of Dearborn, Decatur, Franklin, Jefferson, … Read More

DCF’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANTS IMPACT ORGANIZATIONS ACROSS DEARBORN COUNTY

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 28, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. celebrated its 20th Anniversary in 2018 by awarding $20,000 in proactive grants to organizations across Dearborn County. Fifteen of the $1,000 grants were recommended by DCF’s Board members. The other five, $1,000 grants were recommended by five lucky attendees whose names were drawn at the Foundation’s Anniversary Dinner … Read More

DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT TO CHILDREN’S ADVOCACY CENTER HELPS YOUNG VICTIMS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 27, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Children’s Advocacy Center of Southeastern Indiana (CAC) to help minimize the trauma suffered by young victims of child abuse. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 each … Read More

DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT TO SIEOC’S BEV HENRY FUND HELPS FAMILIES IN NEED

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 19, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Bev Henry Emergency Fund at Southeastern Indiana Economic Opportunities Corporation (SIEOC) to help families in need. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations … Read More

DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT TO SUPPORT JAMES B. WISMANN Y.E.S. HOME’S WORK WITH YOUTH

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 14, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the James B. Wismann Youth Encouragement Services Home, Inc. to support its work with youth. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in Dearborn … Read More

2019 LILLY ENDOWMENT, DCF SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

LAWRENCEBURG, INDIANA, DECEMBER 13, 2018 – A Dearborn County high school senior learned yesterday afternoon that she is the recipient of a prestigious Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship (LECS). The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) awarded the full-tuition scholarship to East Central High School’s Molly Graham. The Foundation staff and members of the board of directors and the scholarship committee notified the … Read More

DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT SUPPORTS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AT SAINT LAWRENCE SCHOOL

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., DECEMBER 12, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to support educational needs at Saint Lawrence School, Lawrenceburg. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in Dearborn County throughout 2018. Each of the Foundation’s … Read More

DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT TO YOUTH ORCHESTRA HELPS BUY INSTRUMENTS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 6, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Southeast Indiana Youth Orchestra (SEIYO) to help provide instruments for the young musicians. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in Dearborn County … Read More

LILLY ENDOWMENT INC. GRANT PROVIDES MATCHING OPPORTUNITIES FOR DCF DONORS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 30, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. has received a grant of $500,000 as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s seventh phase of its Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT) initiative. With GIFT VII, the Endowment is making up to $125 million available to help Indiana community foundations strengthen the towns, cities and the counties they … Read More