2022 LILLY ENDOWMENT, DCF SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

LAWRENCEBURG, INDIANA, DECEMBER 9, 2021 – South Dearborn High School senior Rylee Thies learned today that she is the 2022 recipient of the Dearborn County Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship (LECS). Each Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship provides for full tuition, required fees and a special allocation of up to $900 per year for required books and required equipment for four years … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE IMPACT GRANT HELPS SOUTHEAST INDIANA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 6, 2021 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Proactive Grant to Southeast Indiana Youth Orchestra (SEIYO) to help provide an orchestral experience for Dearborn County youth. In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants of $1,000 each throughout 2021 to charitable … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS HOGAN TWP. VOL. FIRE DEPARTMENT

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., December 3, 2021 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Proactive Grant to Hogan Township Volunteer Fire Department in rural Aurora. In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants of $1,000 each throughout 2021 to charitable organizations that serve Dearborn County residents. Each of … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE IMPACT GRANT SUPPORTS DEARBORN COUNTY PAWS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 23, 2021 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Proactive Grant to the People for Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) of Dearborn County to support the work the organization does with unwanted and abandoned animals. In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 proactive grants … Read More

DCF PROACTIVE IMPACT GRANT SUPPORTS OXBOW, SCOUTS, COMMUNITY

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 16, 2021 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 proactive grant to Oxbow, Inc., the steward organization of the most important Tri-State wetlands covering 2,600 acres of river-bottom farmland on the Ohio River shoreline. The Oxbow board of directors put the money back into the community by sponsoring two local Eagle Scout projects … Read More

ST. LAWRENCE SCHOOL RECEIVES DCF PROACTIVE GRANT FOR KIDS’ TUITION COSTS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 12, 2021 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Proactive Grant to St. Lawrence School for its Adopt-a-Student Fund, which provides support to help families who can’t pay the full cost of tuition due to hardships. In a continuing effort to make an impact in the Dearborn County community, DCF is awarding 15 … Read More

PROACTIVE GRANT SUPPORTS 1 VOICE COMMUNITY RECOVERY CENTER

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 9, 2021 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Proactive Grant to 1 Voice, Inc., a Dearborn County-based not-for-profit recovery organization that provides education, peer support services, and a supportive drug addiction recovery community in Southeastern Indiana. DCF is awarding 15 Proactive Grants of $1,000 each in 2021 to charitable organizations that serve … Read More

2022 DCF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE ONLINE FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., SEPTEMBER 21, 2021 – High school seniors can now apply online for the 2022 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 tab and follow the directions to apply for scholarships. Students need to click on their high school link on … Read More

DONORS CAN DOUBLE DONATIONS TO DCF DURING MATCHING PROGRAM

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., SEPTEMBER 13, 2021 – For the 14th straight year, the Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. is offering an endowment matching campaign, called Double Your Donation. Contributions to new or existing endowment funds will be matched $1-for-$1 during the matching program. “We are proud to be able to offer the Double Your Donation endowment matching campaign once again in … Read More

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

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., AUGUST 6, 2021 – 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