DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT TO P.A.W.S. ‘ANGEL FUND’ HELPS PROVIDE MEDICAL TREATMENT FOR ANIMALS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 27, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the People for Animal Welfare Society (P.A.W.S.) of Dearborn County to help provide treatment for animals at the P.A.W.S. Humane Center in Lawrenceburg. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants … Read More

DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT HELPS VOLUNTEERS WITH GREENDALE COMMUNITY GARDEN

  LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 19, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the City of Greendale to help with its community garden project. 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. … Read More

DCF 20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT HELPS VETERANS TREATMENT COURT SERVE CLIENTS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 12, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Southeastern Indiana Veterans Treatment Court to help provide services aimed at assisting veterans in leading a productive and law-abiding life. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 … Read More

FOUNDATION HONORS FIVE VOLUNTEERS IN 20TH YEAR OF HEART OF GOLD AWARDS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., November 1, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) marked the 20th year of its “Heart of Gold Award” program by honoring five community volunteers today at a reception in Lawrenceburg. 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 … Read More

2019 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., OCTOBER 9, 2018 – High school seniors can now apply online for the 2019 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

20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT HELPS PROVIDE MEDICAL CARE FOR UNDERSERVED RESIDENTS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., OCTOBER 5, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Volunteers in Medicine of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland Counties Clinic (VIMDOS Clinic) to provide access to quality medical care for underserved residents. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants … Read More

20TH ANNIVERSARY GRANT SUPPORTS PRESERVATION OF MOORES HILL’S CARNEGIE HALL

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., SEPTEMBER 27, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to Carnegie Historic Landmarks Preservation Society, Inc. to help preserve Moores Hill’s Carnegie Hall. 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 … Read More

NURSING, IVY TECH SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS

  LAWRENCEBURG, IND., SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 – Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) is accepting applications for two scholarships: Ivy Tech Community College Scholarship and the Clifford & Gladys Ellerbrook Ender Nursing Scholarship. Students can apply for the scholarships online at the DCF website: dearborncf.org. The application deadline for both scholarships is 11:59 p.m. Friday, October 19, 2018. The Foundation established … Read More

DCF RENAMES SCHOLARSHIP TO HONOR RETIRING ATTORNEY, FOUNDER

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., September 11, 2018 – A Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc., (DCF) scholarship that annually helps a non-traditional female college student was recently renamed in honor of one of the organization’s founders and sole attorney, Lisa deHart Lehner. The scholarship formerly known as the Women Empowering Women Scholarship is now named the Lehner Women Empowering Women Scholarship. Lehner, DCF’s one-and-only … Read More

DCF SEEKS HEART OF GOLD NOMINATIONS

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., August 30, 2018 – 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