20th ANNIVERSARY GRANT HELPS BRIGHT LIONS CLUB BUY SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR KIDS IN NEED

  LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., August 17, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to Bright Lions Club to help fund its backpack program to buy school supplies for students in need. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable … Read More

2019 LILLY SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE ON DCF WEBSITE

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., JULY 17, 2018 – High school seniors can now apply for the 2019 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship by going to the Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) website: dearborncf.org. DCF administers the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship (LECS) Program in Dearborn County for Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment, Inc. The recipient of the 2019 full-tuition Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship will be announced … Read More

17TH ANNUAL DCF GOLF SCRAMBLE FUNDRAISER SET FOR AUGUST 13

LAWRENCEBURG, INDIANA, July 9, 2018 – Dearborn Community Foundation’s 17th Annual Golf Scramble fundraiser is slated for Monday, August 13, at Hidden Valley Golf Club. Hollywood Casino Lawrenceburg, UCB Charitable Foundation, and Aurora Lions Club are the “Presenting Sponsors” for the event. Hidden Valley Lake POA/Hidden Valley Golf Club is donating the use of the golf course to the Foundation … Read More

MATCHING CAMPAIGN ENDS AS DONORS QUICKLY CONTRIBUTE $91,500

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., June 5, 2018 – It took only one day for contributors to match the $91,500 set aside by the Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) for its 11th annual Double Your Donation endowment matching campaign. The goal of the 11th annual matching campaign was to encourage more individuals, organizations and businesses in our community to participate in philanthropy through endowment … Read More

20th ANNIVERSARY GRANT HELPS CHURCH RESTORE FLOOD-DAMAGED BASEMENT

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., June 4, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Aurora First United Methodist Church, 304 Third Street, Aurora, to help restore its flood-damaged basement kitchen, which is used for numerous charitable community activities. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 … Read More

20th ANNIVERSARY GRANT HELPS SPECIAL OLYMPIANS ATTEND 2018 SUMMER GAMES

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., May 9, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Special Olympics Indiana Ripley-Ohio-Dearborn Counties to help fund athletes’ participation in the 2018 Summer Games. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive grants of $1,000 each to charitable organizations in … Read More

DONORS CAN DOUBLE DONATIONS DURING MATCHING CAMPAIGN

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., MAY 8, 2018 – For the 11th 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

20th ANNIVERSARY GRANT HELPS CLEARINGHOUSE ‘SACKS OF SNACKS’ PROGRAM

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., Wednesday, April 20, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. recently awarded a $1,000 Lauren Hill Make A Difference Grant to the Dearborn County Clearinghouse for Emergency Aid’s “Sacks of Snacks” program to help elementary age students who go without enough food on weekends. As a part of its 20th Anniversary Celebration, DCF is awarding 20 proactive … Read More

DCF CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF HELPING DONORS MAKE A DIFFERENCE

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., Wednesday, April 18, 2018 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. is celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2018 by awarding $20,000 in proactive grants, matching donor contributions, and a celebratory dinner. DCF began as an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Madison and Jefferson County in late 1997 and then became a “stand-alone” community foundation in April 1998. … Read More