SCHOLARSHIPS FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS AVAILABLE

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., AUGUST 23, 2017 – Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) is accepting applications for three scholarships: Ivy Tech Community College Scholarship; Clifford & Gladys Ellerbrook Ender Nursing Scholarship; and the 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 20, … Read More

LILLY SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., JULY 25, 2017 – High school seniors can now apply for the 2018 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 2018 full-tuition Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship will be announced … Read More

16TH ANNUAL DCF GOLF SCRAMBLE AUGUST 14

LAWRENCEBURG, INDIANA, July 18, 2017 – Dearborn Community Foundation’s 16th Annual Golf Scramble fundraiser is slated for Monday, August 14, 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

DCF, DAC SPONSOR NON-PROFIT WORKSHOP

Lawrenceburg, Ind., JUNE 5, 2017 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), and the Dearborn Adult Center (DAC) are teaming up with the United Way and the Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network to present a non-profit workshop for volunteer board members of non-profit organizations across Dearborn County. The June 29 workshop is entitled “Building a Strong Board and the Board’s Role in … Read More

YOUTH COUNCIL SUPERHERO 5K RAISES $2,333 FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS, YOUTH ENDOWMENT

Lawrenceburg, Ind., MAY 12, 2017 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) Youth Council raised $2,333 at its fifth annual 5K Run/Walk on April 30. The Youth Council, which is made up of high school-age youth (grades 9-12), split proceeds from the event 50-50 between Special Olympics Indiana Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties and the DCF Youth Council Endowment Fund. The mission … Read More

DR. LESLIE M. BAKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE TO MEDICAL STUDENTS

LAWRENCEBURG, IND., MAY 10, 2017 – College students pursuing a doctorate in medicine can now apply online for the 2017 Dr. Leslie M. Baker Memorial Scholarship at the Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF) website: dearborncf.org. The Dr. Leslie M. Baker Memorial Scholarship is open to residents of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland counties who are currently pursuing a doctorate in medicine. … Read More

MATCHING PROGRAM ENDS AS DONORS QUICKLY CONTRIBUTE $100,000

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., May 1, 2017 – It took less than 30 minutes for contributors to match the $100,000 set aside by the Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF), Inc. during its Double Your Donation endowment matching campaign. “The goal of the 10th annual matching campaign was to encourage more individuals, organizations and businesses in our community to participate in philanthropy through endowment … Read More

DCF YOUTH COUNCIL SUPERHERO 5K RIASING FUNDS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN DEARBORN COUNTY

5K Run/Walk Slated for April 30 Lawrenceburg, Ind., APRIL 10, 2017 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) Youth Council Superhero 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, April 30 will raise funds for Special Olympics Indiana Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties and the DCF Youth Council Endowment Fund. The Youth Council, which is made up of high school-age youth (grades 9-12), will split proceeds … Read More

DCF MATCHING PROGRAM BEGINS MAY 1

LAWRENCEBURG, Ind., April 14, 2017 – For the 10th 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

TOM SNAPE NAMED PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Lawrenceburg, Ind., January 13, 2017 – Tom Snape of Bright, Ind., has been named Program Director at the Dearborn Community Foundation, Inc. (DCF). Snape brings significant experience to the Foundation as a professional in the field of communication, sales and customer service. “Tom is a deadline-driven and detail-oriented individual with analytical skills,” said Fred McCarter, DCF Executive Director. “He knows … Read More