Youth & Education

Fred and Pat Hollinden Endowment

A designated endowment to provide support to Jasper High School, Jasper, Indiana, for programs promoting educational enrichment in accounting, mathematics or related field.

Founder: Fred and Pat Hollinden
Date Established: 7/22/20

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Carol A. Gaesser Memorial Endowment

A designated endowment to provide support to Pine Ridge Elementary School, Birdseye, Indiana, to promote education.

Founder: David Gaesser
Date Established: 5/21/20

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Mentors for Youth of Dubois County Endowment

An advised charitable organization endowment to support Mentors for Youth of Dubois County.

Founder: Mentors for Youth of Dubois County, Inc.
Date Established: 1/8/20

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Dr. Emily Anne Rauscher Scholarship Endowment

Purpose:  A discretionary scholarship endowment to provide educational scholarships for students who are accepted into and attend accredited two- or four-year public or private institutions of higher learning,  and in particular to such students who meet the following qualifications:

– A graduating senior from a high school in Dubois County, Indiana with priority consideration given to a Southridge High School graduate
– Attending the University of Southern Indiana
– Pursuing a major in communications or related field of study

Founders: Steve and Cheryl Rauscher
Date Established: 12/30/2019

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Jay E. Houchin Scholarship Endowment

A discretionary scholarship endowment to provide educational scholarships for students who are accepted into and attend accredited public or private institutions of higher learning,  and in particular to such students who meet the following qualifications:

-An employee or dependent of an employee of Farbest Foods
-Pursuing a degree in mathematics, science, engineering, agriculture, maintenance or related fields of study

Founder: Brad and Margaret Coomer and Lucy Houchin
Date Established: 6/26/19

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Viola H. Kress Scholarship Endowment

A scholarship endowment to provide support as direction by the Board of Directors of the Community Foundation for two- or four-year renewable educational scholarships for students who are accepted into and attend accredited public or private institutions of higher learning and, in particular, to such students who meet the following qualifications:

  • A graduating senior or have graduated from a high school in Dubois County, Indiana
  • Financial need shall be primary consideration
  • Preference to be given to a graduating senior pursuing a degree in mathematics science, engineering or related fields of study

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Jasper Police Department School Resource Officer Program Fund

A pass-through fund to provide support to the City of Jasper, Indiana, Jasper Police Department SRO program which may include, but is not limited to the purchase of and equipping of a police vehicle for the SRO(s) working within the Greater Jasper Consolidated School Corporation.

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Michael A. Salb Endowment

A discretionary scholarship endowment to provide tuition assistance to students who are accepted into the North American Lineman Training Center located in McEwen, TN with first priority given to graduates of Jasper High School and second priority given to graduates of a Dubois County high school.

Founder: Gary, Nancy, and Jena Salb
Date Established: 5/07/2018

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Jason Feldmeyer Memorial Fund

A donor-advised pass-thru fund to provide support for programs or activities that fulfill charitable or other exempt purposes.

Founder: Michael and Lisa Feldmeyer
Established: 6/15/2017

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Dubois County College Success Coalition Fund

A donor-advised endowment to provide support to implement small and/or large activities by member organizations designed to increase the likelihood that the county’s young people will take the steps required for college access and success.

Founded: Dubois County College Success Coalition Committee
Established:10/23/2013

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