Community Foundation Promotes #GivingTuesday

      It starts with Black Friday, followed by Cyber Monday. And now we have GivingTuesday. “Right now, we’re at the start of two seasons—the […]

Emerging Leaders Back Again

Dubois County Emerging Leaders have selected Family Scholar House as this year’s recipient of a $5,000 grant. Members of the local giving circle surprised Sr. Barbara […]

Foundation Receives Final Endorsement On Merger Completion

Dubois County, November 11, 2013:  At the November 7th Board of Director’s meeting, the auditing firm of Buechlein & Associates, P.C. reported that the independent audit […]

Dean Preaches Importance of Philanthropy

Reposted from the Herald October 14, 2013 By TONY RAAP Herald Staff Writer JASPER — Each year, millions of dollars in wealth transfers from one generation […]

Community Foundation Announces Grant Recipients

The Dubois County Community Foundation announces the grant recipients of its 2013 round of competitive grantmaking.  These grants are made possible by broad-based community funds established […]

Community Foundation to Host Leave a Legacy Luncheon

DR. EUGENE TEMPLE, FOUNDING DEAN OF SCHOOL OF PHILANTHROPY, TO SPEAK TO LOCAL ADVISORS Dubois County, October 7, 2013: Founding dean of the Indiana University Lilly […]

Legal Tune-Up Seminar Offered for Nonprofits

 The Dubois County Community Foundation is hosting a “Legal Tune-Up” seminar for local nonprofits, as part of the Better Together series. The October 15th seminar will […]

Dubois County Community Foundation To Announce Competitve Grant Recipients

Dubois County, September 30, 2013: The Dubois County Community Foundation will announce the 2013 competitive grant recipients this week. The Foundation’s Grants committee has selected 20 organizations […]

Community Foundation Grant Launches Dubois County’s First Hispanic Cultural Festival

Dubois County, September 11, 2013:  This weekend Dubois County will hold its first Hispanic Cultural Festival on Market Street behind Huntingburg Old Town Hall, Huntingburg, IN. […]

2013 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to 2013 recipients: Sarah Gobert Scholarship – Criteria: Medical / Health Care Grace Maxey – Purdue University Samantha Gerber – Bellarmine University Parke- Bell Ltd. Scholarship – […]

Who Gives The Most?

Do the rich give most to charity? How generous are Americans – and who gives most to charitable institutions? The Chronicle of Philanthropy set out to find […]

Speaker: Young people pick location over profession

June 14, 2013 By CANDY NEAL Herald Staff Writer FERDINAND — People are happier and more vested in their communities when they feel connected to the […]

Social Math: Yes, Data Can Tell Stories Too

June 15, 2009 — Violet Hoarder  (Re-posted for the benefit of our local nonprofits) For a long time, nonprofits and foundations have tried to use data to drive […]

Foundation Celebrates Success

Dubois County, May 31, 2013:  Celebrating the one-year anniversary of its merger in June, the Community Foundation embraces its newfound representation, engagement, and impact within Dubois […]

Nonprofit Fellows Pilot Program

Fellowships give the Next Generation of Philanthropists Real-Life Experiences Empowering college students to experience philanthropy in action. That is the challenge for our newest pilot program, […]