Greene County Foundation accepting grant applications

According to a press release issued by the Greene County Foundation, the Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2022 Community Support Grant Cycle, a competitive grant process that allows local nonprofits and other organizations to apply for financial assistance from the Foundation. This allows the Foundation to address the community’s most pressing needs in a flexible manner, while providing meaningful and lasting impact with grant dollars. The deadline for grant applications is May 16.  To apply visit

During the 2021 Community Support Grant Cycle, the Foundation distributed $97,000 to 12 organizations in Greene County. The Community Support Grant Cycle is made possible by the generosity of private individuals throughout Greene County who have donated to the Foundation.

For more information, visit their website at If you’d like to support these grant funds, you can give through PayPal on their site. Please reach out to Sherri Knieriem, chief executive officer if you have any questions or ideas at

The Greene County Foundation exists for charitable individuals to leave a lasting legacy to the community they love. Through the establishment of endowments, donors can forever support the local causes important to them. The Greene County Foundation has had a charitable impact in every school, library and community in Greene County. The Foundation annually awards over a quarter-million dollars in grants through fund payouts, competitive grants and student scholarships. For more information, visit or call (812) 659-3142.

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