Greene County Foundation names new executive director

After 11 years serving as the financial director for the Greene County Foundation (GCF), Suzanne Jackson has been named executive director. GCF says Jackson’s passion and love for Greene County make her the perfect fit for her new position. Jackson says she would like to see GCF be known in...

Eastern scholars recognized by Greene County Foundation at awards night

At an awards ceremony held in the gymnasium, several Eastern Greene High School students were awarded scholarships by the Greene County Foundation Awards from the foundation included: • Ian Borst, Bart Burris Eastern Greene Football Scholarship and Eastern Greene Superintendent’s Scholarship. • Eastern Greene Advanced Education scholarship, Baylee Perkins. Baylee...

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...

Greene County Foundation announces scholarship opportunities

The Greene County Foundation is happy to announce another scholarship cycle opening March 21, 2022, for college and nontraditional students. Scholarships to current high school seniors will be announced in May. This year, five scholarships will be offered to college and nontraditional students: The Helen Hunter Scholarship, Kenny and Ruth...

Greene County Foundation awarded $100,000 grant to ‘Close the Gap’ in Greene County-Grant will help increase child care access, choice and affordability

On November 30, 2021, Early Learning Indiana awarded a $100,000 grant to the Greene County Foundation as part of the $1.7 million Closing the Gap grant fund to address local child care access issues, increasing capacity and quality and ensuring affordability and choice for families. The grant fund was established...

Bloomington Board of Realtors Grants Announced

The Greene County Foundation announced three grants from the Board of Realtors/Greene County Fund. BBOR established the fund in 2017 to provide support for organizations engaged in community-improvement activities or projects within Greene County. This year’s grant recipients are Bloomfield Downtown Revitalization, Pregnancy Choices, and Erin’s Purpose. Bloomfield Downtown Revitalization...

Greene County Foundation Announces Lilly Scholars Candidates

The Greene County Foundation proudly announces that six Greene County high school seniors were selected as finalist candidates for the 2022 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. After careful review of 25 applicants, the Foundation Scholarship Committee selected these six students to interview, based on their academic excellence and community spirit: •...