Community foundations crucial amidst pandemic

Many organizations were hit hard during the COVID-19 pandemic, and Greene County has been affected. One such organization was the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce, led by Cheryl Hamilton. The pandemic necessitated the cancellation of the Freedom Festival, which resulted in a loss of 60% of their revenue. Despite a subsequent...

Greene County Foundation Announces Grants

The Greene County Foundation concluded the September grant cycle and is happy to announce that $105,716 was granted to eight organizations: Shawnee Theatre Linton Civitan Linton-Chamber of Commerce White River Valley School District MSD of Shakamak Linton Farmers Market Bloomfield NJROTC Purdue Extension This grant cycle was focused on COVID-19...

Greene County Foundation Announces Community Support Grants

The Greene County Foundation is happy to announce the 2020 Community Support Grants, which total $82,058. These grants are made from the earnings of the unrestricted funds held at the Foundation; the funds are supported by donors who wish to allow the Foundation flexibility in addressing Greene County's most pressing...

Enroll for On My Way PreK

On My Way Pre-K (OMWPK) is a program that awards grants to 4-year-olds from low-income families so they may have access to a high-quality pre-K program the year before they begin kindergarten. Families who receive a grant may use the grant at any approved On My Way Pre-K program. Enrollment...

Greene County college students awarded $21,100 in scholarships

Amidst the uncertainty of recent times, the Greene County Foundation has been working hard to support students within the community. The Foundation is happy to award $21,100 in scholarships to four Greene County students for the recent College Student Scholarship Cycle. Sierra Kirkley was awarded the Helen Hunter Upper-Level Scholarship...