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: •...

Bloomfield Schools launch auditorium campaign

According to a press release from the Greene County Foundation, the Bloomfield School District administration has launched a multi-year fundraising effort with a goal of $5 million to build a new auditorium. The district’s goal is to raise the project funds entirely through donations and grants. At present, the current...

Greene County Foundation announces COVID-19 grants

The Greene County Foundation recently announced the awarding of over $90,000 in COVID-19 relief grants to 12 local nonprofit organizations. Recipients are: • Bloomfield First Baptist Church Community Food Pantry • Family Life Center • Four Rivers Resource Services for rider fees • The Hendricks County Child Advocacy Center dba...

Greene County Foundation announces grants

The Greene County Foundation announced two grants to support new local programming. The Greene County Literacy Coalition received $2,500 to support their Language Learning Community, which promotes literacy and personal growth in our county. Sessions are held at the Bloomfield-Eastern Greene County Public Library Annex Building and at the Linton...

Greene County Foundation announces grant awards

The Greene County Foundation is happy to announce that over $109,000 has been awarded to local organizations in the recent Community Support Grant Cycle. Each of these organizations were awarded grants after a competitive application process: •Bloomfield-Eastern Greene Library – $5,000 for ADA-compliant bathroom renovations at Eastern branch for ADA-accessibility...