Greene County Foundation announces rebranding efforts

Greene County Foundation (GCF) Executive Director Sherri Knieriem issued a press release Monday announcing the rebranding of the GCF logo and the redesigning of the Foundation’s website. “In late 2019, we decided it was time to update our logo and website—to modernize our brand,” Knieriem said. According to Knieriem, the...

Greene County Foundation distributes funds to 44 area organizations

Each year, typically in the spring but rushed this year in order to provide much-needed relief to the organizations in question, the Greene County Foundation (GCF) distributes checks to area nonprofits in need of support and designated by Foundation donors. “Greene County Foundation has around 40 designated funds, which were...

Greene County Foundation to award over $25,000 in scholarships

According to a press release issued by the Greene County Foundation in early April, staff at the Greene County Foundation are hard at work (at home), doing what they can to support the community. They are currently evaluating general scholarships for graduating high school students and will announce the winners...

Linton’s Carson Brown named Lilly Scholar

By Sabrina Stockrahm, Editor at Greene County Daily World Greene County Foundation Program Manager Katie Stout presents the Lilly Scholarship to Carson Brown.Photo by By Sabrina Stockrahm, Editor at Greene County Daily World A Linton-Stockton High School student was named the 2020 Greene County Lilly Endowment Community Scholar. Linton’s Carson...

Stout joins GCF as program manager

The Greene County Foundation recently welcomed a new program manager. Katie Stout took over for former program manager Brandon Sparks. The Greene County Foundation helps donors support causes important to them through the creation of endowments. Stout, of Jasonville, is a 2002 Shakamak High School graduate. She graduated from the...

Greene County Foundation announces scholarship winners

The Union High School Alumni Scholarships, held by the Greene County Foundation, have been awarded. The UHS Alumni Scholarships include three individual scholarships: The Bill D. Aydelotte Scholarship, the Edna J. Coyner Scholarship, and the Clarence W. Stegemoller Scholarship. These scholarships support students from the former Union High School area...

Greene County Foundation welcomes new executive director

The Greene County Foundation welcomed Sherri Knieriem as the new executive director. Long-time executive director Cam Trampke retired in December of 2017. Knieriem has experience working with a foundation previously, but she is looking forward to working closely with donors. She most recently served as Associate Director, Marketing and Annual...