In 1992, a group of concerned volunteers gathered to establish a community foundation in Decatur County. They recognized that this new type of charitable organization would provide something Decatur County had never had: a charitable organization that allows donors to support any type of charity and more importantly a charity that is established to last forever.
From its humble beginning, the Foundation has evolved into a community leader. Providing over
$4 million in grants and helping to bring over $2 million to the community in Lilly Endowment funds, the Foundation has become a constant source of financial support to local non-profits.
The department's utility vehicle, for instance, came as a result of a grant from the Decatur County Community Foundation. The LCVFD also has a grain bin rescue tube – a device that can help pull a...more
Manus also lauded the local Economic Development Corporation, MainStreet Greensburg, Tourism, the Decatur County Community Foundation, and the local Chamber of Commerce for working together. He said,...more
Decatur County Community Foundation Scholarships. Available: January 1, 2018. Due: February 1, 2018. Read these instructions before beginning any application process: 1. Go to www.dccfound.org. 2....more
stated Tami Wenning, Decatur County Community Foundation (DCCF) director. Wenning called the company to see if they would be able to help with the event because the DCCF wouldn't have been able to...more
Dale Huntington, treasurer for the Agape Center, gratefully accepted the check and spun the wheel, winning a grant for the Decatur County Youth Running Club. When asked what the grant money would...more