Community Foundation of Jackson County Inc.



The Community Foundation of Jackson County is governed by a local board of directors chosen for their knowledge of the community and designed to be representative of a broad cross-section of the community. The directors possess expertise in the many areas of management necessary to carry out the stewardship functions of the foundation.


Our Mission: To promote philanthropy in Jackson County.



The Foundation is a community-focused organization dedicated to:

  • Building visionary partnerships with donors and local service organizations
  • Trustworthy stewardship of gifts
  • Providing funds to enhance the quality of life across Jackson County
  • Being a catalyst for change in the community


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Recent News from Community Foundation of Jackson County


Farmer outlook positive with one big unknown
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

The Community Foundation of Jackson County organizes the event each year in partnership with Purdue Extension Jackson County. Purdue...more

Fund established to raise money for new Brownstown band, drill team uniforms
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

It's being administered by the Community Foundation of Jackson County, a 501(c)(3) organization as recognized by the Internal Revenue...more

2nd annual Playroom offered at Cedar Lakes in February
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

Memberships may be purchased at the Community Foundation of Jackson County (108 N. Church Street, Ripley) or at the main office at Cedar...more

Brownstown senior named Lilly Scholar
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County, Lilly Endowment

Earlier this month, Sue Smith, vice president of the Community Foundation of Jackson County, traveled to Brownstown Central High School to...more

Seymour Museum continues to make improvements
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

While total completion of the Seymour Museum Center has a ways to go, it's making progress. Museum President Lenny Hauersperger said...more

Community foundation awards nearly $55000 in grants
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

A fall grant from the Community Foundation of Jackson County will help install handicapped playground equipment at a Seymour park. Another...more

Celebrating community work
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

12-18) is to raise awareness about the role of philanthropy and to foster local collaborations and innovations to address persistent civic and...more

A celebration of us
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

Another Community Foundation of Jackson County Celebration Dinner has come and gone. I could regale with you quotes from the very,...more

Theismann to be keynote speaker at Jackson County event
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

MILLWOOD — An NFL sports legend will be the keynote speaker at the Community Benefit Dinner of the Community Foundation of Jackson...more

Delbert Kilgas
Foundation: Community Foundation of Jackson County

Delbert was a member of the Seymour Country Club, served on the Board of Directors of the Community Foundation of Jackson County for ten...more

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Jackson County, IN

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