Decatur County Community Foundation Inc.



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.



Web Address

www.dccfound.org

Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Decatur County Community Foundation


Arts Council makes appeal to community
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation

Another whimsical mural by local artist Haley Burton can be found at the rear of the Decatur County Community Foundation. The western side of...more

Rebekah Park hopes to add a 'splash' this year
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation

Donations can be made to the Decatur County Community Foundation, 101 E Main Street, Greensburg, In. 47240. Donations can also be made...more

Splash pad at Rebekah Park closer to construction
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation

Those wishing to donate directly to this project can do so through the Decatur County Community Foundation simply by earmarking funds for...more

Friday Fundraising Frolics
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation

... Alex Sefton, talented 20-year-old business student at I.U. East, photographer by avocation, and intern at the Decatur County Community...more

Foundation partners fund study
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation

GREENSBURG – The Community Foundations in Southeastern Indiana, including the Decatur County Community Foundation, are sharing the cost...more

DCCF receives $500000 matching Lilly grant
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation, Lilly Endowment

GREENSBURG — The Decatur County Community Foundation has received a $500,000 grant as part of the Eli Lilly and Company “Giving...more

DCCF receives $500000 matching Lilly grant
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation, Lilly Endowment

GREENSBURG — The Decatur County Community Foundation has received a $500,000 grant as part of the Eli Lilly and Company “Giving...more

Gant named Lilly Scholarship winner
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation, Lilly Endowment

The other four finalists will receive a $5,000 Decatur County Community Foundation Scholarship which can be used over four years at any...more

DCCF "Likes" two grantees
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation

They do this in four ways: awarding grants to not-for-profits doing good in the community; by helping visionary donors practice highly...more

Deiwert is new Tourism Director
Foundation: Decatur County Community Foundation

Through this program Deiwert established contacts with the Decatur County Community Foundation, United Fund, Community Corrections and...more

Geographic Focus

Decatur County, IN

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