Author: tempadmin

28 Feb Disaster Relief Fund addresses Countywide Flood Damage

Nine local students learned this week they will receive major scholarships from Independent Colleges of Indiana through the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program and the Community Foundation of Elkhart County.  All scholarships are awarded to first-generation college students....

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12 Jan Announcing New Chief Program Officer

Nine local students learned this week they will receive major scholarships from Independent Colleges of Indiana through the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program and the Community Foundation of Elkhart County.  All scholarships are awarded to first-generation college students....

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01 Nov January 25-26: Proposal Writing and Grant Management

Grants are central to a comprehensive fundraising plan, and so is grant management. Identify the right foundations, study their guidelines and write a compelling proposal – either on paper or online. Ensure that you manage the grant properly and conclude with a thorough report that can help your grant funding...

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24 Oct Celebrating 2016-2017

A letter from Community Foundation president, Pete McCown, and board chair, Dzung Nguyen: For 28 years the Community Foundation of Elkhart County has focused on connecting generous people to community causes. If you talk to leaders of the nonprofit agencies (NPOs) in Elkhart County, they speak about the remarkable generosity and volunteerism...

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19 Oct First Quarter Grants in Fiscal Year 2017-2018

Pictured: Staff and participants enjoying activities through the Salvation Army of Goshen’s senior programming, JOYs. For the last five years, the Community Foundation has invested a total of $250,000 into this programming ($50,000 each year).   32 Agencies Receive Support for Local Programming and Initiatives On Thursday, October 12, 2017 the Community Foundation of Elkhart...

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