for the lasting good of whitley county
Nyah's Angels Fund Established
“ By creating this endowment fund, the family has established a permanent legacy for little Nyah – her fund will be helping other for generations to come ”
September McConnell, CEO, Community Foundation
Gifts to Cancer Services Endowment Tripled
The Community Foundation of Whitley County and Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana announced an endowment matching program to increase help for local people with cancer.
The foundation and local nonprofit will both match all donations to the Cancer Services Fund held at the foundation for the next year. The matching program will triple Investments from donors wanting to reduce the pain and hardship cancer causes local families.
Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Application Available
“We are fortunate that our county has this partnership with Lilly Endowment, Inc. and Independent Colleges of Indiana to award this Scholarship. This is an incredible opportunity for one local student who might otherwise not be able to pursue a degree in higher education.”
September McConnell, CEO
Community Foundation of Whitley County
Announces Spring Grant Recipients
Over the last three decades, thousands of generous Whitley County residents have put their trust in their Community Foundation as they directed charitable dollars to worthy projects. Most recently, that spirit of philanthropy came through as 15 non-profit organizations received over $106,000 in grants that will help enhance the quality of life in Whitley County.
New Scholarship Announced
“ I have always felt very fortunate in what I have been given and have long wanted to find a way to give back. After Bob passed, I told myself it was time to put a scholarship in place. ”