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Your Community Foundation Connection

Have you ever wondered what the Henry County Community Foundation (HCCF) does? Maybe you’ve heard of HCCF when a student receives the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. Perhaps you’ve seen a Choose Henry Grant Recipient sign. Or possibly you have never heard of us before. That’s okay! I’m here to share with you the great work […]

State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant

State Farm Neighborhood Assist State Farm® is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2022 by building State Farm Neighborhood Assist® bigger. That means more submissions, more grants, and spreading good to more communities.   This year, the program will award 100 $25,000 grants (vs. 40 grants in previous years) to nonprofit organizations to help fund neighborhood improvement […]

We’re (Temporarily) Moving!

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the current Henry County Community Foundation building is in need of repairs. The office staff will be relocating temporarily. Starting on Monday, December 6, you can find us at the New Castle-Henry County Public Library. The address for this move is 376 S 15th St, New Castle, IN 47362. For easy […]

Intro to Giving Tuesday

  Giving Tuesday is just around the corner! Hear a message from our Board Chair, Susan Falck-Neal. How do you plan to share your story through the Henry County Community Foundation this Giving Tuesday?

National Estate Planning Awareness Week

October 18-24th is National Estate Planning Awareness Week, and the Henry County Community Foundation wants to help you make the most of it! It’s a powerful way to protect your loved ones and support the causes that are close to your heart. If you’re wondering why you should be thinking about your will, we’re here to […]

FSSA News Release: Indiana launches $540 million grant program to support early childhood education programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 6, 2021 Indiana launches $540 million grant program to support early childhood education programs Child care, early childhood education and out-of-school time programs are eligible to apply for grants covering three months of operating expenses INDIANAPOLIS – Today the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration announced new Build, Learn, Grow Stabilization Grants, intended […]

Our Office is Growing!

  We’re excited to be adding two new positions to our team at the Henry County Community Foundation office. Administrative Assistant — apply here! Office Manager —  apply here!  

Annual Norfleet Open Bill Shockley Memorial Golf Tournament

Dear Players, Sponsors, and Supporters: As we prepare for our Annual Norfleet Open Bill Shockley Memorial Golf Tournament, I am so proud to mark our 39th year supporting the fight against cancer. Many of you have sponsored, played, or supported our continuing effort to keep our friend Bill Shockley’s memory alive through this tournament. We […]

2021 Current College Scholarship Recipients

2021 Current College Scholarship Recipients  The Henry County Community Foundation awarded $265,750 to current college students and those seeking higher education certification. Winners are listed below according to the scholarship they received. Hinsey Brown Scholarship- Jonathon Urwin Mary Lovely Brumback Scholarship- Zoie Prince William F. Byrket Scholarship- Carly Allen, Austin Bronnenberg, Georgia Coffman, Delaney Dye, […]

Meet Our Intern, Rachel Snavely 

Henry County has always been home to me. As a student of Blue River Valley High School I participated as an athlete, an honors student, and a volunteer. These roles provided opportunities for me to be involved in projects that benefitted my school and local organizations. Currently, I am a senior at Ball State University […]