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Henry County COVID-19 Resources

This resource guide contains valuable information for anyone needing assistance in Henry County during the COVID-19 pandemic: https://www.henrycountycf.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Henry-County-COVID-19-Resources-Updated-3_27_2020.pdf  

Norfleet Open

Fighting Cancer for 37 Years on the Homefront for Others Above: Kenny Norfleet, creator of the Norfleet Open Cancer Fund and tournament; Beverly Matthews, president of the Henry County Community Foundation and Steve Graddy, who was an event sponsor in helping raise funds this year to fight cancer.  Fighting cancer and keeping innovative and effective […]

2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Winner

Henry County Community Foundation Announces 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipient  Emma-Kate Moore, a Knightstown Community High School senior, is the 2020 recipient of the Henry County Community Foundation Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship. In addition to full tuition to any Indiana college or university, Moore will receive an annual $900 stipend for books and other […]

2019 Santa Grants

Santa Grants Available for 2019 This Christmas, the Henry County Community Foundation is helping Santa provide grants to five area non-profit organizations who have been extra good this year.  In order to help Santa out, please write a “Dear Santa” letter to the Foundation highlighting an area non-profit that is making a big difference in […]

2020 Finalists for Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship

Henry County Community Foundation Announces 2020 Finalists for Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship The finalists for the Henry County Community Foundation 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Program are Rylee Johnson, Shenandoah High School; Alexandra LaMar, Blue River Valley High School; Emma-Kate Moore, Knightstown High School; Tytus Ragle, New Castle High School; Eli Richards, Hagerstown High School; […]

Community Foundation Receives $500,000 to Grow Local Grantmaking

Henry County Community Foundation has received a grant of $500,000 as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s seventh phase of its Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT) initiative.   With GIFT VII, the Endowment is making up to $125 million available to help Indiana community foundations strengthen the towns, cities and counties they serve. Henry County Community […]

Foundation Announces Grant Winners from Women’s Gala

The Henry County Community Foundation is excited to announce the winning organizations from the sixth annual Women’s Circle of Friends Gala, held at the Gathering in Lewisville. This year’s three non-profit finalists were Believe and Achieve Mentoring, Hillcroft Services, Inc., and the Youth Opportunity Center’s Tru Harbor.  At the gala, members participated in an evening of philanthropy, fun, a […]

Chief Brad Catron Memorial Fund

The Chief Brad Catron Memorial Fund is a “Field of Interest” fund established to provide support for local organizations to ensure that every child has access to proper equipment for their desired sport, including all youth/school sports in New Castle in honor of Brad Catron. Chief Catron was a friend and familiar face at New Castle […]