Grant applications are now available for local organizations serving Martin County residents.

The Martin County Community Foundation is accepting applications for the 2018 Impact Grant Cycle which funds charitable programs and projects that serve Martin County.  Last year thirteen Martin County projects were funded through the grant cycle; the grants ranged from $500 to $3,000 each. 

The 2018 grant cycle is funded by distributions from the following permanent endowment funds:  Rich and Judy Kluesner Fund, John T. and Elizabeth J. Chattin Community Fund, Leo Harding Family Unrestricted Fund, Courter Family Fund, German American Bancorp Fund, Crane Family Fund for Martin County, Gregory Family Humanitarian Fund, Michael B. and Beth A. Lett Fund, Donald and Janett Walton Fund for the Betterment of Martin County, Tri-Kappa of Loogootee-Shoals Community Grants Fund, Wendell Bough Family Fund, Smithville Charitable Foundation Fund, Old National Fund, Al and Helen Friesenhengst Fund,  and the MCCF Unrestricted Fund.  The Sarah Bowling Fuhrman Fund for Youth, Expectant Mothers Assistance Fund, Loogootee Community Performing Arts & Cultural Events Fund, and the MCCF Education Fund provide additional funding.

Grant application packets are now available (link below) or at the new Martin County Community Foundation office located in the Community Learning Center at 2668 U.S. Hwy. 50, Loogootee. Please call (812) 295-1022 to schedule a pick up time. Completed applications must be returned to the Community Foundation by 4:00 pm, July 25, 2018 to be considered for funding. 

 Non-profit organizations recognized by the IRS as having 501(c)(3) status, accredited educational institutions, and governmental entities are invited to submit applications. Awards will be announced at the MCCF Annual Dinner on November 5, 2018.

IMPACT GRANT APPLICATION  (Due: July 25, 2018 by 4:00 pm)


Martin County Community Foundation

Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship - Please use the link below.

Class of 2019 Martin County Application -
Due August 15, 2018


               Congratulations to Kristin Norris!

             Martin County Community Foundation's
             2018 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar

Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipients


If you have any questions, please contact, MCCF Executive Director, Curt Johnson at
mccf@cfpartner.org or 812-295-1022

PO Box 28
Loogootee, IN 47553











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