11.302016
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Higher Standards

Higher Standards

The Community Foundation of Grant County has recently been re-accredited with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations®—the highest standards for philanthropic excellence. We work to connect people who care with causes that matter. National Standards says that we meet the most rigorous standards in philanthropy and is a promise to our community that we’ll continue…

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11.152016
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Santa Grants

Santa Grants

We Hear Those Sleigh Bells Jinglin’ with Santa Grants for Grant County Nonprofit Organizations Santa Claus is coming to Grant County Nonprofits. But he wants to hear from YOU! Write a letter to Santa’s Elves at The Community Foundation for your chance to Deck the Halls for our local 501c3 charitable organizations. Now through noon…

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09.142016
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The Refinery Business Center Announces New Director

The Refinery Business Center Announces New Director

For Immediate Release September 14, 2016 The Refinery Business Center announces new Director MARION, IN – The Refinery Business Center announced a new Director of Community Relations Wednesday. Marion native and Indiana Wesleyan graduate, Jess Holland is excited to get started as Director of The Refinery. “I’m looking forward to meeting Grant County entrepreneurs and…

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08.102016
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Downtown Small Business Survey

Greetings! Main Street Marion has a unique opportunity through partnering with the News Herald to do a profile on a downtown business once per month!  As downtown stakeholders, they want to highlight your businesses and tell your stories! If your business would like to be highlighted in an upcoming issue of the News Herald, please fill…

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07.072016
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Grant County Torchbearers

The state has announced the Torchbearers!!! Please see their release. We’ve inserted the Grant County Torchbearers just in case you have trouble with their link, and have provided the torch route map through Grant County. INDIANAPOLIS (June 29, 2016) – Lt. Governor Eric Holcomb, Indiana Office of Tourism Development (IOTD) Executive Director Mark Newman, Indiana…

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02.172016
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Four Simple Facts

Fact #1: The Community Foundation of Grant County is a non-profit organization. A true 501(c)3. That means all of your donations to us are tax-deductible. Isn’t it cool how being a cheerful giver can save you money at tax time through charitable deductions or by donating those pesky 401(k) Required Minimum Distributions? Fact #2: You…

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02.032016
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Unrestricted Funds

Unrestricted Funds

Listed below are 24 unrestricted funds. Unrestricted funds are the funds in which our Board Members use to make discretionary grants every year. They determine what grants to make based on what the most pressing needs are in the community currently. Our recent research, done through meetings, SWOT analysis, and community surveys tells us that...

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01.052016
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New Year’s Letter to Yourself

New Year’s Letter to Yourself

It’s here! Ready or not – Happy 2016! This past week we were encouraged to look back and evaluate accomplishments, remember loved ones past, celebrate new beginnings… Some people are able to focus on only the good that has happened in the year –And good for them! We should celebrate achievements!  Make note of those…

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