Blog > October, 2015


Many Ways to Give to RCCF

As the season of giving rapidly approaches, it’s a great time to think about the methods in which you can donate to the Rush County Community Foundation.   Though many donors are unaware, giving to the Rush County Community Foundation can come in a variety of forms.  Cash, donation of assets, charitable lead trusts, bequests  … Read more

A Gift that Surpasses a Lifetime

When a loved one of a friend or family member’s passes on, it’s difficult to know the “right” thing to say or do to help the situation.  We’re often left scrambling to prepare and deliver a casserole, rearrange schedules to visit the family and/or funeral home, and purchase an item to let the friend/family member  … Read more

Matching Dollars and Raising Funds for Rush County’s Future

  In August 2014, the Rush County Community Foundation received notification of a $500,000 matching gift from Lilly Endowment, Inc.  Since that time, we’ve diligently worked to raise funds that are permanently endowed, giving back to Rush County students, organizations, and causes forever.   As the deadline for raising matching dollars approaches on March 31,  … Read more

Gifting Grain to maximize your dollar and tax benefits

Did you know that the Rush County Community Foundation and/or your local community foundation accept gifts of grain?  Gifting grain is a wonderful way to maximize tax benefits for charitable contributions.   If you are interested in giving grain, you must transfer the grain to the foundation before the sale in order to be IRS  … Read more

Now Hiring!

The Rush County Community Foundation is now hiring! We are excited to announce the opening of two positions, one full-time, one part-time.  Please see below for more information.   To Apply By October 23, 2015:  please submit resume, cover letter and application to RCCF office at 117 N Main St., Rushville, IN 46173 or electronically  … Read more