Blog > October, 2017


RCCF Supports Four Classroom Projects via the Rush County Education Fund

The Rush County Education Fund was established by the Rush County Schools in 1994 to support education-related projects not provided for in the Rush County Schools’ budget.  This permanently endowed field of interest fund makes annual grants available to teachers, students, administrators, and volunteer parents. This year, the Rush County Education Fund awarded four projects  … Read more

Rush County Education Fund Inspires Creative Art and Writing

The RCHS Fine Arts Department received a Rush County Community Foundation Education Grant for Pilot Varsity Fountain Pens.  These new fountain pens will replace the old pen nibs and ink wells.  Mari Romero is seen here testing the new pens.  “I love the bright colors and they do not drip ink.”  The pens were made  … Read more

The Deadline is Approaching to join this year’s CIRCLe!

Connecting Mentors to Students … Making History Available to Young People … Providing Safety and Support During a Rough Period in Life… These are just a few things that you could be part of when you join us in the CIRCLe!   We would love to have you! The CIRCLe women have been positively affecting  … Read more

Dorothy Crawley Recognized on Donor Wall at Rush County Community Foundation

On the evening of Tuesday, September 26, the Board of Directors of the Rush County Community Foundation recognized Dorothy Crawley’s estate contribution to the Rush County Community Foundation.  Alisa Winters, Executive Director of the Rush County Community Foundation, presented a framed photo of Dorothy created by Green’s Photography to Dena Vittorio, a dear friend to  … Read more