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BPOE Rushville #1307 and the Rush County Community Foundation

As a part of the continued series reviewing the Rush County Community Foundation’s “designated endowment” funds, we’ll be taking a weekly look at the Rush County nonprofit organizations that have funds that support their mission and work held at RCCF.  This week’s installment focuses on the BPOE Rushville Lodge #1307. The Benevolent and Protective Order  … Read more

Boy Scouts of America Fund and the Rush County Community Foundation

As a part of the ongoing series reviewing the Rush County Community Foundation’s “designated endowment” funds, we’ll be taking a weekly look at the Rush County nonprofit organizations that have funds that support their mission and work held at RCCF.  This week’s installment focuses on the Boy Scouts of America. The Boy Scouts of America  … Read more

American Legion Rushville, Post #150 and the Rush County Community Foundation

As a part of the series reviewing the Rush County Community Foundation’s “designated endowment” funds, we’ll be taking a weekly look at the Rush County nonprofit organizations that have funds that support their mission and work held at RCCF.  This week’s installment focuses on the Rushville American Legion, Post #150.   The American Legion, the  … Read more

RCCF Hosts Fund Payout Celebration

The Rush County Community Foundation hosted its first Fund Payout Celebration on the evening of February 25.  65 guests attended the celebration, held at the 201 Building on Main Street.   The event recognized the donors of the 76 designated funds that provide annual support to donor-selected organizations and the 66 local nonprofit agencies that are  … Read more

Deadline approaching for Rush County Community Foundation scholarships!

The Rush County Community Foundation will disburse more than $140,000 in local scholarship funds this spring.  If you are a student pursuing postsecondary education at an accredited university, now is your chance to apply for financial assistance!   The deadline for the application for Rush County Community Foundation scholarships, for those that have submitted the  … Read more

Arc of Rush County Fund and the Rush County Community Foundation

As a part of the new series reviewing the Rush County Community Foundation’s “designated endowment” funds, we’ll be taking a weekly look at the Rush County nonprofit organizations that have funds that support their mission and work held at RCCF.  The first organization in the series is Arc of Rush County.   Arc of Rush  … Read more

RCCF: Supporting local nonprofits through endowed funds

$400,000 is a pretty big number.  Did you know that Rush County Community Foundation will give away more than that this year to people and organizations within our community?   Many people that know us in the community know about our scholarship funds.  While our scholarship impact is great, it only accounts for one-third of  … Read more