Foundation Fact Friday


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

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

The time is coming: RCCF scholarship deadlines are rapidly approaching!

Scholarship season is rapidly upon us at the Rush County Community Foundation.  For those unfamiliar, “scholarship season” occurs between February and May each year.  It is arguably the busiest time of the year in our office, with hundreds of applications submitted, numerous meetings for scholarship review, and various students, volunteers, and donors in and out  … Read more