Blog > April, 2019


Thanking our volunteers

The Rush County Community Foundation wishes to thank our volunteers, both past and present. Founding members had a vision, board members and countless volunteers over the course the past 28 years supported the work of the Foundation, and, since 1994, $1.2 million has been awarded to nonprofit organizations in and serving Rush County. If that  … Read more

Introducing our 2019 Board of Directors: Karen Brashaber

Karen Brashaber is a lifetime Rush County resident and educator.  Raising her three children in our community and seeing firsthand the impact the RCCF can bring by having a child who was a Lilly Endowment Scholar, Karen has chosen to give back by serving as a board member.  Her service on committees and as the  … Read more

Introducing our 2019 Board of Directors: Greg Harcourt

A life-long Rush County resident, Greg Harcourt brings many years of business experience to the board. His easygoing, energetic nature leads him to serving various community organizations, where he serves willingly and in a thoughtful manner.  After working and raising his two children in Rush County, his understanding of the community and his deep, personal, and passionate  … Read more

Introducing our 2019 Board of Directors: Dr. Suellen Reed

Dr. Suellen Reed’s career in education has led her from the classroom to 16 years as the Superintendent of Public Instruction for the State of Indiana.   Though she is formally retired, her volunteer involvements throughout Rush County and the state keep her active full-time!  Dr. Reed resides on her family farm and is serving her fifth year  … Read more