The Rush County Community Foundation is a tax-exempt public charity that allows people to establish permanent endowment funds within the scope of one large foundation.
There are a total of 200 funds at the Rush County Community Foundation. You can help impact the community today by donating to one of our many funds or by creating your own fund.
As a public charity, we are able to achieve our mission by investing donated funds and distributing earnings annually to award grants to Rush County organizations, people and projects.
Our Frequently Used forms are now available in a fillable PDF format!
Provides a scholarship to a Rushville Consolidated High School or Ripley Township Knightstown Community High School graduate who is a sophomore or above majoring in Special Education with plans to become a Special Education Teacher. If there are no applicants meeting this criteria, the scholarship may be awarded to a Rush County resident and/or Rush County Schools teacher working toward a Master’s Degree or higher in Special Education.