2022 Impact Update: Postcard #1

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Through the power of endowment, your gifts to RCCF grow over time while making grants to accomplish good work now, and for years to come. Whether it’s $500,000 or $5, your impact will last forever.

“The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.”


Your gifts create positive change in Rush County, today and always.


$  7,000: Manilla Volunteer Fire Department
$10,000: Rush County 4-H Horse and Pony


2022 EWING FUND: $33,974

$10,000: Milroy Community Food Pantry
$10,000: Rush County Community Assistance Food Pantry
$13,974: Psi Iota Chi


Through the generosity of donors to RCCF’s scholarship funds, $227,474 were awarded to 66 students. SEE ALL RECIPIENTS’ PHOTOS

Donors and students met during an open house celebration. SEE ALL PHOTOS.


2022 Grantee: “Child Development: At Home & In the Workforce”” program. This is a collaboration between Rushville Consolidated High School’s (RCHS) Family and Consumer Science Department (FACS) and First5 Rush County’s Early Learning Coalition.

Child Development classes will be reoriented from the singular focus on parenting to a broader focus that includes childcare as a viable business option,” explained Jill Carmony, Department Head of FACS.


2021 Grantee Update: Rushville Public Library’s “1,000 Books Before Kindergarten” program 

Getting our smallest residents on laps and having them read to is the best predictor of future school success,” said Nicki Kirchoff, RPL’s director. READ MORE


Grantee Update: Milroy Economic Development Corporation

Did you do this whole thing by yourself?” asked the young girl standing in front of Milroy’s amazing new mural. “Not anymore,” smiled artist, Lance Woskobojnik. “I’ve had 125 helpers!” The students from Milroy Elementary School had the opportunity to add their own brushstrokes to the mural. It was a scene that brought goosebumps to some looking on. The experience even inspired Lance to take his design in a new direction. What an amazing experience! SEE ALL PHOTOS

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