PCC Foundation: Community Grants Fund

Parke County Community Foundation

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Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Deadline: Rolling

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: Parke County, Indiana

Location of residency: United States

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About this funder:

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The Foundation was created in order to build a permanent resource of endowed funds, the earnings from which could be used to help meet the continually changing charitable needs of the Parke County community. The Foundation exists for three basic purposes:

  • to assist donors who wish to meet charitable needs through creating endowments,
  • to serve as a fiduciary, holding and prudently managing donated funds and
  • to make appropriate and accountable distributions of earnings on funds (grants) to qualified charitable recipients.

Community Grants Fund

Applications for grants from the Community Grants Fund will be accepted from any new or existing charitable organization or community agency with a charitable purpose in or serving Parke County as they seek funds to establish or expand programs to address a community need or with projects to “build community capacity.”

The Foundation accepts grant applications year-round.

Targeted Areas for Grants Awarded

Community Grants funds target field of interests which are considered community-enhancing and these include agricultural, family support, fine arts/cultural, health and human services, historic preservation, community development, religion, scholarship, education, youth development, and recreation.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • The Foundation funds grants to qualified charitable purposes, many of which will be deemed by the IRS to have 501(c)(3) status.
    • If your organization is not an official 501(c)(3), your project should be an effort designed to assist the needy and promote human well-being in Parke County.