Meet our community-minded grantees.

2020 Cycle I

Fayette County School Corporation – $6,200

Online screening tool that measures both risk factors (depression, anxiety, victimization) and protective factors (resiliency, grit, hope) to help counselors better help students.


Our New Friends Program / Central Christian Church – $4,500

Teaching budgeting, banking, self sufficiency, and financial help with utilities and rent,.


Whitewater Career Center – $9,149

4 Lincoln Power Mig Welding Technology program students will become trained and certified and ready for employment.


Whitewater Adult Education – $1,800

Online High School Equivilency learning and pretest.

Total Grant Awards in 2020 Cycle I $21,649

2019 Cycle II

Connersville Band Boosters

Instrument Updates, $5,000

CMS Gardening Club

Greenhouse and supplies for courtyard, $1,500

Fayette County Community Voices

Outdoor Education, $9,250

Everton Volunteer Fire Department

Water tanker repairs, $24,750

Grace United Methodist Food Pantry

Food and other supplies, $4,000

Hope Center

Technology updates, $2,100

Imagine Performing Arts

Oliver! the musical for all ages, $5,725

The Shelter

Bathroom renovations, $6,000

Whitewater Adult Education

Orientation coordinator, $2,500

Total Grant Awards 2019 Cycle II $60,825

2019 Cycle I


Media Resources, $776

Discover Connersville

The Oasis, $10,000

Junior Achievement

Learning materials, $1,500

Masonic Temple

Conditions Assesment, $4,750

The Haven

Van, $10,000

CHS Arts Department

2 Kilns, $6,152

CHS Today

Video Cameras, $28,903

Total Grant Awards in 2019 Cycle I $62,081

Grant Recipient Media Kit