Apr
14th

Community Foundation Announces 2015 Lilly Scholars

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Kenton Wooden, Director of Community Outreach, Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Phone: (812) 948-4662 Email: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   Community Foundation Announces 2015 Lilly Scholars   NEW ALBANY, Ind. (April 14, 2015) – Four graduating seniors in Clark and Floyd counties will receive the generous, well-earned gift of four-year scholarships as the…

Apr
3rd

Education Matters Hires Executive Director

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Bridgett Strickler, Executive Director, Education Matters Southern Indiana Phone: (502) 645-2326 Email: bridgettstrickler@gmail.com   Education Matters Hires Executive Director NEW ALBANY, Ind. (April 3, 2015) – Education Matters Southern Indiana has hired Bridgett Strickler as its first Executive Director. Th­e Education Matters Southern Indiana (“EMSI”) initiative was organized by the…

Mar
18th

Indiana’s Community Foundations Hit Halfway Mark of $66 Million Matching Grant Challenge

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Kenton Wooden, Director of Community Outreach, Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Phone: (812) 948-4662 Email: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   Indiana’s Community Foundations Hit Halfway Mark of $66 Million Matching Grant Challenge NEW ALBANY, Ind. (3/18/2015) – Indiana counties are a little richer today. In July 2014, Lilly Endowment Inc. announced a statewide challenge…

Feb
26th

Lumina’s Community-Based Attainment Network Expands to 75 Cities

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Lumina’s Community-Based Attainment Network Expands to 75 Cities Education Matters Southern Indiana Joins National Network to Increase Post-High School Attainment   NEW ALBANY, Ind. (February 26, 2015) – Education Matters Southern Indiana has received a grant from Lumina Foundation that will help it strengthen the region’s workforce and improve the economic advantages of Southern Indiana…

Feb
24th

Community Foundation Awards Grants

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Kenton Wooden, Director of Community Outreach, Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Phone: (812) 948-4662 Email: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   Community Foundation Awards Grants    NEW ALBANY, Ind. (February 24, 2015) – The Community Foundation of Southern Indiana announced that seven local charitable organizations were awarded a total of $44,000 in grants for…

Feb
20th

Community Foundation Conducting Needs Assessment Survey

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Kenton Wooden, Director of Community Outreach, Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Phone: (812) 948-4662 Email: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   Community Foundation Conducting Needs Assessment Survey   NEW ALBANY, Ind. (February 20, 2015) – The Community Foundation of Southern Indiana is conducting a community needs assessment that will identify what residents, businesses and…

Feb
10th

Five-Part Series to Focus on “Basic Training for Retirement”

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Kenton Wooden, Director of Community Outreach, Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Phone: (812) 948-4662 Email: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   Five-Part Series to Focus on “Basic Training for Retirement”   NEW ALBANY, Ind. (February 10, 2015) – The Community Foundation of Southern Indiana and LifeSpan Resources have partnered to bring a unique program…

Dec
29th

Youth Philanthropy Council Accepting Grant Proposals for 2015 Grant Cycle

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Margaret Brinkworth, Program Associate, Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Phone: (812) 948-4662 Email: mbrinkworth@cfsouthernindiana.com Contact: Kenton Wooden, Communications and Outreach Officer, Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Phone: (812) 948-4662 Email: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   Youth Philanthropy Council Accepting Grant Proposals for 2015 Grant Cycle   NEW ALBANY, Ind. (December 29, 2014) – Programs…

Nov
12th

Recognizing the Impact of Community Foundations

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Kenton Wooden, Communications and Outreach Officer PHONE: (812) 948-4662 e-mail: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   RECOGNIZING THE IMPACT OF COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS NOVEMBER 12 – 18, 2014 Community Foundation of Southern Indiana Participates in National Effort to Highlight Local Impact of Philanthropy   NEW ALBANY, Ind. (November 12, 2014) – During the week of…

Oct
3rd

Community Foundation Offers Matching Opportunity for Contributions

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Kenton Wooden, Communications and Outreach Officer PHONE: (812) 948-4662 e-mail: kwooden@cfsouthernindiana.com   Community Foundation Offers Matching Opportunity for Contributions   NEW ALBANY, Ind. (October 3, 2014) – The Community Foundation of Southern Indiana is now offering a matching opportunity for any contributions made to existing endowment funds or to establish…