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The Putnam County Community Foundation is a nonprofit public charity established in 1985 to administer funds, award grants and provide leadership, enriching the quality of life and strengthening community in Putnam County. The Community Foundation administers more than 272 funds for donors supporting a variety of charitable activities and has awarded more than $11 million dollars in grants and scholarships.


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Greencastle, IN 46135

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June 3, 2016

McAnally Center

Greencastle High School

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Check out our May Newsletter here.

Give Local Day Winner is North Putnam Alumni Association-The Putnam County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the winner of the 2016 Give Local Putnam County Day event held on Tuesday, May 3rd.  The North Putnam Alumni Association will receive an additional $500 to use immediately or place in their endowment fund.

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Community Foundation Thanks Generous Donors- The Putnam County Community Foundation is crediting the generous people of Putnam County with the successful completion of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT) challenge. Inspired by a GIFT matching grant of $500,000, donors contributed more than $500,000 to the Community Foundation. To read the full arcitle, click HERE.

Give Local Putnam County Day offers chance to help your favorite charity - Hosted by the Putnam County Communtiy Foundation, this 24-hour, online giving event will be held on Tuesday, May 3rd. To read the full article, click HERE.

Zachary Wilkerson Named Putnam County’s  ​2016 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar- Zachary Wilkerson, son of Scott and Beth Wilkerson, has been named the 2016 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar (LECS) by the Putnam County Community Foundation. The prestigious scholarship will provide full tuition and fees for four years’ attendance at any Indiana college or university. To read the full article, click HERE.

Help your favorite charities win $5,500 in grant prizes! - Ten charitable groups have notified the Putnam County Community Foundation that they intend to compete in the Share the Dream contest this year:  AgrIInstitute, Bainbridge High School Alumni Scholarship, Cloverdale Lions Club, Greencastle High School Alumni Scholarship, North Putnam Alumni Association, Putnam County Board of Realtors Scholarship, Becky Brothers Service Scholarship, Purdue Club of Putnam County Scholarship, Putnam County Fairgrounds, and the Putnam County Youth Development Commission. To read the full article, click HERE.



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