Our Community of Possibilities  

2012 Gifts:

► 1,666 gifts received totaling $4.8 million
► 255 new donors with gifts of $80,483
► 142 gifts of $129k to the Community Fund
► 9 new funds were opened in 2011 bringing
total funds managed to 422

2012 Grants:

► 224 totaling $1.7 million were awarded for 2012 including:
         • 54 grants of $433k from the Community Fund
         • 108 different not-for-profit organizations received grants
         •  91 students received scholarships totaling $250,000

► Since 1983, Heritage Fund has awarded over $54 million in charitable grants which includes $2,793,509 in scholarships to 1,333 students

2012 Foundation:

► Total assets at the end of 2012 were $53.8 million 
► Investments ended the year up by 14.4%
► Since the Bartholomew Society (planned giving) society began in 2000, 91 members of our community have indicated they have included Heritage Fund in their estate plans.
► 100% of the Board and Staff made gifts to the foundation in 2011

 

Important Dates

Grant Deadlines/Important Dates - Community Fund

2013 Deadlines/Important Dates: December 15, 2013- Letters of Intent to the Community Investment Program 2014 Deadlines/Important Dates: January 2014 -...

 

Welcoming Community II - Upcoming Programs

In May Heritage Fund awarded grants to support thirteen projects designed to help increase the Welcoming Factor within our community. The special grants...

 

Latest News

2014 Spring Newsletter now available

Read it here!

 

Lilly Scholarship deadline extended

Because of the threat of inclement weather on Friday, the deadline for applications for the 2014 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship has been extended. Applications...

 

2013 SUMMER Newsletter

2013 Summer Newsletter from the Heritage Fund is now available.

 

Catalytic Grant - People Trail Expansion

Heritage Fund is delighted to announce that it has provided $100,000 to the Columbus Park Foundation to support the People Trail Expansion Project. A grant...

 

Welcoming Community Grant Programs - Dates

In May Heritage Fund awarded grants to support thirteen projects designed to help increase the Welcoming Factor within our community. The special grants...

 

Lilly Endowment Awards Major Grant to Heritage Fund and CEC

LILLY ENDOWMENT AWARDS ADDITIONAL $5 M TO SUPPORT SOUTHEAST INDIANA’S ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH EDUCATION (ECO15) PROGRAMS Columbus, Indiana,...

 
 

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P.O. Box 1547
Columbus, IN 47202-1547

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Fax: 812-376-0051
Email: info@heritagefundbc.org

 

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