- About Us
The Carroll County Community Foundation makes a positive difference in our community. We help people who are passionate about giving back to our community, take the lead on community initiatives and partner with nonprofit organizations to support a broad range of projects that make a positive impact. Browse our Web site for more information about our work, and see the difference that philanthropy can make!
The Carroll County Community Foundation congratulates the 2019 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship finalists. The scholarship provides full tuition, required fees and a special allocation of up to $900 per year for books and equipment for four years at any Indiana nonprofit public or private university or college. The students listed below were selected to be interviewed as part of the application process. In Carroll County, one finalist will be awarded the scholarship.
-Victoria Bagwell, Carroll High School
-Katie Kleckner, Delphi Community High School
-Mary Beth Piotrowski, Carroll High School
-Kalena Shidler, Delphi Community High School
The Wabash Heartland Innovation Network (WHIN) received a $38.9 million grant from Lilly Endowment to help a 10-county region become a global hub for agriculture and advanced manufacturing. Carroll and Clinton counties are included in the region and will benefit from this long-term regional prosperity effort. To learn more about WHIN, go to regional proserity.
Members of the Carroll County Community Foundation’s “Friends of Carroll County” gathered recently to learn more about the Carroll County Promise program and support the Foundation. Go to list. Go to news release.
Carroll County's current net worth is $910 million. Over the next 50 years, Carroll County is expected to transfer $857 million to the next generation. If everyone gave 5 percent to the Community Foundation, total grantmaking would increase $65,000 per year. Watch the video to learn the impact on Carroll County.
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