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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.



2017 Nonprofit Learning Series Workshops

8 workshops are being offered this year with topics ranging from board development to financial best practices and fundraising.  Vital for non-profit professionals and board members alike.

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Engaging Millennials to Serve and Give

Dr. Amy Thayer

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Ag Day Youth Respond to Philanthropy Questions-

"If you had a million dollars or superpowers, what would you do to help people and make the world a better place?"  More>>

Youth Philanthropy Committee Applications Being Accepted- Do you want to make a difference in Putnam County? Are you a high school or college student interested in developing your leadership skills while learning about philanthropy? More>>


Youth Philanthropy Fundraiser Night at Almost Home -

The Putnam County Youth Philanthropy held its annual fundraiser at Almost Home on March 2. Gail Smith and Almost Home have graciously hosted this event for nine years. This year, $2,285.23 was raised for the Putnam County Youth Philanthropy Endowment which funds youth-led projects in Putnam County.


2017 Learning Series Workshop Announced - Susan Decker has been announced to start off the 2017 Learning Series, which consists of eight workshops directed at non-profits. More>>

Flannelly Named 2017 Lilly Endowment Community Scholar - David John Flannelly, North Putnam High School, has been named the next Lilly Scholar by the Putnam County Community Foundation. More>>

2017 Nonprofit Learning Series Announced - Eight workshops will be offered for nonprofit board members, volunteers, and professionals.  More>>


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