What We Do
The Community Foundation holds, invests, and administers a collection of separate funds established to meet philanthropic goals of donors and the needs of Putnam County. It is a vehicle through which contributions, both large and small, can be built over time into a substantial pool of money to achieve public good for Putnam County. The income from this pool is awarded in the form of grants to meet community needs and aspirations both now and in the future.
What We Fund
The Putnam County Community Foundation makes grants to qualified nonprofit organizations seeking to make a difference in Putnam County. Grants are made in the following areas:
A full list of eligible nonprofit organizations in our community is Available here
We have worked very hard to have a complete and inclusive list. If you see a problem or have a question, please do not hesitate to contact the Putnam County Community Foundation at 765.653.4978. If you would like to add an organization or program to the list, please provide documentation from the IRS showing that the organization is active in Putnam County and a 501 (c)(3) public charity. Units of government are eligible, but not all are included on this list.
How to Apply
Notification of Funding Availability
All grant recipients are required to submit a progress and final report. Click here to download the grant report.
Contact Dean Gambill at dgambill@pcfoundation with questions regarding the grant reports.