By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on Choosing a For-Profit College? Proceed with Caution.By Stephanie Overbey, Associate Director
Students applying to the Community Foundation’s scholarships will see a new disclaimer on our application this year. It reads, “The Community Foundation may not be able to award scholarships to students attending a for-profit college, university or trade school.”
Why the new
By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on Herman Frauhiger – From Early Hardship to Successful Warsaw Entrepreneur Herman Frauhiger
Herman Frauhiger was the oldest of 12 children. He was born in 1907 in a small community called Prebble, near Bluffton, Indiana. When he was a young man, Herman’s father left his mother and younger siblings to join a commune. Herman’s mother
By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on Lilly Endowment Community Scholars Announced Shay Merley
Two Kosciusko County students have been named recipients of four-year, full-tuition scholarships to the Indiana colleges of their choice as the Kosciusko County 2016 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars. The 2016 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars are Shay Merley and Audrey
By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on Riley Radio Days Raises Over $70K for KC Riley Kids FundRiley Radio Days, a fundraising event hosted by WRSW 107.3 FM radio last week, raised over $70,000 – a record for the event, which is in its fifth year. Dollars raised go to the KC Riley Kids Fund, a component fund of the Kosciusko
By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on Scholarship Established in Memory of Lisa Boggs A scholarship fund in memory of Lisa Anne Boggs was established by her parents, Robert & Marita Boggs.
KOSCIUSKO CO., IN – The parents of Lisa Anne Boggs, Robert and Marita Boggs, recently established the Lisa Anne Boggs Memorial Scholarship Fund at the Kosciusko
By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on Little Cottage. Big Gift.Mrs. Lyle* owned a lake cottage in Kosciusko County that had been in her family for many, many years. She had been renting out the cottage, but didn’t need the rental income. In fact, she felt she couldn’t charge much rent because the cottage needed
By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on Scholarship Fund Established in Memory of Jackie Shilling Tucker Jackie Shilling Tucker
The niece of Jackie Shilling Tucker recently established a scholarship fund in Jackie’s memory at the Kosciusko County Community Foundation.
Teresa Craig established the Jackie Rae Shilling Tucker Memorial Scholarship Fund to provide scholarships for graduates of Warsaw Community High School (WCHS)
By Stephanie OverbeyPress ReleasesComments Off on SMITHSTRONG Foundation Fund Established in Memory of Charlie & Scott Smith The SMITHSTRONG Foundation Fund was recently established in memory of father and son, Charlie (left) and Scott Smith.
The SMITHSTRONG Foundation Fund was recently established at the Kosciusko County Community Foundation in memory of Charlie and Scott Smith. Michelle Smith LeDrew and Ryan Smith