AWARDED

GRANTS

Community Foundation of White County

RECENT 

GRANTS AWARDED

2020 SUMMER GRANTS

$3,688 to North White School Corporation/ High School Music Department

Purchase of new percussion instruments

$500 to Twin Lakes School Corporation/Meadowlawn Elementary Arts

iPad stands for Stop Animation/Video Recording projects 

$1,000 to Boys & Girls Club of White County
Purchase of additional radios/walkie talkies

$353 to North White Middle-High School
Funding for "Let's Get Them Talking" for new English Learners

$1,495 to Tri-County School Corporation

Purchase of new AED Cabinets with alarms for emergency stations within each school building

$1,500 to Tippecanoe Arts Federation

Support of "WHIN Walls" project with funding toward Wolcott murals 

$2,500 to Brookston American Legion Post 251

Replacement of AC/Furnace in building

$1,500 to Mayor's Advisory Council for the ADA

Sensory Bags for children with autism spectrum disorders 

$524 to Monon Civic Preservation Society

Installation of new ticket booth counter at the historic Monon Theatre

$5,000 to Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry

Meat processing costs for donated meat that is distributed to local food pantries through "Meat the Need" project

$500 to Literacy Volunteers of White County

Provide ESL classes for adult learners in Monon

 

$830 to White County United Way/"All Aboard Monon Main Street Association"

Provide funding to design and install patriotic murals on a historic building in Monon


 

2020 SPRING GRANTS

$2500 to Therapeion Therapeutic Riding Center for a new fence at the center

$2,000 to White County Council on Aging to help install new flooring in the Great Room at the White County Senior Center

$1838 to the YWCA Domestic Violence Intervention & Prevention Program for support of services to White County women and families

$13,622 to White County United Way’s COVID-19 Response Fund

2019 MINI GRANTS

Habitat for Humanity for general support

Ag Association in support of 4-H

CDC Resources for general operational support

City of Monticello - Mayor's Advisory Council for ADA to fund a ramp extension

Boys & Girls Club to purchase air conditioning units

Tri-County School Corporation to help support Backpack Fund

Twin Lakes High School and Roosevelt Middle school for choral and band competition fees

Twin Lakes High School to help fund Science Buddies (pictured above)

Monticello Softball Association for general operating costs

Twin Lakes High School for funding of Robotics Program

Junior Achievement to help funding with White County's "Our Community"

2019 WOMEN GIVING TOGETHER FUND

$1000 to IU Health White Memorial Hospital in support of their Car Seat program

$500 to City of Monticello- Mayor's Advisory Council for the ADA to fund training for basic sign language

$2000 to Twin Lakes High School's Robotics Program to fund Girls to Joys of Technology (pictured above)

$1500 to Twin Lakes High School's Earth Science classes in support of Science Buddies

$1600 to CDC Resources to fund MANDT Training

$2000 to YWCA-DVPP for funding a shelter in White County

$1095 for Twin Lakes Band Booster to purchase new garment bags

$1500 to Monticello Union-Township Public Library to fund STEM Club Expansion

$1800 to Junior Achievement toward White County's "Our Community" Program

$1500 to White County Boy's and Girl's Club to support Triple Play Program

$500 to Sycamore Audubon Society for their Nature Club after-school program

2019 FALL COMMUNITY GRANTS

$5000 to Frontier, North White, and Tri-County Schools in support of P.R.I.D.E. Program

$10000 to Happy Tails to replace their roof

$10000 to Monticello Redevelopment Commission to seed the Monticello Riverwalk

$10000 to Wolcott Library to create a Teen Collaboration Space (pictured above)

$5000 toward Twin Lakes High School's Biomedical Class to support Stop the Bleed project

$5000 for Monticello Union-Township Public Library to upgrade their Audio-Visual capabilities

$5000 for the town of Chalmers for a splash pad

$5000 for the town of Monon for a splash pad

2019 CITIES AND TOWNS / SUMMER

$5000 to Town of Burnettsville for their Community Center Sidewalk

$5000 to the City of Monticello Parks to install a new climbing wall at Voigt Park

$5000 to Buffalo/Liberty Township to install a new well at the park

2019 CITIES AND TOWNS / SPRING

$5000 to Town of Brookston for garage renovations and other improvements at the new Waugh pocket park

$5000 to Town of Monon to create ADA-compliant handicapped access to new splash pad

$5000 to Buffalo/Liberty Township for upgrades at the Buffalo Community Park  (photo above)

2018 – 20th ANNIVERSARY GRANT / FALL

$20,000 Twin Lakes School Corporation / TLHS Earth Science Department

Funding for 20 TLHS Science Buddies to attend Space Camp at the NASA Training Center in Huntsville, AL.
 

$5,000 CDC Resources, Inc.

Purchase of “talking” i-pads, enabling non-verbal or hearing-impaired consumers to communicate with the public

2018 - WOMAN GIVING TOGETHER FUND

$1,500 City of Monticello/ADA Council

“No Boundaries” convocation at four county high schools
 

$1,500 Family Health Clinics/Monon, Wolcott

Purchase of portable bone density scanner
 

$3,600 Food Finders Food Bank, Inc.

Expansion of Seniors Food program at Twin Lakes Food Pantry

 

$2,925 Junior Achievement serving White County

Providing 2nd grade “Our Community” curriculum in White County’s four

school corporations

 

$675 Monticello-Union Township Public Library

Funding for one of two keynote speakers at Women’s Expo to be held Spring 2019

 

$2,000 North White School Corporation

Seed money for new “Skills for Success” program in the North White community

 

$500 Sycamore Audubon Society

Support of Audubon Nature Club for Twin Lakes elementary schools

 

$1,500 Twin Lakes School Corporation / TLHS Earth Science Department

Support of Science Buddies “Rube Goldberg / Pay It Forward” Day

 

$1,491 YWCA Women’s Cancer Program

Breast and cervical cancer screenings for uninsured or under-insured women from 

White County

2018 – VISION 20/20 GRANTS

($1000 EA. FOR 20 WEEKS)

Boys & Girls Club of White County

General program support
 

Beautify Our Burnettsville (via Town of Burnettsville)

Purchase of plantings and decorations for community beautification efforts
 

CDC Resources, Inc.

Purchase of materials for new “sensory room”
 

City of Monticello / Mayor’s Advisory Council for ADA

Providing handicapped-accessible routes from the parking lot to major destinations at the Monticello City Park
 

IU Health White Memorial Hospital

Purchase of car seats for child safety program
 

Monon Civic Preservation Society

Support of Monon Theatre renovation
 

Monticello Christian Church / Bright Beginnings Childcare Ministry

Purchase of 30 nap cots for toddlers

 

Monticello Fire Department

Relocation of historic bell tower to new fire station memorial garden

Shafer & Freeman Lakes Environmental Conservation Corps (SFLECC)

Stocking Lakes Freeman and Shafer with a diverse population of fish to

support environmentally-balanced waterways and area recreation

St. James Lutheran Childcare

Replacement of well-used and well-worn equipment and toys 
 

Therapeion Therapeutic Riding Center, Inc.

Purchase of two properly-fitted saddles for draft ponies

Tri-County School Corporation / Primary School

Support of new “back to school” night for needy families

Twin Lakes School Corporation / High School Culinary Department 

Purchase of new dinnerware, flatware and glassware to replace incomplete sets

Twin Lakes School Corporation / Roosevelt Middle School Choral Department

Support of student participation in ISSMA Organizational Contest fees and trip to a live musical theater performance 

White County Ag Association

Support of 4-H program

White County Council on Aging

General program support
 

White County Salvation Army

Kickoff to 2018 Red Kettle Campaign and general support
 

Wolcott Fire Department

Purchase of heavy-duty washer for cleaning turn-out gear worn at fires and accidents

Wolcott Parks Board

Purchase of parent-child Expression Swing for the park
 

YWCA Domestic Violence Intervention and Prevention Program

General program support

2018 – 20th ANNIVERSARY GRANTS / SPRING

$13,900 Food Finders Food Bank, Inc.

Mobile Food Pantry funding for one year + Senior Grocery start-up at the Twin Lakes Food Pantry
 

$10,000 Monticello Redevelopment Corporation 

Riverwalk Phase I – engineering plans and observation deck

 

$12,800 Monon Park Board

Monon Splash Pad engineering study and plans
 

$5,000 SOMA

(Streets of Monticello Association, via White County Economic 

Development Office) Creation of community walkway next to Flagstar Bank

2018 – GOVERNING COUNCIL MINI GRANTS ($250)

CDC Resources, Inc.

General program support
 

Chalmers-Brookston First Response (2)

Vehicle upgrade and general support
 

Community Mentoring Program

Program support
 

Frontier School Corporation / Elementary

“Bridges Out of Poverty” training session for teachers
 

Monticello Parks Department / Softball Program

Support and renovation of facilities
 

Psi Iota Xi, Wolcott Chapter

Purchase of items for Angel Tree program
 

Twin Lakes School Corporation / TLHS Earth Science Dept.

Support for Science Buddies “Pay It Forward” mentoring activities
 

Wolcott Public Library

Support of children’s story hour

2017 – FALL COMMUNITY GRANTS CYCLE

$1,200 Boys & Girls Club of White County

Renovation of Nature Center at new facility (former Woodlawn Elementary School)
 

$2,046 Frontier School Corporation / Elementary School

Purchase of Accelerated Reader program
 

$1,500 Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry

Meat processing costs for meat then donated to local food pantries
 

$1,500 Monon Civic Preservation Society

Lighted showcases for front façade of renovated Monon Theater
 

$1,300 Monticello First Presbyterian Church

Support of Dave Ramsey “Financial Peace University” course for community
 

$3,000 North Central Nursing Clinics / Family Health Clinic of Monon

Purchase of emergency generator for new Monon Clinic
 

$2,300 Twin Lakes School Corporation / TLHS Earth Science Department

Purchase of trebuchet demonstration and Pegboard Engineering kits
 

$5,000 White County Council on Aging

20% match for purchase of 2 low-floor minivans from INDOT

2017 – SPECIAL GRANT AWARDS

$6,000 Kappa Kappa Kappa, Monticello

Funds to bring Holocaust survivor Eva Kor to White County for school and community convocations 
 

$1,000 Twin Lakes School Corp / TLHS Culinary Dept.

Reception for evening Eva Kor presentation

2017 – WOMEN GIVING TOGETHER FUND

$308 Heartford House, Inc.

Workbooks for “Stewards of Children” child sexual abuse workshops in White County

$2,945 Junior Achievement serving White County

2nd grade “Our Community” curriculum for four White County school corporations

$1,000 Monon Civic Preservation Society

Visiting Artist (history/theatre) at North White High School, to create “living” history of Monon

$900 Sycamore Audubon Society

Support of Audubon Nature Club at Twin Lakes elementary schools

WGT MRS. SANTA GRANTS ($1,000 each)

Brookston Public Library
 

Community Mentoring Program
 

Monon Public Library
 

Monticello Parks / Altherr Nature Park
 

Monticello-Union Township Public Library
 

Wolcott Public Library

2017 – SPRING COMMUNITY GRANTS CYCLE

$1,500 Area IV / Park Place Learning Center

Purchase of Creative Curriculum upgrade and classroom kits
 

$5,000 Brookston United Methodist Church

Conversion of warehouse to food pantry and community center
 

$ 1,500 CDC Resources, Inc. (in collaboration w/ Monticello Parks Dept.)

Handicapped access to Altherr Park and Bluewater Beach Park
 

$2,956 Frontier School Corporation / FHS Science Dept.

Curriculum materials for science labs for new AP Biology class
 

$2,125 Junior Achievement serving White County

“It’s My Future” 8th grade curriculum for Twin Lakes
 

$4,500 Monticello Strokers

Starting blocks at Monticello Pool
 

$576 Remington-Wolcott Community Development Corporation (in collaboration w/White County Purdue Extension Office)

White County Health Coalition and White County Moves websites
 

$4,000 Twin Lakes Band Boosters

New band uniforms to replace uniforms purchased in 1999
 

$3,500 Twin Lakes School Corporation / Meadowlawn Elementary Art Dept.

Purchase of smartboard and accompanying computer
 

$1,570 Twin Lakes School Corporation / Meadowlawn Elementary Music Dept.

Purchase of 6 xylophones and 1glockenspiel 
 

$2,600 Twin Lakes School Corporation / TLHS Earth Science Department

5 projects with Science Buddies, including Rube Goldberg/Pay It Forward Day

2017 – GOVERNING COUNCIL MINI-GRANTS ($250)

Twin Lakes School Corporation / TLHS Biology Dept.

Support of Biomed class project (worm bucket compost stations and

rain barrels at Altherr Park)
 

Shafer & Freeman Lakes Environmental Conservation Corps (SFLECC)

General program support
 

White County United Way

Support of “Coats for Kids” program
 

Wolcott United Methodist Church

Purchase of Christmas hams for church food pantry

Lilly Scholarship
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