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Submission deadline for first grants set for Friday for Knox County Foundation

MOUNT VERNON –Non-profit organizations serving Knox County residents are invited to apply for grants from the Knox County Foundation through its competitive grant program. New for 2021, both the major and small grant applications will be accessed via the Foundation’s new Online Grant Portal. The portal can be accessed through the Foundation’s website, www.knoxcf.org under the “Grants and Scholarships” tab. …

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2021 Knox County Foundation grant applications now available

MOUNT VERNON –Non-profit organizations serving Knox County residents are invited to apply for grants from the Knox County Foundation through its competitive grant program. New for 2021, both the major and small grant applications will be accessed via the Foundation’s new Online Grant Portal. The portal can be accessed through the Foundation’s website, www.knoxcf.org under the “Grants and Scholarships” tab. …

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2020-2021 Youth Philanthropy grant applications accepted through Dec. 31

MOUNT VERNON– Organizations wishing to apply for funding from the Knox County Foundation’s Youth Philanthropy Initiative (YPI), in any amount up to $5,000, may apply through Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020. Last year, YPI members awarded $31,000 to 14 charitable organizations providing services to Knox County youth, from 0 to age 18. Organizations with a specific, unique project or program benefitting …

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Knox County Foundation awards more than $120,000 in grant funding in August

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – The Knox County Foundation board, at its August meeting, approved the distribution of more than $120,000 for both small grant applications, $5,000 or less, and large grant applications, $5,000 or more. KCF provided a $70,000 matching grant to provide a new heating and air conditioning unit for the Bladensburg Community Center. With this new system, organizations …

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Mount Vernon Owens Corning plant garners $10,000 for Knox County Foundation

Press Release from Knox County Foundation MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – The Owens Corning Foundation just announced that it is awarding $10,000 in charitable grant funds to the Knox County Foundation (KCF). “This came as a pleasant surprise to us amidst a rather quiet time at the Knox County Foundation,” said Executive Director Sam Barone. “We’re always excited to form new …

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Call for Entries for 2020 Vaughn Wiester Music Scholarship

Mount Vernon – Submissions will be accepted through April 15, 2020, at the Knox County Foundation for the 10th Annual Vaughn Wiester Music Scholarship competition. Any graduating high school senior residing in Knox County, who intends to continue the study of music at the college level, may apply for the prize scholarship, which has been increased to $3,000 for 2020. …

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Call for Entries for 2020 Vaughn Wiester Music Scholarship

Mount Vernon – Submissions will be accepted through April 15, 2020, at the Knox County Foundation for the 10th Annual Vaughn Wiester Music Scholarship competition. Any graduating high school senior residing in Knox County, who intends to continue the study of music at the college level, may apply for the prize scholarship, which has been increased to $3,000 for 2020. …

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2020 Knox County Foundation scholarship applications now available

Mount Vernon, Ohio — Knox County Foundation is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2020-2021 school year. For both traditional and non-traditional students intending to complete either an associates, bachelors, or medical degree, the Universal Scholarship Application is available online at https://knoxcf.awardspring.com. The 2020 submission deadline is March 1, with scholarship announcements in May. New for 2020 is an application …

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Youth Philanthropy Initiative Grant Applications Accepted Through December 31

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio–Knox County Foundation’s Youth Philanthropy Initiative is accepting grant applications from non-profit organizations serving the youth of Knox County. Organizations may apply for grants up to $5,000 through Tuesday, Dec. 31, for projects or programs serving Knox County youth, ages 0 to 18. Additionally, the Youth Philanthropy Initiative invites students to submit applications of up to $500 for …

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