Scholarships Announced
Scholarships Announced
May 2020
COVID-19 Response

Since Indiana's COVID-19 pandemic response began in March, the Community Foundation has been working to address the urgent needs of Kosciusko County. Using the Board Rapid Response Fund, the Community Foundation has provided $50,000 in grants to local agencies and organizations serving the emergency needs of Kosciusko County. Click here to read more about the Community Foundation's COVID-19 response efforts. 

Representatives from United Way of Kosciusko County, Kosciusko County Chamber of Commerce, Winona Lake Grace Brethren Church, Early Childhood Alliance, Launchpad, Kosciusko County YMCA, and Kosciusko County Community Foundation attended the ribbon cutting for a pop-up child care facility for medical workers. 

John Warren, Senior Vice President of Crossroads Bank, presents a $10,000 check to Stephanie Overbey, CEO of Kosciusko County Community Foundation, to support the Board Rapid Response Fund to respond to community needs resulting from COVID-19.
Congratulations 2020 Scholarship Recipients!
We are pleased to announce the award of 392 scholarships totaling $540,975 to Kosciusko County high school seniors and college students. These awards are made possible through the generous donations of our donors. The scholarship process is reliant on the help of the 190 volunteer who spent countless hours reviewing applications and meeting virtually with committees to recommend scholarship recipients. Thank you to all who have made the 2020 scholarship awards possible. Please help us congratulate these students! . Click here to view the 2020 scholarship recipients. 
Suzie's Retirement Party - Rescheduled

With the current global pandemic, we have decided to reschedule Suzie Light's retirement party. In appreciation for Suzie's excellent leadership and service over the last 27 years, the Community Foundation will host a retirement reception in her honor on August 18, 2020. 

Suzie's Retirement Reception
August 18, 2020
Winona Heritage Room
4:30-7:00 pm, Open House Style

Brief Special Presentation at 5:30
RSVP Required to 574-267-1901 or
We hope you can join us and wish Suzie well as she embarks on her next adventure! If you are unable to join us but would like to send a message to Suzie, cards can be sent to the Community Foundation office, or you may stop in and a staff member can help you record a video message to be delivered to Suzie. 

Many community members have asked how they can honor Suzie's years of service to Kosciusko County and the Kosciusko County Community Foundation. In response to those requests, the Community Foundation Board of Directors approved two new funds:

Suzie Light Visual and Performing Arts Fund
Suzie Light Nonprofit Leadership Excellence Fund

To make an online gift to one of these funds in Suzie's honor, click here.
If sending a check via postal mail, please indicate the name of the fund you wish to support.
Upcoming Events
Click here to see a list of special events, application deadlines and workshop opportunities! 
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Kosciusko County Community Foundation
Kosciusko County Community Foundation, Inc.
102 E. Market St., Warsaw, IN 46580
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