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Connecting donors and nonprofits from Advance to Zionsville, we are writing the story of our community – TOGETHER.

walking man sculpture

They have arrived.  The “Walking Man” sculptures, purchased from artist Levi Rinker, are here.

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  • Community Impact Breakfast

    Since 1991, the Community Foundation of Boone County has supported the nonprofit organizations that carry out their missions here in Boone County. On August 12, we hosted our Annual Community Impact Breakfast and celebrated 25 years of grant making and honored those that helped us achieve this milestone. 

  • CFBC Names Reynolds President & CEO

    The Community Foundation of Boone County announced today that Kristi Reynolds has been named President and CEO of the Community Foundation of Boone County.

    Reynolds, who has led fund development and communications for the Foundation since 2015, has served as Co-Interim Leader since March. Kristi has professional experience in program development, grant writing, fundraising, counseling and case management. She will begin as new leadership on June 1, 2016.

  • BCL 2017 Accepting Applications

    Boone County Leadership (BCL) is a 9-month program that promotes civic engagement and educates participants about existing and emerging local issues on topics such as agribusiness, the legal system, health and human services, economic development, education and commerce.


The mission of the Community Foundation of Boone County is to unite people, organizations and philanthropy to create a thriving community for all.

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And we start with the greater need

Only have a high school diploma
(as high as 48% in some pockets)

Never graduate from high school

Live in poverty
(as high as 22% in some pockets for children under 18)

Odds of being in poverty if you're the child of a single parent


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Since 1991, over $20 million in grants has been awarded to organizations that are helping to improve boone county.

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nonprofit forecast 2017 workshop and director’s roundtable

Nonprofit Workshop & Local Director’s Roundtable Session 10/20/16 Join the Community Foundation of Boone County… [Read More]

Boone County Leadership Application

Boone County Leadership (BCL) is a 9-month program that promotes civic engagement and educates participants about… [Read More]

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