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

Community Impact Breakfast

To our friends, donors, and supporters: Please join us for our Community Impact Breakfast so we may formally thank you for your role in making Boone County a better community. 2016 marks the 25th anniversary of CFBC. We look forward to showing our gratitude and inspiring you with stories of impact from Boone County.   RSVP HERE

  • Community Impact Breakfast

    Please join us for our Community Impact Breakfast as we celebrate 25 years of services in Boone County. RSVP is required and space is limited. Click here to RSVP.

  • 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.

  • Letters of Inquiry Accepted NOW

    Fall 2016 Letters of Inquiry are now OPEN and will be accepted from June 1, 2016 through August 15, 2016 at Noon.  Letters of Inquiry will be reviewed and those invited to submit a full proposal will be notified by mid-September.


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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News Stories & Community Updates

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2017 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Application Now Open

Two 2017 Boone County Lilly Endowment Community Scholars will be named in December 2016.  Previous… [Read More]

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100K in Grants Awarded to Local Nonprofits

The Community Foundation is pleased to announce over $100,000 in community grants from our spring… [Read More]

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