Foundation announces autumn grant cycle

daily reporter Staff Writer

HANCOCK COUNTY — The Hancock County Community Foundation recently announced the White Family Foundation fall grant opportunity.

The purpose of the White Family Foundation Fund is to assist local community development and support initiatives that enhance the desire to live, work and play in Shirley and nearby surrounding communities.

Eligible projects may include but are not limited to beautification efforts, building facade updates, recreational enhancements, accessibility improvements and more.

Eligible applicants must serve Shirley and nearby surrounding communities which include but are not limited to Wilkinson, Knightstown, Charlottesville, Kennard, Carthage, Willow Branch, Greensboro and Grant City.

Applications are due by 4 p.m Sept. 11.

For more information, including eligibility requirements, visit the foundation’s website at

Questions can be directed to Kara Harrison by email at kharrison@giveHCgrow or by phone at 317-462-8870, ext. 226.