of Howard County, Inc.
Charitable Dreams for Community Needs
The Community Foundation of Howard County, Inc. makes a positive difference in our community.
We help people who are passionate about giving back to our community, take the lead on community initiatives and partner with nonprofit organizations to support a broad range of projects that make a positive impact.
Browse our Web site for more information about our work, and see the difference that philanthropy can make!
Donors Successfully Complete Community Foundation of Howard County's $1 Million Lilly Endowment Inc. GIFT Match Initiative
Thanks to donors in Howard County, a $1 million match initiative has reached successful completion for the Community Foundation of Howard County.
Lilly Endowment Inc. announced the Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT) match initiative for Indiana community foundations in August 2014, with a completion date of March 31, 2016.
“As we celebrate our 25th anniversary, it is exciting to also announce the success of the $1 million match campaign,” said Hilda Burns, president of the Community Foundation of Howard County.
25th Anniversary Celebration $1,000 Drawing Winners
Mental Health Association
Greater Kokomo Economic Development Alliance
Delmar E. Demaree Family YMCA
Kokomo Humane Society
Birthright of Kokomo
City of Firsts Automotive Heritage Museum
Family Service Association of Howard County
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Commission
5% Giving -- An Attainable Approach to Giving
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
A memorial monument and statue will be constructed in honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the corner of Apperson Way and North Lafountain St., Kokomo, Ind. Donations are now being accepted for this project.
How to Donate
Online: Select ‘Give Now’ from this page. In the comment section, designate the MLK Memorial.
By Mail: Send donations to the Community Foundation of Howard County, 215 W. Sycamore St., Kokomo, IN 46901, or to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, P.O. Box 161, Kokomo, IN 46903-0161. Make checks payable to the Community Foundation of Howard County and designate MLK Memorial in the memo line.