Recent Donor Advised Grants

2018 Donor Advised Grants

Donors may take an active role by making suggestions on which charitable causes to support. In 2018, the Community Foundation of Howard County distributed $311,431 in donor advised grants, special projects and non-permanent grants.

Tim & Dana Davis Family Advised Fund
- Indiana University Foundation

The Ellis Family Endowment Fund
-Ivy Tech Community College

Ruth K. Fredrick Advised Fund
-Kokomo Family YMCA

Gingerich Family Fund
-Bridges Outreach
-Kokomo Urban Outreach

Isabelle I. Hayes Advised Fund
-Kokomo Urban Outreach
-One Child Matters
-Samaritan's Purse
-St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Hingst Family Fund
-Bridges Outreach
-Gilead House
-Greater Kokomo Economic Development Alliance
-Habitat for Humanity
-Howard Co. Automotive Heritage Hall of Fame
-Howard Co. Historical Society
-Ivy Tech Community College
-Kokomo Civic Theatre
-Kokomo Symphonic Society
-Kokomo Urban Outreach
-Literacy Coalition
-Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer
-Sagamore Council, Boy Scouts of America

Robert L. Hutchins Memorial Endowment
-Bridges Outreach
-Kokomo Rescue Mission
-Monastery of the Poor Clares

Kokomo Early Risers Rotary Club Fund
-Ivy Tech Community College

Christina Lorentson Family Fund
-Kokomo Humane Society

Ann Darby McCann Symposium Club Fund
-Kokomo Howard County Public Library
-The Very Early Childhood Education Center

Eugene & Nancy McGarvey Endowment Fund
-Indiana University Kokomo
-Ivy Tech Community College
-Kokomo Rescue Mission
-Kokomo Urban Outreach

William M. Morgan Endowment Fund
-Chapel Hill Christian Church
-First Presbyterian Church of Elkhart
-Indiana Sheriffs' Youth Ranch
-Revive Christian Church

Severns Family Fund
-Alzheimer's Association Greater Indiana Chapter
-American Red Cross
-Bona Vista Programs
-CAM Drop-In Center
-Family Service Association
-Gilead House
-Indiana Sheriffs' Association
-Kokomo Public Schools Education Foundation
-Kokomo Rescue Mission
-Kokomo Urban Outreach
-Mental Health America of Indiana
-Salvation Army
-St. Joseph Hospital Foundation
-WWKI We Care

Whorwell Musicianship Fund for Eastern High School
- Eastern High School Corporation

J.D. and Lynn Young Endowment Fund
- Ivy Tech Community College

2018 Non-Permanent

Paul Jones Fund
-Kokomo Humane Society
-Kokomo Rescue Mission
-Salvation Army

Howard County Public Health Fund
-Howard County Board of Health

2018 Field of Interest

Eva Cripe Endowment Fund
-Mental Health America of Indiana

First Congregational Christian "Closet Fund" Church Fund
-Kokomo School Corporation

Virginia M. McKay Fund
-Kokomo School Corporation

William S. & Susannah B. Hough Youth Fund
-Carver Community Center
-Kokomo School Corporation
-Taylor School Corporation

Society of Crippled Children and Adults of Howard County Fund
-Project Access of Howard County
-Servants at Work (SAWs)

About the Community Foundation of Howard County, Inc.

The Community Foundation of Howard County, Inc. is a not-for-profit charitable corporation created in 1991. The purpose of the Foundation is to serve the interests of donors, to make grants, and to act as a catalyst around issues of community importance in Howard County.

For information about the Community Foundation and its services to donors, call Greg Aaron at (765) 454-7298. The Web site ( contains information about making gifts to endowment funds, scholarships, and grantmaking. Our e-mail address is

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