News & Events
The Covington Community Foundation is hosting its 46th semi-annual Family Night event. A late afternoon/early evening of great food and family entertainment. This year's fall event will Celebrate Indiana with lots of magic, history and fun facts that will make you proud to call yourself a Hoosier. Tickets are only $5 for adults and FREE for youth. Tickets MUST be purchased in advance by calling 793-0702, ext. 3 or the Foundation office at 135 S. Stringtown Rd., Covington. Seating is limited.
The Community Foundation extends its condolences to the family and friends of Pearce & Alice McKinney of Wingate. Sadly, Pearce passed away on Sunday, August 28.
Pearce and Alice have been long-time supporters of the community foundation, where Pearce served as a board member for the last nine years. The foundation is honored that the family is establishing a scholarship in his memory.
Donations in Pearce's memory may be made online or mailed to: Southeast Fountain Community Foundation, ATTN: Pearce R. & Alice J. McKinney Scholarship Fund, PO Box 95, Veedersburg, IN 47987-0095.
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Congratulations to recent grant recipients: Covington Park Program ($4,000), Fountain-Warren County Health Department ($300), Sterling Christian Church ($1,500), Veedersburg Summer Park Program ($4,000), Miss Fountain County 4-H Fair Queen Pageant ($300), Community Action Program of Western Indiana ($10,000), Attica Heritage Days ($4,500), Covington Elementary School ($4,000), Covington Park Board ($7,375), Fountain County Mentoring ($5,850), and Southeast Fountain Elementary School ($3,000). More →
Congratulations to the 175 Fountain County students who were awarded $285,000 in scholarships in 2016 thru the Community Foundation. More →
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