|1. ARTS, CULTURE, and HISTORIC PRESERVATION
|Fountain County 1842 Historic Clerk’s Building
Provides funding for operating and maintaining the historic 1842 clerk’s building museum in Covington.
Fountain County Art Council Fund
Provides funding for promotion of the visual and performing arts, culture, and historic preservation in the Wabash Valley.
Fountain County Landmarks - Mural Preservation Pass-Thru Fund
Established to provide support for the restoration of the historic murals at the Fountain County Courthouse.
Historic Sites of Fountain County Fund
Provides financial support for the upkeep and maintenance of historic sites in the Fountain County area.
|First Baptist Church of Covington Fund
Provides support for the First Baptist Church of Covington to carry out its role and mission.
H-R Gideon’s International Fund
Provides funds for the H-R Gideon’s to purchase and distribute Bibles and/or New Testaments worldwide.
|3. COMMUNITY ENHANCEMENT
|Bank of Western Indiana Projects Fund
Provides support for projects in the Fountain County area.
City of Covington Fund
Provides financial support for projects that enhance the City of Covington.
Covington Cemetery Preservation Fund
Provides grants for the preservation of cemeteries in the City of Covington.
Covington Circle Trail Fund
Provides for the construction cost and continued development of the recreational trail planned to circle the City of Covington.
Covington Flag Fund*
Provides support to the City of Covington, Veteran's organizations and others to facilitate and encourage the hanging of American flags, the replacement of deteriorating flags, and adding new flags in qualifying areas of the community.
Covington High School Class of 1960 Memorial Fund*
Provides support for community/school projects and/or scholarships.
Covington Sidewalk Fund
For support of new sidewalks and repair of existing sidewalks in Covington.
Covington Memorial Projects Fund
Develop and maintain memorial projects and activities in the Fountain County area.
Covington Tree Fund
Donations to this fund will provide support to the City of Covington to facilitate and encourage planting of replacement and additional new trees in qualifying areas of the community.
Projects in Memory of Don & Peggy Clark
Provides funding for community improvements in Covington.
Family Crisis Shelter Sumption Fund
Provides grants in Fountain County for services to aid victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Kids in Need Fund
To provide assistance for programs aiding underprivileged children in Covington.
Master Guard Community Projects Fund
Provides financial support for projects in Fountain County for programs including Health and Safety. Also provides support for scholarships for Automotive, Vocational and Mechanical Engineering degrees.
Old National Bank
Provides grants for meeting the changing needs of the Covington community.
Provides funding for education and development programs for preschool aged children in the Covington school district.
Sam Miller 4-H Memorial Fund
Provides an annual monetary award to a 4-H member who has excelled in the study of nature, with priority given to forestry, weeds, birds or wildlife programs.
Montgomery Savings & Loan Fund
To provide grants for meeting the changing needs of the Covington community.
Covington Community Fund
Provides grants to meet the ever-changing needs of the Covington community.
Verna Glascock Shelton Fund
Provides funding for charitable, benevolent or educational organizations which are active in or will benefit Fountain County.
|4. COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS
|4-H Fairgrounds Foundation Fund
Provides financial support for capital expenditures at the 4-H Fairgrounds and/or award scholarship grants.
4-H Junior Leader’s Fund
Provides financial support for projects and activities of the Fountain County 4-H Junior Leaders.
Buddy Bags Pass-Through Fund & Endowment Fund
Provides nutritious weekend meals for children from low-income families from Covington Elementary School and Covington Head Start.
Covington Band Parents Fund
Provides funding for programs and development of the Covington High School Band.
Covington Youth Baseball Fund
Provides support for one time projects and/or capital needs for the Covington Youth Baseball program.
Covington City Park Fund
Provides financial support for educational/developmental programs for summer camp at the park. Also provides support for operation and development of programs and facilities of the City Park.
Covington Community Food Pantry Pass-Thru Fund & Endowment Fund
Provides support for the purchase of food and other essentials for the pantry.
Covington Neighbors on Watch Pass-Thru Fund*
Provides support for the efforts to improve the quality of life in Covington's neighborhoods by providing personal and environmental safety education to the community.
Covington Nursery School Fund
Provides funding for programs and projects for the Covington Nursery School to carryout and fulfill its role and mission.
Covington Public Library Fund
Provides support for the Covington Public Library.
Covington Youth Soccer League Fund*
Provides funding for programs and projects for the Covington Youth Soccer League to carry out and fulfill its role and mission.
Fountain County ARC
Provides support for projects of the Fountain County ARC Shawnee Center to carry out and fulfill its role and mission.
Fountain County Art Council
Provides funding to develop an awareness of and participation in visual and performing arts and to increase and/or promote historical preservation and culture within the Wabash Valley area.
NICHES Land Protection Fund
Provides support to programs which promote land and wildlife conservation for current and future generations.
Ramey-Gray Mu Epsilon Lambda Fund
Provides financial support for Covington community projects as directed by the Mu Epsilon Lambda-Covington Chapter to carry out its role and mission.
The Foster Closet Pass-Through Fund*
Provides support for the purchase of items that address the physical needs of the children in the Fountain County foster care system and other essentials critical to their care.
Wabash Senior Citizens Operations Fund
Provides support for the operations for the Wabash Senior Citizens (Friendship Circle Center) of Covington.
Wabash Senior Citizens Field of Interest
Provides support for programs and projects which are of interest to senior citizens at the Friendship Circle Center.
Willer-Hooker Park Fund
Provides annual support for the Willer-Hooker Park in the Town of Pine Village.
|5. TOWNSHIP BETTERMENT
|These funds have been established to meet the changing needs of the respective township.
Fulton Township Fund
Troy Township Fund*
Wabash Township Fund*
|The following scholarships are available to graduating Covington High School Seniors continuing their education by attending an accredited college or university.
CentreBank Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to graduates of Covington or Fountain Central High School pursuing a degree in the business and/or finance field.
Covington Alumni Scholarship Fund*
Provides scholarships for Covington High School graduates that exhibit a financial need.
Covington Citizens' Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to graduates of Covington High School. Priority given to students in the top 50% of the class.
Covington Volunteer Firefighter's Association Endowment Scholarship Fund*
Provides scholarship assistance to students that have demonstrated a commitment to the community as well as their desire to continue their education in the "public service" field, including; fire fighting, fire inspection, emergency medical technicians, etc.
Dr. Malcolm C. Spencer, M.D. Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to Fountain Central or Covington High school students pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.
Don & Georgeanna Volleyball Scholarship
For those who are members of the girl’s volleyball team, have earned a varsity letter and are pursuing a degree in higher education.
Fountain County Tuition Assistance Fund
Provides financial support for book and equipment expenses to a Covington High School or Fountain Central High School graduates.
Herman & Genevieve Simmons Scholarship
For those students residing in Fulton and Mill Creek Townships in Fountain County.
Hoffman Aesculapian Scholarship Fund
For those pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing.
Hoffman Trojan Scholars Fund
Provides funding for scholarships to graduates from Covington High School.
Jerri Purgason Memorial Scholarship Fund
For those seeking a career in the medical field. Priority given to college level upperclassmen.
Jessica E. Coats Memorial Scholarship Fund
Scholarship candidates must be graduates of Fountain Central, Covington or Attica High School and pursuing a nursing career.
Joshua E. Witsman Memorial Scholarship Fund
Provides a scholarship to a CHS graduate who exhibits financial need, has a minimum 3.0 GPA, is pursing a vocational trade career pathway (welding or auto mechanics), conservation officer, veterinary medicine or a teaching career.
Judith Woodrow Scholarship Fund
For those who are members of the Covington United Methodist church and are pursuing a degree in teacher education.
Kevin L. & Marilyn M. Woodrow Scholarship Fund
Provides awards to graduates of Covington HIgh School who are in the top half of their graduating class.
Nathan T. Allen Scholarship Fund
Provides a scholarship award to an outstanding Covington High School baseball player that lettered for three years and exhibits strong leadership, character and sportsmanship.
Purdue Opportunity Award Scholarship*
For a graduate of a Fountain County high school.
Reagan & Hazel Mallett Scholarship Fund
Scholarships for an applicant majoring in agriculture business operations or agriculture economics.
Richard Ashton Scholarship Fund
For those ranking in the upper half of their class.
Rick Williams Memorial Scholarship
For those who have resided in Fountain or Warren County for the prior 12 months. Children and grandchildren of Old National Bank employees supersede other eligible applicants.
Steel Grip Scholarship Fund
For those graduating from Covington High School or Fountain Central High School. Children or grandchildren of Steel Grip employees supersede all other candidates.
|Christine Brunner Educator Award*
Provides a scholarship to the Covington Middle School “Good Citizenship Award” recipient upon graduation from high school.
Covington Community School Corporation Funds
- Education Endowment Fund* - Provides grants for innovative and creative projects suggested by any school personnel. Also, aids in the certification of teaching staff and/or training opportunities for teachers.
- Technology Department Fund* - Provides long term support for the regular operating needs within the school’s Technology Department. This may include equipment purchases, licenses, staff training, and supplies.
- Athletic Department Fund* - Provides long term support for the regular operating needs within the school’s Athletic Dept. This may include small equipment, uniforms, transportation costs, coaching clinics, awards, association dues and medical/training supplies.
Kathy Perry Memorial Education Fund
Outstanding Educator Award Fund*
Established to provide an annual supply of hardbound books to the libraries of the Attica, Covington and Southeast Fountain Elementary Schools.
Martha Wallace Music Appreciation Fund
Gifts to the Martha Wallace Music Appreciation Fund will provide funding for programs for Covington High School and Covington Middle School to develop an exposure, appreciation and knowledge of classical and opera music.
Robert L. Buser Service & Leadership Award*
To provide recognition of a student providing exemplary service and leadership to Covington High School.
Provides funding which acknowledges a teacher who makes a difference in the Covington school system and is selected as the Educator of the Year.
|Service Fund For Foundation Operations
Provides the donor the opportunity to support the Covington Community Foundation’s internal operations.