FCCF surpasses $6 million in giving

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. — The Franklin County Community Foundation has reached a large milestone after their recent 2017 grant cycle.

The Foundation surpassed $6.4 million in giving through their grant and scholarship programs.

Their first grant provided materials to build 65 bluebird boxes.

More recently, funding has been provided for the walking trail in the Brookville town park.

The grant program has issued 485 grants benefiting libraries, schools, fire departments, and cemeteries just to name a few.

Franklin County students have received 714 scholarships since 1998.