Grant Opportunities 

The Community Foundation's mission is to inspire and sustain generosity, leadership and service, one way this is accomplished is through grantmaking. As a public charity, we are able to achieve our mission by investing donated funds and distributing earnings annually to award grants to LaGrange County nonprofit organizations.

The Community Foundation offers grants to nonprofits for charitable projects serving LaGrange County. 









Application Deadline

Community Impact Grants   $5,000 - $25,000   Community Impact Grants are awarded based on a competitive grant application process. Nonprofit organizations serving LaGrange County are eligible to apply in six areas of interest: arts & culture, community development, health & human services, recreation, environment and education.   April 3 and September 1
Stroh Community Fund   $500-2,000  

The Stroh Community Fund supports: parks, youth, sports, schools, churches, lake improvements, fire department, etc. all within the Stroh area.

  Accepted on a rolling basis through November 1, 2024
LIFE Grants   $500 - $2,500  


LIFE grants are available for educational and youth projects serving LaGrange County. Public and private schools seeking support for classroom or extracurricular activities must apply for funding through LIFE. Youth-serving organizations are encouraged but not required to make their requests through LIFE. 

  October 1 and January 1
Nonprofit Assistance Grant $500 - $2,500   LaGrange County Nonprofit organizations serving LaGrange County are eligible to apply for up to $2,500 in assistance.    Applications accepted on a rolling basis


 Leanna Martin

 Program Director