In 2019-2020 Crawford County Education Desk Drawer Dollars

More than $2,800 was awarded to educators during 19-20.

The 2018-2019 Crawford County Education Desk Drawer Dollar Applications were due on

August 31, 2018.

The Board of Directors allocated $5,000 toward these grants.


2017-2018: Crawford County Schools' Education Desk Drawer Dollars 

Almost $5,000 was awarded to Crawford County educators in 2017!

Our Grantmaking History

To date, CFCC has awarded more than $8 million in grants for programs/projects supporting Crawford County.

Click here to read more about our grantmaking history.

Photo credit to Crawford County Veteran's Memorial Association 2019

One of Our Signature Grants

2014 and 2015 CFCC Combined Signature Grant Recipient: 

Crawford County Veteran's Memorial Association

This beautiful tribute was completed in 2017 and is located along Highway 64 in English, Indiana.

A dedication was held at the Veteran's Memorial on November 11, 2017. 

​​Grant Questions?

Establish, or donate to, a Granting Fund? Email

How to apply for a Grant from a Granting Fund? Email

Check our Events page for information about our Grant writing workshop.

 CCYPC 2018

Back Row (Left to Right): Laken Fraime (CFCC Staff), Michael Williams, Caitlyn Little, Lacey Fraime, Noah Sturgeon;

Front Row (Left to Right): Alexis Shelton, Kaylee Grizzel, Sage Fell, Hadley Martin

In 2018, the CCYPC awarded three grants totalling $3,900 to:

​​* Marengo Wesleyan Church's Soup Kitchen and their hosting of the Clean Connection Narcotics Anonymous program;

*Ouiska Run Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution for the printing of their book, "A Look at Crawford County History 1818-2018 and its distribution to Crawford County 4th Graders;

*YMCA of Harrison County's SPLASH Swim program for Crawford County students. 

CCYPC 2017


Members of the CCYPC in no particular order are: ​Teresa Saling, Morgan Hollen, Bree Tyler, Emily Williams, Svitlana Wilhite, Erin Erwin, Sandreia Breeden, Abby Mortensen, Abigail Pierson, Stephanie Johnson, Haley Wilhite, Jenna Ford, Trevor Knight, Brent Smith, and Brianna Atwood

In 2017, the YPC  awarded $3,500 to Acres of Hope during its competitive grant cycle. 

​Crawford County Youth Philanthropy Council (CCYPC)

The Crawford County YPC is a responsive grant making program designed to empower the youth of Crawford County to review, score, and recommend grant proposals that provide meaningful impact to the community.

Deadlines and Application Links

*  Check back early in 2021 for CFCC's Youth Philanthropy Council Grant Application .

​​* Check back by Dec. 10, 2020 for information on the CFCC's Open, Competitive Grant Cycle.

Education Desk Drawer Grants are now being reviewed. Contact for information. 


CCYPC 2020

​​Left to Right: Jadin Wolf, Claudia Fraze, Alexis Fraime,

Leann Schwartz, Jacie Kalk  (Not Pictured: Kate Colglazier)

In 2020, the YPC  awarded $3,500 to 4 different nonprofits.

Award recipients were:

*  Crawford County Solid Waste Management District
*  East Crawford Elementary School
*  South Crawford Elementary School

*  Southern Indiana Community Healthcare

CCYPC 2019

​​Front Row: Kara Knight, Bailey Gilmore, Tyler Bailey, Addy Simpson

Back Row: Alexis Gilmore, Destiny Young, Autumn Kerce, Emily McMonigle, Brianna Key, Morgan Stutzman

Once again this year, the YPC saw some excellent proposals.

In all, $3,500 was awarded. Award recipients were:

*  Boys & Girls Club for their Keystone Club at Crawford County High School to launch a t-shirt business;

*  Marengo Wesleyan Church for their Soup Kitchen which will provide meals the third Saturday of every month in addition to hosting Clear Connection NA meetings;

*  Faith of a Mustard Seed for a Suicide Prevention Seminar.