of Howard County, Inc.
Charitable Dreams for Community Needs
The Community Foundation of Howard County, Inc. makes a positive difference in our community.
We help people who are passionate about giving back to our community, take the lead on community initiatives and partner with nonprofit organizations to support a broad range of projects that make a positive impact.
Browse our Web site for more information about our work, and see the difference that philanthropy can make!
2016 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship Recipients Announced
Anna Ortmann and Benjamin Tracy have been named recipients of four-year, full-tuition scholarships as the Community Foundation of Howard County’s 2016 Lilly Endowment Community Scholars. Anna, daughter of DelRoy and Donna Ortmann, is a Northwestern High School student. Benjamin, son of Julie Tracy and Mark Tracy, is a Kokomo High School student.
The Community Foundation of Howard County recognized the accomplishments of the other four finalists with $1,000 scholarships. They include Nathaniel Everett, from Eastern High School, son of Thomas and Monica Everett; Marissa Middleton, from Eastern High School, daughter of Michael and Monica Middleton; Madeline Ryals, from Kokomo High School, daughter of Jeffrey and Carol Ryals; and Brianna Trent, from Western High School, daughter of Lisa Carney and Larry Trent.
Community Foundation of Howard County Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Throughout 2016, the Community Foundation of Howard County will be celebrating its 25th anniversary in the community. Read more.
25th Anniversary Celebration$1,000 Drawing Winners
Mental Health Association
Greater Kokomo Economic Development Alliance
Delmar E. Demaree Family YMCA
Kokomo Humane Society
Birthright of Kokomo
City of Firsts Automotive Heritage Museum
5% Giving -- An Attainable Approach to Giving
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
A memorial monument and statue will be constructed in honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the corner of Apperson Way and North Lafountain St., Kokomo, Ind. Donations are now being accepted for this project.
How to Donate
Online: Select ‘Give Now’ from this page. In the comment section, designate the MLK Memorial.
By Mail: Send donations to the Community Foundation of Howard County, 215 W. Sycamore St., Kokomo, IN 46901, or to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, P.O. Box 161, Kokomo, IN 46903-0161. Make checks payable to the Community Foundation of Howard County and designate MLK Memorial in the memo line.