Miami County News & Events

05 Jul NICF Receives National Standards Accreditation

The Northern Indiana Community Foundation (NICF) recently received accreditation with the nation’s highest standard for philanthropic excellence. National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations® establish legal, ethical, effective practices for community foundations everywhere. “Meeting the National Standards benchmarks is a rigorous, comprehensive process,” said Randy Royster, board...

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14 Jun Thank you, Rita Jackson

Rita Jackson is a true pillar of the community. From civic-minded citizen, volunteer, educator and more, her philanthropic influence is felt throughout Miami County and beyond. Rita has been an ambassador for the Miami County Community Foundation by serving on several boards and committees, as well...

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25 May Heyde Retires as NICF Scholarship Coordinator

May 25, 2022   Alison Heyde is retiring this month after a decade as the Scholarships Coordinator at NICF. “It’s been a great 10 years working in the world of scholarships here at the Northern Indiana Community Foundation,” said Heyde. “I have had the opportunity to meet so...

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02 Jul Quilting Bee

On June 28th, the Miami County Community Foundation (MCCF) hosted a quilting bee at Grateful Earth Farm to not only discuss the successes and hopes for the Community Foundation but to show gratitude for some of the women who have helped MCCF succeed. This group...

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