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The Women's Fund is accepting grant applications from nonprofit organizations serving the women and girls in our community.

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Serving the community since 1951 and focusing on helping make our community a better place to live, work and play.

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Butler County COVID-19

Response Fund  

A collaborative, community response to deploy resources to local nonprofit organizations

We need your support to ensure people impacted by the coronavirus are able to receive the help they need.

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Your local partner for

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"Building a better community through creative philanthropy, vision and leadership."

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Women's Fund Accepting Grant Requests

January 29, 2021

The Women’s Fund of the Hamilton Community Foundation announces May 22, 2021 as its deadline for its annual grants.  The vision is to be a leader in uniting efforts to bring about social change that

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Harry T. Wilks 2020 Educators of Excellence Nominees Selected

October 15, 2020

A total of 19 educators have been selected to be recognized as Educators of Excellence from the Harry T. Wilks Hamilton Celebrates Education program this year. Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the annual

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S.D. Berry Family Fund

Steve Berry, PhD, is a Chicago native who moved his family to Oxford in 1979 from Southern California.  In 1988, the family moved again, this time from Oxford to Hamilton.  As he moves into retirement, Steve has time to explore what Hamilton has to offer, and think about ways of giving back. That desire led he and his wife, Cathy, to begin the S.D. Berry Family Fund at the Hamilton Community Foundation. Read more about the Berrys...

Friends of the Chrisholm Fund: Preserving History

The Friends of Chrisholm Historic Farmstead established an organizational endowment fund at the Foundation in 2014.  The fund was started in conjunction with the 20th Anniversary of the founding of the Friends of Chrisholm Historic Farmstead nonprofit organization and the 200th Anniversary of the arrival of the Amish to Butler County. Learn more about Friends of Chrisholm...