Congratulations 2020 Hamilton Community Foundation Scholarship Recipients!

This year $1.3 million in scholarships were awarded to graduating seniors.  Thank you to the generous donors who support education in our community!


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Butler County COVID-19 Response Fund Update

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Covid-19 Response fund update

June 19, 2020

Through a collaboration with the Hamilton Community Foundation and the Butler County United Way, the Butler County Covid-19 Response fund has supported emergent needs of local nonprofits.  The pool of funds available

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Front line organizations receive support from Covid-19 Fund

May 21, 2020

The Butler County COVID-19 Response Fund has granted nearly $450,000 to 28 organizations with a focus on directly assisting those in need including families, seniors and the homeless. The Hamilton Community Foundation

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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...

Bob and Pam Long Donor Advised Fund

Bob and Pam Long learned about giving to others at a young age, and that lesson is practiced daily in both their professions and their lives. Because of this shared compassion for their community, last summer summer they established the Bob and Pam Long Donor Advised Fund. Read more about the Longs...