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Friends of the Chrisholm Fund: Preserving History

May 20, 2016

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

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John and Lori Rehm Fund

John and Lori Rehm Fund

May 11, 2016

Lori Rehm’s life is about community and connection, both through both her nursing career and volunteer service. The registered nurse has worked at LifeSpan for more than 20 years, where she is a care manager

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Foundation Celebrates 65 years

Foundation Celebrates 65 years

May 5, 2016

In 2016, the Hamilton Community Foundation is celebrating 65 years!  This translates into 65 years of listening to collaborating with the nonprofit community, and using knowledge gleaned from those efforts to help

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Bob and Pam Long Donor Advised Fund

May 1, 2016

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

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Announcing: Special Tax-Free IRA Gifts

Announcing: Special Tax-Free IRA Gifts

April 11, 2016

If you are 70½ or older, it is once again possible to make tax-favored charitable gifts from traditional and Roth IRA accounts. On December 18 the President signed into law legislation that

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Job Connector Program:  Getting Butler County to Work
Matt Dutkevicz, executive director of BCTRA, with Craig Wilks, treasurer of the Hamilton Community Foundation.

Job Connector Program:  Getting Butler County to Work

April 11, 2016

A $25,000 grant from the Hamilton Community Foundation to the Butler County Regional Transit Authority (BCTRA) will help both job seekers and employers.   “We are very grateful for the grant,” says

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