Community Foundation of

Randolph County, Inc.

 

We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors. We borrow it from our children.

-Native American Proverb

 

A vision only works if it is kept alive.

-Elizabeth Jeffries

 

What I understand today is that communities must be based on equality and partnership.

-Juana Bordas

 

The servant must constantly ask: How can I use myself to serve best?

-Robert Greenleaf

 

Make no little plans, they have no magic to stir men's blood... Make big plans, aim high in hope and work.

-Daniel Burnham

 

 

Recent & Upcoming Activities

Braydon Hoggatt holds the check presented to his dad Brad Hoggett from Jim Davis for the Randy Players.

July:
16th-21st: 4-H Fair
28th: Board Meeting

August:
17th: Lilly Scholarship Kick-Off, 6:00 P.M. at Beeson Clubhouse
25th: Board Meeting

September:
9th: Lilly Scholarship Application Deadline, 4:30 P.M.
22nd: Board Meeting
30th: Grant Application Deadline, 4:30 P.M.

October:
14th: Dictionary Day
19th: Lilly Top 10 Banquet, 6:00 P.M. at Beeson Clubhouse
27th: Board Meeting


Quotes from the 1st Annual Lilly Scholars Picnic:

"It's not every day you receive a Lilly Scholarship, but it will change your life every day after." -Amanda Short, 2011 Lilly Recipient

"Being a board member has opened my eyes to the needs of our county." -Lyle "Skip" Overmyer, Board Member

"The Lilly Scholarship has allowed me to pursue my goals in education without worrying about the enormous debt that comes with higher education." -Kyle Lehman, 2001 Lilly Recipient

"The scholarship selection process gives me the opportunity to meet fine young people with bright futures, and to feel I've participated in their educational process." -Sheryl Thurston, Board Member

"It's a great thing to honor great kids." -Anonymous Board Member