The Orange County Community Foundation is proud to announce the availability of funding to nonprofits and charitable programs serving the area of Orange County.  These unrestricted grants are made possible through the OCCF Unrestricted Endowment Fund, Orange County Education/CAPE, Orange County Child Care Co-op, the Add and Mabel Gray Punkin Center Fund, and the Peter Grigsby, Linda Gerkin, Carolyn Clements, Donald Brewer, Larry Hollan, Mark and Peggy Jones, and Wendell and Helen Gooch Legacy Funds.

Grants will be targeted for projects that improve the quality of life of the citizens of Orange County and fall into the following categories:

  • arts and cultural activities
  • civic and historical affairs
  • community development
  • education
  • recreation
  • health and human services
  • youth

Applications are available on the OCCF website. All proposals must be submitted with the electronic application only by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, April 2, 2018. For more information, call the Orange County Community Foundation at 812-723-4150 or send an email to