Mission of the Appanoose County Community Fund:

The Appanoose County Community Fund was formed by AEDC in 2005 to coordinate and provide philanthropic support for community betterment projects in Appanoose County. The foundation is made up of community minded individuals who have the ability to assess community needs, implement asset development, evaluate area grant applications, encourage partnerships and initiate activities to enhance Appanoose County.

The Appanoose County Community Foundation Grants

Grants are available to 501(c)3 organizations and government entities serving Union County. Grant selections are made in an effort to create a better quality of life for people in Union County. The local governing committee reviews the applications from charitable organizations serving their community. 

2021 Grant Cycle Closed

Advisory Board Members

Larry Bettis - Chair
Richard Gorden - Vice Chair
Irene Brooks
Jan Cowan   
John Probasco   
Cynthia Sulser