Non-Profit Agency Support Funds
4-H Livestock Fund.
Established in 2017 by Chad and Afton Cooper and their son, Zane White to provide an annual grant to the Owen County Fair Board for use to support youth livestock showing. It can be used for show equipment, building repairs or enhancements that support the youth livestock program, or other expenses to support the same.
Area 10 Agency on Aging Fund.
Established in 2011 by Area 10 Agency on Aging to provide perpetual support for the organization’s operations in Owen County.
Bennie J. & Joan R. Woodruff Methodist Church Fund.
Established in 2002 as a remainder trust by Bennie J. Woodruff to provide an annual automatic grant to the Spencer United Methodist Church.
Tivoli Theater Endowment.
Established in 2012 by Owen County Preservations to support the ongoing operations of the Tivoli Theater in Spencer.
Flona Everly Query Fund.
Established in 2008 to support the Vandalia Community Preservation Association to preserve and keep the Vandalia Chapel and Vandalia Schoolhouse.
Gosport History Museum Fund.
Established in 1999 by the Fortnightly Club Gosport History Museum to provide perpetual support to the Gosport History Museum.
Jack R. DeFord Library Fund.
Established in memory of Jack R. DeFord in 2006 to support Spencer-Owen Schools transportation to the Owen County Library for instruction on library science.
Jim Vance Owen County YMCA Fund.
Established in 2004 as a memorial to Jim Vance to support the Owen County Family YMCA.
Owen County Community Foundation Operating Endowment Fund.
Established in 2000 by the board of directors of OCCF to provide perpetual operating funds for the Community Foundation.
Owen County Community Foundation Operating Fund.
Provides funding for current year operations of the OCCF.
Owen County Soil & Water Conservation District Fund.
Established in 2017 for the purpose of supporting the collecting charitable gifts in support of OCSWCD.
Owen County Humane Society Fund.
Established in 1998 to support the general operations of the Owen County Humane Society.
Owen County Ministerial Fund.
Established in 1997 by Julian and Faye Duling to provide annual support to the Owen County Ministerial Association.
Owen County Preservation Fund.
Established in 2005 to provide perpetual support to Owen County Preservations, Inc.
Owen Valley Jr. ROTC Fund.
Established in 2006 by local supporters of the Owen Valley youth organization to provide an annual grant to cover expenses of the group.
Senior Friends of Owen County Fund. Established in 2004 to provide perpetual support to the Senior Friends of Owen County.
Spencer Pride Fund.
Established in 2017 for the purpose of supporting Spencer Pride, Inc.
St. Jude Catholic Church Fund.
Established in 2000 for the purpose of supporting the St. Jude Catholic Church.