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Foundation Receives $1 Million Matching Grant to Grow Grantmaking in Muncie and Delaware County

By: Kallie Sulanke— Muncie, Indiana – The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County, Inc. has received a grant of $1 million as part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s seventh phase of its Giving Indiana Funds for Tomorrow (GIFT) initiative. With GIFT VII, Lilly Endowment is making up to $125 million available to help Indiana community foundations strengthen the towns, cities and counties they serve. The Community Foundation can use this matching fund grant to further build financial assets and support…

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23rd Annual Feed My Sheep Thanksgiving Dinner set for Thursday, Nov. 22 at Muncie Central High School

By: Jeannine Lee Lake— Muncie, Indiana—Feed My Sheep Muncie is ready to feed about 1,500 people a hot meal of turkey, mashed potatoes, green beans and corn on Thursday. But with the numbers of meal requests still rapidly rolling in, organizers say there is still a need for cash donations and food items for its 23rd annual Thanksgiving Day Community Outreach. The event – started by former Muncie educators George and Teresa Huggins in 1995 – begins at 11 am Thursday, in…