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Update: Boys and Girls Club of Fellsmere Update: Boys and Girls Club of Fellsmere
The Boys and Girls Club of Fellsmere are anxious to move into their new facility. BGC of Fellsmere originally opened in 2010 in the old school house building. The "Club" has since provided a home for educational and recreational resources to the children of Fellsmere....

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Laura Riding Jackson Moves to College
The relocation of the 110-year-old Florida cracker home is preparing to be on its way to its new host at the Mueller Campus of Indian River State College. The move is on track to be completed this summer. Laura Riding Jackson Foundation will continue its...

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ORCA's Center for Citizen Science ORCA's Center for Citizen Science
Our visit to ORCA's new Center for Citizen Science was nothing short of impressive. The lab, previously used for groundwater treatment and monitoring, will be put to use again after eight vacant years. The location of this facility will provide more opportunities for programs with...

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Charitable Giving: How To Save Tax Deductions Despite New Law Charitable Giving: How To Save Tax Deductions Despite New Law
  New Tax Law: New Charitable Planning The Tax Cut Jobs Act of 2017 changed the landscape for charitable giving. While charitable giving has never only been motivated by tax deductions, those deductions have been an important part of the planning process and have often...

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‘Power’ brunch: Impact 100 kicks off second decade ‘Power’ brunch: Impact 100 kicks off second decade
  “Today is a big day for us. We kick off our year and mark the beginning of our second decade,” said Denise Battaglini, Impact 100 board president, welcoming everyone to the 11th annual Impact 100 Membership Kickoff Brunch last Wednesday morning at the Oak...

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Community Foundation Launches Effort to Strengthen, Help Sustain Local Charities
(Vero Beach, Fla. – August 10, 2018) Since its establishment in 2008, Indian River Community Foundation (“IRCF”) has carried out a mission of building a better community through donor-driven philanthropy by helping generous residents of Vero Beach and the surrounding area to simplify their giving...

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Check Presentation: Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition
Indian River Community Foundation awarded a competitive grant of $45,000 to the Indian River County Healthy Start Coalition to partially support its Healthy Families of Indian River County program, which provides home visitations to families at risk for child abuse or domestic violence.  Grant funds...

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Check Presentation: Fighting Indian Band Boosters
Indian River Community Foundation awarded a competitive grant of $15,000 to the Fighting Indian Band Boosters.  Grant funds will be used to subsidize the total cost of $250,000 to provide high school students with the opportunity to perform in the 2019 London New Year’s Day...

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Check Presentation: Hope for Families Center
Indian River Community Foundation awarded a competitive grant of $20,000 to the Hope for Families Center. Grant funds will be used to support programs that aim to reduce the number of homeless families in Indian River County. This is one of ten grants recently awarded...

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Check Presentation: Mental Health Association of Indian River
Indian River Community Foundation awarded a competitive grant of $45,000 to the Mental Health Association of Indian River County.  Grant funds will be used to partially support the organization's Walk In and Counseling Center. This is one of ten grants recently awarded from the Community Enrichment...

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