The Wayne County, Indiana, Foundation, Inc. exists to foster and encourage private philanthropic giving, to enhance the spirit of community and to improve the quality of life in the Wayne County, Indiana, area now and for future generations.



Non-Profit Network Luncheon

Wednesday, June 6

11:30 a.m.

First English Lutheran Church

Click here for more information and to reserve your seat


Ready to network?! It's time!

Our next

Women's Networking Luncheon

will be held on

Wednesday, June 13

beginning at 11:30 a.m.

We'll meet in

Lingle Grand Hall

at Reid Health

Cost for the lunch is $10 and reservations are due by June 6

To register, click here:


Appplications are

being accepted for the

Forward Wayne County Program Director

Click here for position description and instructions to apply


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Gifts That Give Back

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making a gift that gives you
income for life?

Charitable Gift Annuities and Charitable Remainder Trusts

Gift Planning Tools

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set of resources to help
with Planned Giving and
Estate Planning.

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Steve Borchers

39 Years of Giving
Thirty-nine years ago good people in Wayne County formed our community foundation. They were the guardians of our future. Thanks to their efforts, we now have millions of dollars in assets to support our community today.

Our past guardians were wise and good and generous... and we are grateful to them. It is now up to us to make sure the next generation will be as fortunate.

Please give generously to the future.

WCF Annual Report 2016Click to view the
2016 Annual Report

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Gil Klose

When Gil Klose gives, he gives quietly never
asking for attention or public praise but his
giving did not go unnoticed by his children
Kevin, Christopher and Megan. As years passed and birthday and Christmas gifts became harder to buy, his children decided to honor their father's decades of generous giving by establishing the Gilbert Klose Endowment Fund at the Foundation.

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