Clinton County Foundation Mission

We SERVE as a community resource, CONNECT donors to needs and SUPPORT charitable organizations in their work for strong Clinton County communities.


Clinton County Foundation

Wilmington, Ohio 45177


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March 6, 2020

Want to bring joy to a Clinton County child? Read to them.

Today, we kicked off the Imagination Library fund with our partners ATSG, and all of the Libraries in Clinton County. The governor's wife, Fran DeWine, helped us introduce this great new program for children fro...

January 29, 2019

Last year the Clinton County Foundation and their funds made more than 60 grants to local charitable organizations. More than $253,000 went to support the good work. We are proud of this list of recipients--they  improve the lives of those in need and they work to buil...

 This is good advice from a friend of the Foundation, Kyle Rudduck. If need some assistance, give the Foundation a call at 937-566-1634 and we will be happy to assist you!

As the old saying goes, “it is better to give than receive.” And while it’s hard to argue that giv...

Three good reasons to start a donor-advised fund at Clinton County Foundation

Changes in the tax laws last year have made charitable giving a challenge. The standard deduction increased to $12,000 for individuals and $24,000 for couples.

As a result of these changes, it’...

November 5, 2018

The Clinton County Foundation is on the road to becoming a nationally accredited community foundation. For our friends and neighbors, this means that there is really very little difference between the largest community foundation in United States --the Silicon Valley C...

July 20, 2018

Are you a friend of a non-profit or a board member? Big job. It’s not just showing up to work an event and selling tickets. There’s a whole lot more. If you don’t have at least three hours a month to spend on your nonprofit, becoming a board member might be a disservic...

December 14, 2017

Spreading joy at the holidays will brighten your day and lift your spirits. That is a proven fact. Those who are generous and charitable gain more by giving. There is research that verifies the intrinsic value of charity—that happy people give and that giving makes the...

People call me all the time. They want to know, "How can I tell if my kid's INSERT ANY CHARITABLE GROUP HERE is legit?" Seriously, this is a huge problem in our country, in our state and in our county. It's hard to trust the integrity of those who have their hands on t...

 Alan Jackson's song Little Bitty is all about us-the Clinton County Foundation and our community

"Well, it's alright to be little bitty
A little hometown or a big old city
Might as well share, might as well smile
Life goes on for a little bitty while."