About Us

Our legacy and our future

The Nicholas County Community Foundation is a 501(c)3, public charity, created by and for the people of Nicholas County.  We manage collection of charitable funds created by donations from caring citizens and businesses.  This collection of funds is Nicholas County’s permanent endowment whose earnings support a wide variety of causes throughout the county. We invite you to read more about your Foundation!


Start Your Own Fund

Creating Your Own Legacy  

If you want to make a difference, the Nicholas County Community Foundation makes charitable giving as easy and effective as possible. We offer a simple, powerful and highly personal approach to giving. Setting up an endowed fund with the NCCF is easy and can be completed in three simple steps.  Read more…

Grants and Scholarships

Through the generous support of our donors, Nicholas County Community Foundation distributes grants to nonprofit organization that  enhance the quality of life for residents in Nicholas County.  We also administer scholarships on behalf of our donors.   Since 2009 we have distributed over $625,000 in grants and scholarship throughout Nicholas County.