The Greater Jefferson County Foundation offers over 35 years of experienced service and growth to the Jefferson County Community by awarding grants to many community non-profit organizations. These grants to local nonprofit groups have traditionally been used for capital improvements. Area communities benefiting from the grants include, Fairfield, Batavia, Libertyville, Lockridge, Pleasant Plain and Packwood. Charitable giving, as well as effective state planning will make it possible for residents to continue to assist the foundation in attaining their goals and completing their mission. For more information concerning foundation funds and programs, call their office at 641-472-0758. The grant application forms can be accessed by going to their website www.greaterjeffersoncountyfoundation.org. Applications are due by 4pm June 1st each year.