We Love Where We Live
Jasper Newton Foundation
The Jasper Newton Foundation Inc. is a local nonprofit organization that connects residents of Jasper County and Newton County, Indiana with causes they care about through coordinated investments and strategic grantmaking. It’s a way for local people to come together and solve local challenges facing Jasper and Newton Counties every day, leaving a long-term impact and legacy in the community. By working as an advocate for the whole nonprofit sector and connecting residents and organizations across the two counties, the Jasper Newton Foundation enables a larger impact beyond what one individual nonprofit or donor can accomplish.
JNF COVID-19 Carnegie Center Schedule:
The JNF offices will be open from 8 am to 4 pm central time. You MUST wear a mask inside the building. If you cannot wear a mask, please call our office to make other arrangements: 219-866-5899
In order to serve you best – if you want to make sure you can speak with one of our staff members, please call ahead or make an appointment. We want to make sure we have time blocked out to help you with giving questions, setting up a new fund, or helping you choose the right giving vehicle for your charitable goals.
Prairie Arts Council is hosting gallery hours for current shows on Tuesday and Thursdays from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm central time. Please call 219-866-5278 for more information and check Facebook for updates on shows. You will need a mask inside the Carnegie Center.
Do Some Good While You Shop!
We love where we live. Jasper and Newton Counties are where we eat, grow, learn, teach, come together, worship, work, raise our families, and make the world a better place. So here is your chance to share the love – the love of where you live.
Proceeds from the “Love Where You Live” store will go back out into the community through the Jasper and Newton County Community Grant Funds to continue to make our own neighborhoods wonderful places to be.
Go on and brag a little and do some good while you shop.
Visit our online store to see more!
Roots + Graffiti Podcast
Roots & Graffiti, a short chat about the real, raw Jasper County, Indiana. Topics to be discussed range from project announcements to conversations about rural issues. Join hosts Stephen Eastridge from the Jasper County Economic Development Organization & Brienne Hooker from the Jasper Newton Foundation as they examine and breakdown the happenings in Jasper County, Indiana.
Join Stephen and Brienne as talk landscaping and growing a successful small business in Jasper County with Braden and Ashley Clark of Clark’s Cutting Edge, Inc. from Remington, Indiana. The Clark Family has served our area for over 17 years and is planning to expand in 2021. This family-owned small business is part of the backbone of the Remington community and the owners are a full-blown community support team. Not only are they raising 3 boys and running a business they find time to volunteer in Remington and truly love where they live.