Indian Hills Foundation

The Indian Hills FoundationThe IHCC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) corporation.

The purpose of the Indian Hills Community College Foundation is to provide scholarships for Indian Hills students, helping them improve their quality of life and thereby investing in their future. The Indian Hills Foundation provides scholarships annually to hundreds of students, receiving strong support from the college's faculty and staff, as well as from the surrounding community.

The Indian Hills Foundation was organized in 1973 and initiated a district–wide fundraising campaign in 1975. The Foundation provides scholarships to hundreds of students each year. Since 1975, nearly 16,800 students have received scholarships totaling more than $13.6 million. In fiscal year 2012, the Foundation awarded $1.1 million in scholarships to nearly 600 students.

The staff and faculty of Indian Hills Community College strongly support the Foundation. For the ninth consecutive year, 100% of full–time employees (383 people) have made an annual donation to the Foundation and this year's total is nearly $60,000.

The Foundation accepts and manages gifts and donations for the betterment of the college and its students. It also provides appropriate tax advantages for donors. Contributions are deductible on itemized State of Iowa and federal income tax returns to the extent allowable by law.

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Indian Hills Foundation Annual Report (2013)
Indian Hills Foundation Form 990 (2012)

IHCC Foundation Scholarship Information

Outstanding Service Awards and Dr. Jim Lindenmayer Leadership Award

In 2013, the Dr. Jim Lindenmayer Leadership Award was established to recognize an individual located in the Indian Hills ten–county region who has displayed outstanding leadership traits–compassion, integrity, service, and vision. Dr. Jim Lindenmayer, the first recipient, was recognized at the annual staff workshop. Each year, the Indian Hills Community College Foundation presents awards for outstanding achievement and service to five individuals in the following categories:

  • Two awards to Indian Hills employees
  • One award to an Indian Hills retiree
  • One award to a lay citizen
  • One award to an outstanding alumnus/alumna

Indian Hills employees, retirees, students, and interested citizens are invited to submit nominations.
Nominations for 2014 are due Thursday, May 29, 2014.
Nomination Guidelines
Nomination Form: Outstanding Service or Alumnus
Nomination Form: Leadership
Past Recipients

Foundation Policies and Statements

Indian Hills Foundation Board Members

The Indian Hills Foundation Board of Directors is comprised of individuals who have expressed an interest and desire to use their leadership skills and time to assist the Indian Hills Community College Foundation in serving students. The members of the board serve without compensation and are responsible for the management of all properties and/or monies conveyed to the Foundation.

Thomas M. Awtry, Ottumwa Ken Bucklin, Sigourney Sarah Cochran, Fairfield
Linda Crookham–Hansen, Oskaloosa Jean Dell, Ottumwa Joseph Goedken, Ottumwa
Gayla Harrison, Ottumwa Kevin Hranicka, Keosauqua Tom Hull, Ottumwa
Jill Kerns, Chariton Jerry L. Kirkpatrick, Centerville Bob Perkins, Ottumwa
Jack E. Scieszinski, Albia Jan Wetrich, Ottumwa Alan M. Wilson, Corydon
Lottie Wilson, Centerville Brad Woolard, Bloomfield Lori Yates, Ottumwa
Lori Zingg, Ottumwa    

Address

Indian Hills Foundation
Indian Hills Community College
525 Grandview Avenue
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Contact

Rhonda Conrad, Executive Director
email:
phone: (641) 683-5115 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5115

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