Skip to main navigation.

Operation Round Up Report


2018 Grants

January 2018    
Covered Bridge Harmony Chorus of Greencastle help with the purchase of a 3-step riser section $900.00
March 2018    

Montgomery County Youth Service
This money will be used towards purchase of a laptop and software, hygiene bags along with creation of a video on how best to use hygiene products.  Will also be used to develop an animated video for the purpose of suicide prevention. $1,793.99
Russellville Community Volunteer Fire Department Money will be used to purchase two 800 mhz handheld radios.  The addition of these two radios will help with communications and safety to all responses. $9,696.66
Partnership Parke County This money will help with rental fee of the Commercial Building during the Parke County 4-H Fair.  Local vendors/exhibitors are invited to setup booth space which allows them to showcase their products/services and have interaction with the community. $500.00
Lyford Volunteer Fire Department Money will help purchase a portable pump to be used on their tanker truck.  The pump will also be able to be removed and used to pump water from creeks, ponds, rivers or any other static water source. $5,000.00
Southwest Parke COmmunity Schools Money will help support the establishment of Innovation Labs in each elementary building.  These labs will contain materials and curriculum for STEM/STEAM activities to grow students in the 21st Century skills necessary for today's workforce. $5,000.00


2017 Grants

September 2017    
Putnam County Giving Tree, Inc

Provide Christmas gifts for approx. 500 children of needy families

North Central Parke – Turkey Run     

Help to build music library for band students

Clay Youth Football League Inc. 

Replacement of rotted light poles

Community Christmas Choir  

Purchase of chairs and song book binders

June 2017    
Parke Adult Tutoring Service Help supply children's books to four mini libraries $1000.00
YMCA of the Wabash Valley (Brazil) Offset cost fo financial assistance toward Summer Day Camp $1000.00
New Market Community Volunteer Fire Department Toward purchase and installation of back-up generator $3000.00
Putnam County Kids Goat Barn Purchase of goat/livestock pens $3800.00
Town of Waveland Outdoor warning siren to install at Lake Waveland $3000.00

March 2017

Parke Vermillion Community Pregnancy Center Help make new facility electrically safe and handicap accessible $3000.00
Marshall Volunteer Fire Department Upgrade (5) 800 MHz fire radios $5000.00
Montezuma Youth Baseball League

Fencing for new ballfield

Bloomingdale Youth Association

Update and repair playground equipment and purchase ballpark seating

Lyford Volunteer Fire Department

Replace firehose, pediatric medical kits, firefighting gloves & breather apparatus

Montezuma Girls Softball

New ice machine for concession stand

January 2017    
Rockville Elementary School                     

Purchase toward Alphabetter desks               

Rockville Rox Boosters                                       

Upgrades to concession shack



2016 Grants

September 2016

Reelsville-Washington Township Volunteer Fire Dept. Replacing aged and worn hose


Montgomery County Youth Service Bureau Breakfast with Santa for underprivileged children $875.00

Parke County 4-H Council

Insulating Blacksmithing building $5000.00
Turkey Run Elementary PTO Purchase of security window coverings


Parke County Live Music Guild Assist in paying to bring national artists for shows $1000.00

June 2016


Mountie Mission, Inc. of Ladoga

Clothing, backpacks and school supplies for children in need



        Parke County Inc.

Plaza Seating


YMCA of the Wabash Valley Offset cost of financial assistance for Summer Day Camp


Waveland Town Marshal 800 Mhz Radio and bullet proof vest $3834.00
Marshall Youth Association Fencing


J.U.G.A. Fire Dept (Bellmore) Purchase of S.C.B.A filling station
Covered Bridge Art Association Replacement of Gallery lighting fixtures


March 2016

Bloomingdale Youth Association

The grant money will be used for the purchase of two new wireless scoreboards.


Indiana Force Sports Organization, Inc. of Montezuma         

Monies will be used to purchase new uniforms.





January 2016

Ripley Township Volunteer Fire Dept For the purchase of 2 AED's



Parke Vermillion County Humane Society Help to replace roof on Humane Society building



Lyford Volunteer Fire Dept Purchase of rescue saw, lighting, helmets and chain kits for vehicle extrication



2015 Grants

September 2015

Putnam County Giving Tree Inc.

Provides assistance to Putnam County residents
Christmas gifts for kids & Food Baskets


Montgomery County Youth Service Bureau

Funding for volunteer appreciation gifts



Parke County 4-H Fair, Inc. Fencing for 2014 shelter house



Rockville Elementary School New kiln for art room



Salvation Army-Parke County Service Ext Unit Unmet basic needs and food purchases during Christmas season



June 2015

Clay County Cooperative Benevolence Provide assistance to low income families for food, shelter, medical needs



Florida Township Civic Club Inc.

Replace wiring and light fixtures with LED lighting




Complete repairs to Mecca Softball Diamond Concession/Scoring Booth



JUGA (Bellmore) Volunteer Fire Dept. Weighted manikin for training



March 2015

Community Theatre of Clay County Purchase of wall repair, painting, new lighting and carpeting



Parke Vermillion Community Pregnancy Center

Purchase educational materials to help mothers and fathers become better parents and materials to help local groups present abstinence as the healthy choice for birth control. New items will also be purchased for the Earn While You Learn program such as car seats, crib mattresses and diapers




Riverton Parke High School - Softball

Replace the scoreboard on their softball field




January 2015    
Montezuma Youth Baseball League Help complete construction of restroom at ballpark



Turkey Run JV/Varsity Cheerleading

Purchase equipment and uniforms



Clay County Humane Society

Toward the purchase of new van



Parke County Parks & Recreation

Courtesy dock replacement




$861,701.95 has been awarded through September 2017!


Back to Operation Round Up®