Fund Purpose To preserve timberland, pastureland, farmland, open spaces and family farms through the support of land protection projects and land stewardship activities in Harrison County, Indiana. Fund Story In May, 2010 the Charles L. Reising, Sr. Land Conservation Fund was established to preserve timberland, pastureland, farmland, open spaces and family farms through the support of land protection projects and land stewardship activities in Harrison County, Indiana.
Charles L. Reising, Sr. was born on January 5, 1915 in Harrison Co., Indiana to Albert Adam Reising and Myrtle Susan Flock. Charles married Evelyn Mae Bailey in 1949 and they had two children, Charles L. Reising, Jr. and Ardis Wilson. He was a retired oiler for Union Carbide Co. in Louisville and a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. He died December 24, 1997 in New Albany, Indiana.
Properties placed under a conservation easement with the support of the Fund shall have a sign erected and contain the following; “The Land Conservation Easement on this property was supported by a grant from the Charles L. Reising, Sr. Conservation Fund honoring Charles L. Reising, Sr., Harry B. Wilson, and Robert Brown.”
Harrison County Community Foundation (HCCF) COVID-19 Relief Fund
The Harrison County Community Foundation (HCCF) is committed to being a resource to help address the needs as they arise in our community resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak. The
HCCF COVID-19 Relief Fund will provide flexible resources to our nonprofit organizations serving Harrison County residents as they address immediate and long-term needs. HCCF will serve as a
partner in the effort.
If you would like to join us in helping meet the need, you are invited to make a gift to the HCCF COVID-19 Relief Fund. Gifts may be made online at hccfindiana.org or by mailing a
check to HCCF, PO Box 279, Corydon, IN 47112. Make checks payable to HCCF with "COVID-19 Relief Fund" noted.
The Harrison County Community Foundation is a public foundation supported by donations from individuals and businesses. Its mission is to inspire and assist everyone to experience
philanthropy, producing positive and sustainable growth in Harrison County.