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6/13/2018 Non-Profit Spotlight
Non-Profit Spotlight of the Month | Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County

Non-Profit Profile
This special feature showcases 1si’s non-profit members. Spotlighting members from across the community, 1si’s Non-Profit Member Spotlight reflects the variety of our membership. If you would like to be featured in this section, please fill out the following and return it along with a company logo (JPEG, GIF or PDF format) to Connie Mudd via email at

Company Name: Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County
Address: 33 State Street, Suite 344
City/State/Zip: New Albany, IN 47150
Business Phone: 812-945-4332
Contact Person: Jerry K. Finn
Contact Title: Executive Director
Contact Email:  

Please use 300 words or less to describe your agency and your impact in the community.

The Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County is a private foundation formed to provide lasting funding for projects and initiatives which benefit the citizens of the Floyd County.

To date; the Horseshoe Foundation has awarded over $42.3 million in grants and scholarships to hundreds of local organizations and over 750 deserving students enabling them to get a college or technical school degree. $2.4 million is generating economic development through the Small Business Revolving Loan program as well as $25,000 in matching funds for the Kiva 0% interest business start-up loans. The IU Southeast Student Investment fund of $190,000 provides a real-world learning experience in investment portfolio management for MBA students; the only fund of its kind in the metro area.

Horseshoe Southern Indiana has contributed nearly $60 million to the Foundation. The Foundation board is committed to funding good work in the community, while investing enough to insure the foundation lasts forever.

Agency Mission Statement or Description: the Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County promotes quality of place and economic development in the Floyd County community.

Year established: 1999

Counties/regions serviced: Floyd county

Focus areas: Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County was established in 1999 to provide resources to nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and governmental agencies for the benefit of residents in New Albany and Floyd County. Our focus is on economic development and improved quality of life and place.

Impact in community: The Horseshoe Foundation of Floyd County has awarded $42.4 million to benefit the citizens of Floyd County.

Volunteer Opportunities: Grants committee, Small Business Revolving loan committee and Investment committee.

How 1si members can help your organization: Continue to promote the loan programs.

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