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Scottsburg United Methodist Church Endowment Committee Chair Naomi Henderson, second from left, and Pastor Valerie Wilson, third from left, accept grant checks from Scott County Community Foundation Board Chairman L.L. Lowry and Executive Director Jaime Toppe. Grants were awarded from the Ella Maude McCulloch Mission Endowment Fund for $1,645.77, Kathy Nicholson Mission Endowment Fund for $125.08, Hazel Gillespie Hunger Fund for $177 and the Scottsburg United Methodist Church Endowment Fund for $4,374. All endowment funds are established at the Scott County Community Foundation and will benefit missions and youth programs at the church. All donations to the funds will be matched fifty cents for every dollar through a matching grant opportunity from Lilly Endowment.