The Barren County Educational Foundation, Inc. was originally established in 1994 and reestablished in February 2005. The purpose of this corporation is to serve and assist in receiving grants, bequests, donations, gifts, and memoriams in funding and establishing worthwhile educational opportunities and enrichments in conjunction with the Barren County Board of Education.
Donors may direct giving to specific areas of need through grants, scholarships, even non-monetary gifts. NO gift is too small or unappreciated. All gifts are tax deductible. Donations may be made anonymously.
Officers of the Foundation are as follows: Dr. Jerry Ralston, President; Tammy Groce, Vice-President; Sarah Vincent, Secretary/Treasurer. Directors are as follows: Holly Trowbridge, Brent Billingsley, Sammie Parsley, Lewis Bauer, Charlie Campbell, Holly Trowbridge and Derron Steenbergen.
The Barren County Educational Foundation has committed to coordination and cooperation with the Barren County Alumni Association as regards publicity, dissemination of information, projects, and scholarship opportunities for students and Barren County graduates. Quarterly meetings are scheduled prior to the quarterly Barren County Alumni Association meetings.