What is Blackford Initiative?

Our Mission

We are a group of individuals dedicated to improving the quality of life in Blackford County. Our backgrounds in education, technology, non-profits and government lend a broad perspective on the history, resources, and prospects for our community. 

Our Goals

  1. Focus on action based, quality of life initiatives.

  2. Serve as a catalyst for cooperative projects by individuals, non-profits and government.

  3. Engage and develop new community leaders. 

  4. Use external resources for community improvement: universities, foundations and non-profit organizations. 

  5. Develop a Blackford Initiative social media platform as an organizing tool and for positive community messaging including a community calendar.