Pay It Forward Award

Mt. Vernon River Days

Do you see changes that could be made in our community that would benefit the greater good? Does the community have a need that your group could meet? Does your nonprofit group have a need? Consider applying for the Mt. Vernon River Days “PAY IT FORWARD” Award! This award consists of $1000 that can be used by a group or organization with a need or a community project that benefits our beautiful county.

Applications can be found at and must be sent to or mail to Mt. Vernon Rivers Days, P.O. Box 225, Mt. Vernon, IN 47620 by noon August 11, 2017. Applications will be reviewed and approved by the “PAY IT FORWARD” Award Committee and will be announced at the Mt. Vernon River Days Closing Ceremony. If you have any questions, please feel free to call (812) 499-3297 or email


Mt. Vernon River Days “PAY IT FORWARD” Award Committee is dedicated to the betterment and enhancement of Posey County through gifts of money and service to deserving groups and organizations.


2018 Pay it Forward Application.. Coming soon!