Barbara Fischer

Director of Nonprofit Services


About Barbara

As Director of Nonprofit Services, Barbara serves as the primary liaison between the Community Foundation and nonprofits serving Kentucky. She also serves as staff writer, grantwriter and manages BGCF’s employee assistance hardship programs.

Prior to joining BGCF, Barbara taught English, composition and literature at the college level.

In her free time, Barbara enjoys fiction writing, playing the piano and quilting.


  • B.A., Pennsylvania State University
  • M.A., Eastern Kentucky University

Community Involvement

Glean Kentucky

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