TPHW Announces 1st Quarter Grants
Tuscora Park Health & Wellness Foundation 1Q17 grants totaled $25,500.
|Barberton City School District
||Helping “Magics” Succeed – offset medications and eyeglasses for Barberton students
|American Red Cross
||Home Fire Campaign – smoke detectors and home fire plans for those in Summit County
|IBH Addiction Recovery Center
||REACH Project – transportation costs for the participants in the REACH Program
||OPEN M Dental Services
|Love An Angel Foundation
||The Gathering Place – outdoor playground installation
||Barberton Community Leadership Institue (CLI) – programmatic costs
The Tuscora Park Health & Wellness Foundation (TPHWF) was created in 1996 via the merger of the original Barberton Citizens Hospital Foundation and the Barberton Citizens Hospital Auxiliary, which had long histories of improving the quality of health care in our area. TPHWF is a private and independent philanthropic organization that provides grants to charitable organizations that share our mission to provide health and wellness opportunities for citizens of Barberton and surrounding communities.
The Barberton Community Foundation has partnered with the Tuscora Park Health & Wellness Foundation and is responsible for its administration. For more information visit ww.barbertoncf.org/tphwf.
BCF Awards 1st Quarter Grants
Grants Address Barberton’s Most Pressing Needs
Barberton, OH (February 24, 2016) – Barberton Community Foundation (BCF), an organization that has been committed to improving the quality of life for Barberton residents, announces its first quarter grants. BCF awarded $76,000 to five organizations upon its board of directors’ approval at the February 16, 2017 meeting.
||Barberton College Access Initiative
|The National Inventors Hall of Fame
||Camp Invention STEM Based Enrichment for Underserved Barberton Youth
||Lake Anna Summer Entertainment Series 2017
||Canadian Geese Control
|Stewarts Caring Place
||Cancer Support Services for Barberton individuals and families on their cancer journey
||Barberton Community Leadership Institute
Applications for the next quarterly grant cycle are due by April 3rd, 2017. Additionally, the Foundation’s Small Grant Program accepts applications monthly for grants up to $1,000, due the Last Friday of every month. More information is available at www.barbertoncf.org.
About the Barberton Community Foundation:
The Barberton Community Foundation (BCF) has been committed to improving the quality of life for Barberton residents since 1996, through the continual giving power of the original endowment and through funds established by donors with their hearts focused on Barberton.