Nominations are now being accepted until September 7, 2018 for the 2018 Game Changer Awards by the Barberton Community Foundation. The Game Changer Award is designed to recognize Barberton citizens, organizations and companies who have served as catalysts for extraordinary involvement in the Barberton community. Nominees should be those who have made a positive impact in Barberton through their leadership, vision and/or commitment.
Evaluation and Award:
The Barberton Community Foundation’s Community Advisory Group consists of a cross section of citizens throughout Barberton. The group will review all submitted nomination and make a decision by the end of September.
Awards will be presented at the Barberton Community Foundation’s Annual Dinner on Thursday, November 1, 2018.
Questions on the Game Changer Awards or Annual Dinner can be directed to the Barberton Community Foundation at 330-745-5995.
Tuscora Park Health & Wellness Foundation 2Q18 grants totaled $41,000.
Increasing Access to Services for Barberton and Norton Residents Through 2-1-1
OPEN M Medical Clinic
Cuyahoga Valley Countryside Conservancy
Farmers’ Market Food Expansion Project
Prevent Blindness, Northeast Ohio Chapter
Vision Care Outreach Program
Meals & Supplements for Recipients in Southern Summit County
United Way of Summit County
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.
Barberton, OH (May 25, 2018) – Barberton Community Foundation (BCF), an organization that has been committed to improving the quality of life for Barberton residents, announces its second quarter grants. BCF awarded $81,500 to eight organizations upon its board of directors’ approval at the May 10, 2018 meeting.
Barberton City School District
Preschool Expansion – Helping the Youngest Learners