Foundation Grants More Than $33,000 in Second Quarter
Barberton, OH (June 10, 2016) – 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 $33,500 to seven non-profit organizations upon its board of directors’ approval at the May 19, 2016 meeting. This quarter’s largest grant was to City of Barberton for the 26th Annual Barberton Mum Festival – Art in the Park, a tribute to Barberton’s 125th Birthday.
|Org name||Focus Area||Program Title||Strategy Area of Focus||Amount Rec.|
|Magical Theatre Company||Educational Excellence||Performing Arts Can Teach (P.A.C.T.) Barberton||Responsive||$2,000|
|City of Barberton Beautification||Community Image||26th Annual Barberton Mum Festival – Art in the Park, a Tribute to Barberton’s 125th Birthday||Strategic Collaboration||$12,000|
|City of Barberton Beautification||Community Image||Lake Anna Holiday Lighting||Responsive||$2,000|
|Info Line||Social Services||Access to Basic Need Services/Resources for Barberton Residents||Responsive||$3,000|
|Akron Canton Regional Foodbank||Social Services||2016 Barberton Food Distribution||Responsive||$7,500|
|Barberton Community Health Clinic||Social Services||Barberton Free Clinic||Responsive||$4,000|
|Mobile Meals||Social Services||Meals & Supplements for Low Income Children, Elderly and Disabled||Responsive||$1,000|
|Summit County Public Health||Social Services||Mobile Dentistry for Children||Responsive||$2,000|
Applications for the next quarterly grant cycle are due by Friday, July 1, 2016. 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. For more information on grants, please contact Debby Rolland at firstname.lastname@example.org or 330.745.5995.