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Barberton Community Foundation 2021 Virtual Annual Dinner

Intro: Join Barberton Community Foundation for our Virtual Annual Dinner on Thursday, November 4, 2021. Help us celebrate an unforgettable 25th anniversary as we make our final payment on Barberton High School. During our virtual dinner, attendees will be able to chat...

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Foundation Welcomes Karie Sattler as Office Manager

Foundation Welcomes Karie Sattler as Office Manager

Barberton Community Foundation is pleased to welcome Karie Sattler as our new Office Manager. Karie’s first day was Monday, August 30. “I’m so excited to have the opportunity to work for the Foundation,” said Karie. “Everyone made me feel extremely welcome, and the...

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Nominate a Game Changer

Nominate a Game Changer

It’s that time of year again! The annual Game Changer Award is open and accepting nominations through July 15. This year has been exceptional for many reasons. Help us identify those individuals and organizations who deserve recognition!

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Ray E. Leach, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund

Ray E. Leach, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund

Barberton Community Foundation is pleased to welcome the Leach Family to the Foundation with the announcement of the Ray E. Leach, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund. Tina, Kathy, Mike, and Ray have decided to honor their father (and Brianna her grandfather), with a scholarship that will benefit a Barberton student pursuing a trade school or technical education.

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Hal Naragon Charity Golf Outing

Hal Naragon Charity Golf Outing

A Day of Golf for a Good Cause Please join us on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Chippewa Golf Club for the inaugural Hal Naragon Charity Golf Outing! The money raised for this charitable event will aid the Hal Naragon Memorial Scholarship Fund, playing a hand in assisting...

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Foundation Announces 2021 First Grant Cycle Awards

Foundation Announces 2021 First Grant Cycle Awards

Foundation Board Meets, Announces Job Opening, First Cycle Grant Partners Barberton Community Foundation’s Board of Directors met via Zoom on Thursday, March 18, to approve $87,200 in grants to eight area nonprofits, to share committee updates, and to discuss the job...

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