Ohio Philanthropy News - June 29, 2018

Friday, June 29, 2018

Beelieve it! Hoover wins national Junior Achievement award. Local entrepreneurship programming support for Junior Achievement of East Central Ohio is generously provided by The Burton D. Morgan Foundation, The Hoover Foundation, The Deuble Foundation, Fred Olivieri Construction, Coastal Pet Products, Belden Brick Co., A.A. Hammersmith Insurance, E-Tank Ltd., Old Wood Ltd., Garner Financial Services - State Farm, and the Ohio Small Business Development Center.
Lorain County Community Foundation issues 1,000 book challenge to Lorain County
Valley seniors recognized at scholarship breakfast by the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley
Asthma and ADHD top chronic health conditions for tristate children according to report funded by Interact for Health and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, with support from the United Way of Greater Cincinnati.
Cleveland kids create superheroes that would help the city. The program was dubbed Camp ComicKid and funded by Third Federal Foundation.
Pickaway County Community Foundation issues grant to Ronald McDonald House
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame now free to Cleveland residents, thanks to KeyBank Foundation
Ohio State Bar Foundation awards civics education grant to media group (http://www.akronlegalnews.com/editorial/20273)
Licking County Foundation donor profile: Amanda Broseus gives back
Dayton Foundation donors award $24M in grants in first half of 2018
Toledo Community Foundation awards $150,000 to local nonprofits
HealthPath Foundation grant gives boost to Salvation Army senior program

The Women’s Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation’s Appointed Initiative is empowering women to seek a seat at the table.
Renowned artist picked for RTA Project in Cleveland. LAND studio in partnership with the City of Cleveland, the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority (RTA), NOACA, Anisfield-Wolf and The Cleveland Foundation are transforming the rapid transit line through a series of large-scale, artist-designed murals, installations, and experiences.
United Way of Greater Cleveland unveils dramatic new attack on root causes of poverty: A Greater Cleveland
Columbus State halfway to $10M private funding goal for culinary arts center thanks to Cameron Mitchell Restaurants, AEP, The Columbus Foundation, and the Wasserstrom family.
Women's Endowment Fund celebrates funding milestone. The Medina County Women's Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation awarded $22,200 in grants.
jHUB, an initiative of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland, sees success ‘welcoming’ interfaith families to Jewish Cleveland

Duke Foundation awards $190,000 grants locally
ArtsWave distributes $10M, names next campaign chair
Work begins to expand Miracle Park. The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation donated $4,387 for the purchase of additional playground equipment.
Akron, United Way of Summit County partner to build new Kenmore playground
CVS Health Foundation and National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics grants to fund diabetes program, other services at free clinic in Xenia

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My summer reading list
Not necessarily what I think of as beach or light summer reading, here’s what’s on this year’s top 10 list for leisure time reading on the screened porch.
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