Foundation Supports Children’s Summer Activities

June 2, 2020

The Richland County Foundation is supporting summertime programs focused on children.  The Summertime Kids Committee Chaired by Foundation Board of Trustee member Jotika Shetty along with members from the community awarded $44,556 in Summertime Kid grants. The grants of up to $2,500 were given to support creative, educational, and fun-filled activities for hundreds of Richland County children. 

The following grants were approved:

Blue Rose Mission                                           Home Repairs and Training

Camp Nuhop                                                   Summer Camp

Crestview Local Schools                                  Arts Enrichment

Crossroads City Center                                   Summer Camp

Friendly House                                                Summer Fun Program

Hospice of North Central Ohio                       Camp Hope

K-City Childcare                                              Summer Camp

Little Buckeye Children’s Museum                 Play for All Program

LifeCare Alliance                                             Diabetes Camp

Little Buckeye Children’s Museum                 Little Helper Program

Mansfield Area Y                                             Bike Safety Program

Mansfield Art Center                                      S.T.E.A.M. into Multi-Media Mania

Mansfield Playhouse                                       Disney’s Frozen Jr.

Ohio Bird Sanctuary                                        Friendly House Nature Camp

Renaissance Performing Arts                          Camp Broadway

Shelby City Schools                                         Camp Invention

 STK grants funded via Field of Interest Funds:

Independent Living Center of NCO                 Over the Rainbow

Recreation Unlimited                                      Summer Camp

Richland Newhope                                          Campership Program

Salvation Army                                                Summer Zone

Unstoppables                                                  Youth League

 

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