Richland County Foundation Supports Children’s Summer Activities

March 30, 2021

(Photo: Students enrolled in the Children’s Cupboard summer program enjoyed a trip to the Cleveland Browns practice facility in 2019.)

 MANSFIELD – 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 $44,648 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 members of the Summertime Kids Committee wishes local children a very happy summer.


The following grants were approved:

Crestview Local Schools                                  Summer Art Enrichment

First English Lutheran Early Learning Center Step Up the Beat

Flying Horse Farms                                         Richland County Camperships

Friendly House                                                Summer Fun Program

K-City Childcare & Preschool                          Going for the Gold

Kingwood Center Gardens                              Cultivation Education

LifeCare Alliance                                             CODA Camp Programs

Little Buckeye Children’s Museum                 Mobile Imagination Stations

Mansfield Area Y                                             Serving Up Summer

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

Ohio Bird Sanctuary                                        Nature Camp

Renaissance Performing Arts                          Camp Broadway

Richland County Park District                         Critter Camp

Shelby City Schools                                         Camp Invention

Shelby City Schools                                         Safety Town

STK grants funded via Field of Interest Funds:

Independent Living Center of NCO                 A Summer of Books

Recreation Unlimited                                      Summer Camp

Richland Newhope                                          Campership Program

Salvation Army                                                Summer Zone

Zoe’ Learning Center                                      Summer Program

 

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