My son asked me today, what is philanthropy? I said, it is when people donate money or other resources to help people and charities in need.
You have a chance to help address the drug abuse epidemic in our community by participating or donating to the Spherion Mid Ohio 13ER. The half marathon and 5-K race will be held Saturday, September 3 in downtown Mansfield.
The Women's Fund of the Richland County Foundation is accepting grant applications until September 16 for programs that support women and girls.
The Richland County Foundation has an opening for a community investment officer. Please take a look at the job description for duties and requirements.
The Richland County Foundation awarded over $55,000 in Teacher Assistance Program grants for the upcoming school year to 55 local teachers for their creative and innovative supplemental programs not covered by school funding.
The Justin and Lynn Marotta Fund was recently established as a means to promote horticulture in our region.
Mind Body Align Charitable Fund fund will support projects that support women and empower them to lead happier, more fulfilling lives. Examples include, but are not limited to: alternative wellness, women's entrepreneurship, yoga for underserved populations, healthy foods initiatives, arts & culture, and professional development.
Why do you give? The Foundation is welcoming five new members to its board of trustees who will give their time and expertise to guide the foundation.
Guest Blogger Tim Cooper His comments on April 6 to kick off the Lifeline of Ohio Torch Run for Life to bring awareness to organ and tissue donation.
The Foundation transitioned from a paper application to an online form to make it easier for students to apply for scholarships. The deadline is April 1 at 11:59 p.m.
The Connections Fund of the Richland County Foundation Advisory Committee recently selected new co-chairs; Cristen Gilbert and Dr. Amy Staker-Breitinger.
Five steps to establish a charitable fund at Richland County Foundation to meet your specific interests, both now and in the future.
Mansfield Christian School establishes an endowed fund. For 55 years, Mansfield Christian School has been a steadfast leader in Christian education.
Many people are intimidated by writing grants. It seems like an overwhelming, daunting task and people are concerned they will be denied or not complete the application appropriately. Do you know how to avoid that?ME! I am here to help you.
The Connections Fund announced its 2016 grant recipients during its Winter Reception January 29 at the Renaissance Theatre. Five grants totaling more than $6,000 were handed out.
What is a community foundation? The standard response is a community foundation is a vehicle for people of all means to make a lasting difference in their community.
The Richland County Foundation has an online scholarship form to make it easier for students to apply as well as scholarships for trade/career school students.
On December 18, 2015, Congress passed the PATH Act, which renews and makes permanent the Charitable IRA provision of 2006, making it easier for older Americans to give to cause to causes they care about. This provision has the power to help local charities strengthen their communities by allowing individuals aged 70 Ă‚Â˝ and older to transfer up to $100,000 annually from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) to charity without being federally taxed.
I believe the Richland County Foundation is well positioned to assist donors in identifying value propositions with its knowledge of the community and as such, serving a a larger role as a community leader.
Your incredible generosity is making Richland County a stronger community Thank You for making Richland Gives, a day of giving, a huge success
The mission of The Womenâ€™s Fund of the Richland County Foundation is to promote philanthropy among women, and to establish a permanent fund to empower women to achieve their full potential.
The Richland County Foundation (RCF) is investing $1.1 million in a transformative five-year plan to address local business retention and expansion, workforce development and entrepreneurship.
#RichlandGives Richland Gives is a 12-hour day of giving that encourages everyone to contribute to Richland Countyâ€™s nonprofits through an online giving platform. Richland Gives will take place on December 1, 2015 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The Chiudioni Memorial Fund was established for the purpose of the Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra (MSYO) at the Renaissance Theatre.
Mid Ohio Drug Prevention Coalition Fund; it will make grants in the community to groups and organizations that actively participate in drug prevention. The committee chose the Richland County Foundation because it wanted to ensure the money was utilized in the best way possible.
An endowed designated fund was established by an anonymous donor to maintain the Brickyard and the DMI building. Earlier this year DMI Inc. launched a $400,000 three-phase construction project.
Community Action for Capable Youth (CACY) recently established a designated fund at the Richland County Foundation. Anyone can donate to the fund at www.richlandcountyfoundation.org
Excerpt from the book Bowling Alone by Robert Putnam, The key to community growth has been around for centuries... Social capital refers to connections among individuals â€“ social networks and the norms of reciprocity and trustworthiness that arise from them. In that sense social capital is closely related to what some have called civic virtue. The difference is that social