Wow, You Are Generous!
Richland Gives, an online day of giving hosted by the Richland County Foundation, raises over $172,000 for local nonprofit organizations.
Grants available for educators and others who think outside of the box
Rev. Robin McCullough-Bade (and her husband the late Rev. John McCullough Bade) honored her parents with a field of interest fund at the Richland County Foundation named the Harry and Lois McCullough Fund. The fund will award grants in the community
Fund Celebrates 20 years of Empowering Women
The Women's Fund of the Richland County Foundation celebrates its 20th anniversary.
Philanthropy is a way of life for this family
Since 1959, the year they graduated from Mansfield Senior High School, Richard (Dick) and Sally (Heckert) Uhde have felt a connection to and an appreciation of the Richland County Foundation.
What if we all gave on the same day?
The day is designed to encourage everyone to contribute to local nonprofits they care about through a single giving platform/website. The Richland County Foundation is hosting the day to build capacity, grow philanthropy and make the community stronger.
What is philanthropy?
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.
Run for unity. Race for prevention.
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.
Women's Fund is taking grant applications
The Women's Fund of the Richland County Foundation is accepting grant applications until September 16 for programs that support women and girls.
Join our team!
The Richland County Foundation has an opening for a community investment officer. Please take a look at the job description for duties and requirements.
Local teachers receive $55,000 in grants
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.
Justin and Lynn Marotta Fund
The Justin and Lynn Marotta Fund was recently established as a means to promote horticulture in our region.
Mind Body Align establishes charitable fund
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.
The Foundation is a #PokemonGO landmark!
We are a #PokemonGo landmark!
Why do you give?
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.
Scholarship application deadline is fast approaching
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.
Connections Fund members select new leaders
The Connections Fund of the Richland County Foundation Advisory Committee recently selected new co-chairs; Cristen Gilbert and Dr. Amy Staker-Breitinger.
How to start a new fund
Five steps to establish a charitable fund at Richland County Foundation to meet your specific interests, both now and in the future.
School establishes an endowed fund to continue its mission
Mansfield Christian School establishes an endowed fund. For 55 years, Mansfield Christian School has been a steadfast leader in Christian education.
I can help you with your next grant application
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.
Connections Fund awards grants to local nonprofit organizations
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?
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.
Scholarships are available for college and trade schools
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.
Special Tax Bill Permits Tax-free Charitable Transfers from IRAs for People Aged 70 1/2 and Older
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 Â½ and older to transfer up to $100,000 annually from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) to charity without being federally taxed.
Your community foundation is evolving
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
Women’s Fund grants close to $11,000 in the community
The mission of The Women’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.
What if we all gave on the same day?
#RichlandGives Richland Gives is a 12-hour day of giving that encourages everyone to contribute to Richland County’s nonprofits through an online giving platform. Richland Gives will take place on December 1, 2015 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Foundation invests $1.1M in Economic Development
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.
Chiudioni Memorial Fund
The Chiudioni Memorial Fund was established for the purpose of the Mansfield Symphony Youth Orchestra (MSYO) at the Renaissance Theatre.