Over $1.2 Million In Grants Awarded To Local Nonprofits

Over $1.2 Million In Grants Awarded To Local Nonprofits

  • 6/13/2018 10:32:02 AM
  • Sartaj Singh
  • Local News

RICHLAND COUNTY, OH - Over $1.2 Million dollars in grants were approved during the Richland County Foundation Board of Trustees June meeting. 

The grants will be awarded to nonprofit organizations in Richland County. 

Projects at area nonprofit organizations that received grants from a combination of unrestricted, donor advised and field of interest funds include:

CACY for Project CODE Richland, a safe disposal program for liquid and gel medications

Humane Society of Richland County to provide low-cost spay and neuter services for cats and dogs

Mid Ohio Educational Service Center to provide certifications for students at Abraxas

North Central Ohio Land Conservancy for expansion of the Clear Fork Valley Scenic Trail

Ohio State University at Mansfield Foundation for a mathematics literacy initiative at Mansfield City Schools

Richland County Mental Health and Recovery Services Board for construction of buildings to house a withdrawal management program and drug rehabilitation program at New Beginnings

Salvation Army for its Homeless Prevention Program

Starfish Project of Richland County for its Family Fun Day

The Board of Trustees approved grants from donor-advised funds to meet emerging needs at the following organizations:


Artis – Naples

Avita Health Foundation

Booth Western Art Museum

Buckeye Council BSA


Children’s Cupboard

Denison University

Discovery School

Downtown Mansfield, Inc.

Flying Horse Farms

Free Music for Mid-Ohio

Friendly House

Humane Society of Richland County

Kingwood Center

Malawi Orphan Project

Mansfield Area Y

Mansfield City Schools

Mansfield Fine Arts Guild (dba Mansfield Art Center)

Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center

Mt. Hope Lutheran Church

NCO Land Conservancy




North Central Ohio Land Conservancy

North Central State College Foundation

Nuhop Center for Experiential Learning

Ohio Genealogical Society

OSU – Mansfield

Pioneer Career & Technology Center

Plymouth-Shiloh Local Schools

Raemelton Therapeutic Equestrian Center


Reinhardt University

Renaissance Performing Arts

Richland County Agriculture Society

Richland County Mental Health and Recovery Services Board

Salvation Army

Starfish Project

Third Street Family Health Services

UMADAOP of Mansfield

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