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$417K in Grants Awarded in 2nd Qtr.

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley distributed $175,200 in competitive grants, while two of our affiliated foundations–Western Reserve Health Foundation and William Swanston Charitable Fund–awarded $242,000 for local initiatives. A total of 32 grants were funded during CFMV’s second competitive grant cycle of 2021.


Competitive Grants:

*indicates this funding is a part of a larger multi-fund grant

The Arnett Family Fund

  • Beatitude House
    General Operating support-$10,000.00
  • Coleman Professional Services, Inc.
    Washington House II – Recovery for women and their families-$10,000.00
  • Girl Scouts of North East Ohio*
    Camp Sugarbush Revitalization Campaign-$5,000.00
  • Home for Good Re-Entry Resource Referral Center*
    Annual Operating Support-$5,000.00
  • Inspiring Minds*
    Inspiring Minds 2021 Summer Enrichment Program-$10,000.00
  • Kent State University Foundation*
    Kent State University Pilot Prison Education Program-$10,000.00
  • Northeast Ohio Adoption Services (NOAS)*
    TBRI® Trauma-Informed Training Project-$5,000.00
  • Opera Western Reserve
    Opera Western Reserve Annual Production – Romeo & Juliette-$6,000.00
  • Potential Development School for Students with Autism*
    Potential Development Workforce Development Program-$5,000.00
  • The English Center of Youngstown*
    The English Center of Youngstown Annual Operating Support for 2021 – 2022 Academic Year-$5,000.00
  • Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation
    2915 Glenwood Avenue Commercial Revitalization-$10,000.00
  • YWCA Mahoning Valley*
    Y Girls STEAM Ahead Summer Camp-$5,000.00

Kennedy Family Fund

  • American Red Cross of Greater Akron and the Mahoning Valley
    Home Fire Financial Assistance for Mahoning Valley Residents-$5,000.00
  • Autism Society of Mahoning Valley
    Camp FRIEND-$5,000.00
  • Family and Community Services, Inc.
    Mahoning Valley Retired and Senior Volunteer Program-$5,000.00
  • Girl Scouts of North East Ohio*
    Camp Sugarbush Revitalization Campaign-$5,000.00
  • Inspiring Minds*
    Inspiring Minds 2021 Summer Enrichment Program-$5,000.00
  • Kent State University Foundation*
    Kent State University Pilot Prison Education Program-$25,000.00
  • Meridian HealthCare
    Meridian’s Bed Bug Prevention Project-$5,000.00
  • Northeast Ohio Adoption Services (NOAS)*
    TBRI® Trauma-Informed Training Project-$5,000.00
  • Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio
    FY22 General Operating Support for the Youngstown and Warren Health Centers-$5,000.00
  • Potential Development School for Students with Autism*
    Potential Development Workforce Development Program-$5,000.00
  • Stambaugh Auditorium
    Stambaugh Auditorium Children’s Summer Arts Camp-$2,500.00
  • The English Center of Youngstown*
    The English Center of Youngstown Annual Operating Support for 2021 – 2022 Academic Year-$5,000.00
  • Youngstown Symphony Society
    DeYor Performing Arts Center Kitchen Renovation Project-$5,000.00
  • YWCA Mahoning Valley*
    Y Girls STEAM Ahead Summer Camp-$5,000.00

Willanna and William DiCiero Memorial Fund 

  • Home for Good Re-Entry Resource Referral Center*
    Annual Operating Support-$5,000.00
  • Kent State University Foundation*
    Kent State University Pilot Prison Education Program-$10,000.00

Western Reserve Health Foundation

  • Alta Care Group, Inc.
    Alta Care Group’s Camp Challenge Building-$45,000.00
  • American Red Cross of Greater Akron and the Mahoning Valley
    Blood Saves Lives: Closing the Sickle Cell Gap-$25,000.00
  • Meridian HealthCare
    Meridian’s Mahoning County Wellness Program-$20,000.00
  • YMCA of Youngstown
    Transportation Vehicle for After School & Swim Program-$20,000.00

William Swanston Charitable Fund

  • Adaptive Sports Ohio
    Interscholastic Wheelchair Basketball-$10,000.00
  • Alta Care Group, Inc.
    Alta Head Start Nutrition Education and Support Initiative-$32,000.00
  • Beatitude House
    Beatitude House Child Wellness Initiative-$10,000.00
  • COMPASS Family & Community Services
    Daybreak Youth Crisis Center-$30,000.00
  • Northeast Ohio Adoption Services (NOAS)
    TBRI® Trauma-Informed Training Project-$10,000.00
  • Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership
    Burbank Park Play Area-$40,000.00

Woman’s Board of Youngstown Fund

  • Children’s Rehabilitation Center, Inc.
    Project Playground Safety-$2,200.00

Young Philanthropist Fund

  • Inspiring Minds
    Inspiring Minds 2021 Summer Career Development Program-$2,500.00
  • Youngstown Business Incubator
    YBI’s Youth Entrepreneurship Program-$2,000.00