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2017 Community Report

2017 Annual Report

Report Graphics | Our Grants | New Funds | Honors and Memorials | Contributions | Financials

Welcome, and thanks for reading!

This year, we’re ditching the traditional annual report; instead, we published a community report in the Mid April issue of The Business Journal. If you missed it, you can find that special insert below, along with additional details on grants, donors and financials for 2017.

Thank you to everyone who made 2017 such a transformational year for the foundation and the community at large. We hope you’ll join us in celebrating the successes of the past year and help us build on them for the future.



Our Grants

The Community Foundation supports public charities that carry out activities to benefit Mahoning and Trumbull counties. Grants are categorized by their purpose: Education, Health and Human Services, Arts and Culture, Community Wellbeing and Other.


New Funds

We opened eleven new funds in 2017, each with a unique goal and philanthropic purpose.

Ankle & Foot Care Centers Diabetes Golf Benefit Community Project Fund
The Athlete Academic Assistance Fund
The Carl and Barbara Ann Zoba Scholarship Endowment Fund
The Collier Expendable Fund
Cortland-Bazetta Historical Society & Museum Endowment Fund
Fund for the Youngstown Connection
The Fund for Warren’s Future
The Harrell-Shape Family Endowment Fund
The John D. Beeghly Fund
The Robert R. and Phyllis A. Ricchiuti Expendable Scholarship Fund
The Seals Family Donor Advised Endowment Fund

Check the Agency Funds and CFMV Funds pages of our website for a more complete listing of the foundation’s component funds.


Memorial & Honorary Donations

Below is a listing of those who were honored or memorialized by their friends and family with a gift to the foundation.



The Community Foundation recognizes that our power to affect change is fueled solely by our supporters. The following have made contributions to one or more of the foundation’s funds between January 1, 2017-December 31, 2017. Thank you to each and every contributor for making a commitment to the Valley and its betterment.



While the foundation’s financial statements are audited annually by Hill Barth & King, LLC, the information presented in this report is unaudited at this time.
The most recent audit and filed Form 990 are available for public inspection at the foundation office during regular business hours. 

Additional information from previous years can be found on our Financials page. 

We apologize if we inadvertently left anyone off the above lists or if we have misspelled a name. Since this is an online publication, we can make changes; if you see a mistake, please contact us at 330-743-5555 or