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2018 Community Report

2018 Annual Report

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

Welcome, and thanks for reading!

We’re working to expand our connections and interact more with the entire community. This online publication and the four-page spread in the Mid-April issue of The Business Journal are a part of those efforts, and we hope you enjoy reading about how you helped us support the great work happening throughout the Mahoning Valley in 2018!

 If you missed The Business Journal spread, you can find it below, along with additional details on grants, donors and financials for 2018. If you have any questions, spelling changes or suggestions, be sure to contact us at 330-743-5555 or

We look forward to connecting with you in 2019!

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 Well-Being and Other.

New Funds

We opened 14 new funds in 2018, each with a unique goal and philanthropic purpose.

The Arnett Family Fund
Building Forever Campaign Fund
Captain William Toti Scholarship Endowment Fund
The Collier Millcreek Park Bikeway Endowment Fund
Dennis and Luann Rossi Family Fund
The FFWF Event Fund
The Love Life Foundation Event Fund
The Love Life Foundation Fund
Mahoning County Veterans Honor Court Fund
The Perkins Park Playground Endowment Fund
The Russ-Brown Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund
The Trumbull County Historical Society Agency Endowment Fund
The Trumbull County Historical Society Operating Fund
The Warren Civic Music 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 contributed to one or more of the Foundation’s funds between January 1 and December 31, 2018. 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