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Join Us for a Free Continuing Education Seminar for Attorneys & Accountants

The Persistence of Structural Racial Inequality Thursday, October 31, 2019 2:00-5:15 PM (event flyer) This course is free thanks to support from the James Dale Ethics Center, but space is limited. Register with Janet Byrne by 10-14-19! Workshop Description The belief that systems and structures result in racially disparate outcomes in the areas of criminal …

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Health Foundations Call for Proposals for Fall Grant Cycle, Approve Grants for Spring Cycle

WARREN/YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Two local foundations have funds available for charitable projects focused on the health and well-being of residents in Trumbull and Mahoning Counties. Letters of inquiry are due August 16, 2019 for the community health grant programs of both the Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation and Western Reserve Health Foundation, each aligned with priorities …

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Ground Breaking Ceremony for Lincoln Knolls Community Park Improvements

Improvements include installation of playground, recreational equipment and safety, beautification enhancements YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio– Lincoln Knolls Community Park, located on the eastside of Youngstown, will break ground on the first phase of a project that has been years in the making. Residents from the Lincoln Knolls Community Watch have been working closely with the City of …

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Racial Equity Leadership Breakfast: July 26, 2019

The Youngsown Local Office on Minority Health and the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, along with other partners, are hosting a discussion on what’s stunting the Mahoning Valley’s resurgence. Join us at this racial equity leadership breakfast to explore how racial inquity is preventing economic growth, vibrant neighborhoods, robust educational pathways and improved health …

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CFMV Supporting Organizations Grant $463K+ in First Half of 2019

The Community Foundation’s three affiliated foundations–the William Swanston Charitable Fund, Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation and Western Reserve Health Foundation–wrapped up the first half of 2019 with grants of $463,800 for 13 charitable projects. William Swanston Charitable Fund Alta Care Group, Inc. Alta Head Start Nutrition Education and Support Initiative-$35,000 Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley …

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Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation Awards $23,000 in Scholarships to 15 Trumbull County Residents

Awards Encourage and Support Careers in Healthcare WARREN, Ohio – At a recognition breakfast Friday, the Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation awarded $23,000 in scholarships to 15 Trumbull County residents who are planning careers in healthcare. “The need for dedicated healthcare professionals is acute in many communities across our nation and state, including here in the …

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Young Philanthropist Fund Makes $5,000 in Grants for the Year

Following CFMV’s first grant cycle of 2019, Project MKC and Autism Society of the Mahoning Valley received funding from the Young Philanthropist Fund YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Young Philanthropist Fund made $5,000 in grants during their only grant cycle of the year. Established in 2006 to introduce young leaders to philanthropy, the Young Philanthropist Fund’s …

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International Institute Grant Opportunities Consolidated, Due June 1

The International Institute Fund, a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, is offering both traditional and mini grants to local 501(c)(3) organizations, with applications for each opportunity due June 1. All requests must be submitted online, and links for each opportunity are available on the Apply for a Grant page of …

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$441K in Grants and Distributions Awarded in First Part of 2019

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley distributed $441,559.20 in competitive grants and donor recommended distributions since the beginning of the year. Sixteen grants were funded through the Community Foundation’s first competitive grant cycle of the year, totaling $134,756, while donor recommended distributions made to 19 organizations totaled $306,803.20. Competitive Grants: *indicates this funding is …

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May is Bike Month!

On Wednesday, April 24, Warren City Council passed a resolution, proclaiming May 2019 as Bike Month!   Two Healthy Community Partnership Members, Denise Rising of Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership​ and Jenna Amerine with the Trumbull County Combined Health District (pictured above), have worked hard with other partners to make May an exciting month for Trumbull County! …

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