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CFMV is Hiring

The Community Foundation is seeking a Donor Services Associate. The position is responsible for providing excellent and efficient service for all donors and affiliates of the Community Foundation in support of the Mission of the organization. This includes data management and reporting relating to grant making, gifts, and fund tracking. Full details including how to …

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Community Foundation Releases 2019 Grant Deadlines

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley released grant deadlines for 2019, as detailed below: Community Foundation general grant (three cycles): February 1, June 1 and October 1 First Place Community Fund (three cycles): February 1, June 1 and October 1 Young Philanthropist Fund: February 1 International Institute Funds: June 1 Hospice Trust of Trumbull …

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Valley Soup Winner Makes Comfort Blankets for Foster Children

Congratulations, to Allison Smith from Shepherd of All God’s Children on winning the inaugural Valley Soup! From the four organizations that pitched their projects on #GivingTuesday (November 27, 2018 at Christ Episcopal in Warren), Allison received the most votes from attendees and took home the $620 collected at the door and an additional $1000 grant …

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Make the Most of Your End-of-Year Giving

While most donors give because of their desire to improve the community and support those less fortunate, The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley believes with a bit of strategy, donors can also take advantage of tax benefits offered for charitable giving. Below are a few items to consider as you plan your end-of-year giving: …

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Local Health Foundations Issue Requests for Letters of Inquiry, Applications for fall grant cycles

Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation and the Western Reserve Health Foundation are welcoming proposals for their Community Health and Issue Specific grant programs. The Foundations, supporting organizations of the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, fund innovative projects that address the health needs of Mahoning and Trumbull county residents and specifically address social and economic challenges …

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Two Component Funds of the Community Foundation Award $67,500

The Young Philanthropist Fund and the Fund for Warren’s Future, both component funds of the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, made $67,500 in combined grants during the first part of the year. The Young Philanthropist Fund was established in 2006 to introduce young leaders to philanthropy, and the G.I.V.E.S. Committee of the Mahoning Valley …

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Lowry Joins CFMV to Run Healthy Community Partnership

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley is excited to announce the addition of Sarah Lowry to its staff. Lowry was named director of the Healthy Community Partnership-Mahoning Valley (HCP-MV), a new position created to advance the work of the partnership. HCP-MV, a Valley-wide collaborative with a long-term goal to improve health outcomes in Mahoning …

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Both Health Foundations Issue Requests for LOIs, Applications for Spring Grant Cycles

Trumbull Memorial Health Foundation and the Western Reserve Health Foundation are welcoming proposals for their Community Health and Issue Specific grant programs. The Foundations, supporting organizations of the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, fund innovative projects that address the health needs of Mahoning and Trumbull counties and specifically address social and economic challenges proven …

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CFMV Announces 2018 Grant Deadlines, Distributes $261,776.99

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley released grant deadlines for 2018, as detailed below: Community Foundation general grant fund and First Place Community Fund (three cycles): February 1, June 1 and October 1 Young Philanthropist Fund: February 1 The Fund for Warren’s Future: March 23 International Institute Funds: June 1 Hospice Trust of Trumbull …

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Innovations 2018 Conference to Focus on Action Steps toward a Healthier Mahoning Valley

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO – Mahoning and Trumbull counties continue to rank among the lowest in Ohio for health outcomes and health factors. Now, a collection of local foundations is taking next steps toward reversing this trend by building solutions that promote a healthier Mahoning Valley. The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, along with William Swanston …

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