Grants Awarded
2nd Cycle 2013
 
Community Action of Washington & Morgan Counties ($3,000.00): Upgrade the fire suppression system for the Senior Nutrition Program kitchen and assist the Senior Nutrition Program with transportation costs (gas) associated with the home delivered meal program.
 
Mid-Ohio Valley Fellowship Home, Inc. ($6,000.00): Fund program expenses to assist with residential Women with Children Program. This grant was also funded by the Jim Christy Fund for Kids.
 
Sandhill Childcare Center ($3,000.00): Provide emergency operating expenses for the childcare program. 
 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Athens ($1,214.10): Provide six low-income and at-risk children in Washington County with a trained, supported, and committed adult mentor for a minimum of one year.
 
Washington School PTO ($2,747.20): Improve Washington School stage by replacing the worn stage curtain and adding a surround backdrop. This grant was also funded by the Lois Bergen Davis Memorial Fund for Kids and the Holmes Family Charitable Fund. 
 
Washington County Habitat for Humanity ($10,000.00): Funds for Housing Program to renovate one Habitat home in Marietta and to begin building home in Belpre. This grant was also funded by the Barden Family Charitable Fund. 
 
Decatur Community Association ($2,300.00): Resurface one-quarter mile of the walking track. 
 
 
 
 
1st Cycle 2013 
 
ReStore Marietta ($4,000.00): Purchase hanging flower baskets for downtown Marietta and Harmar Village. This grant was also funded by the Lois Bergen Davis Memorial Fund for Kids and an anonymous donor.
 
Harmar Community Center ($4,400.00): Establish a library and a Reading/Study Room as a means of expanding the Boys and Girls Club programs and facility space. This grant was also funded by the Dorothy Oyster Memorial Fund and an anonymous donor. 
 
Ely Chapman Education Foundation ($10,300.00): Funds to make extensive roof repairs caused by the damage from the June 2012 severe thunderstorm. This grant was also funded by the Erb Family Fund and an anonymous donor. 
 
Marietta Family YMCA ($1,400.00): Funds to update existing website. This grant was also funded by the Holmes Family Charitable Fund and an anonymous donor. 
 
Harmar Rowing Club ($2,750.00): Cover the cost of elevator repairs at MHS Boathouse. This grant was also funded by an anonymous donor.
 
 
First Congregational Church ($15,350.00): Funds for major structure repairs to the bell towers of the building in order to stabilize. This grant was also funded by the Love Family Foundation Fund and the Mary S. Broughton Charitable Fund.
 
Right Path for Washington County ($1,500.00): Create Youth Chamber leadership group and support community service project. This grant was also funded by an anonymous donor. 
 
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio ($5,000.00): Support Washington County families through the Helping Hands Program, when they have to travel to Columbus. This grant was also funded by the Jim Christy Fund for Kids and the Love Family Foundation Fund. 
 
3rd Cycle 2012 
 
Belpre Historical Society ($2,000.00): To expand current facility in order to provide much needed exhibit space.
 
Eve, Inc. ($3,000.00): Supplement funding for Eve's Transitional Housing Program. This grant was also funded by the Love Family Charitable Fund.
 
River Cities Symphony Orchestra ($3,500.00): Assist with expenses to provide concerts to community members. This grant was also funded by the Jo Harman Charitable Fund, Unroe Charitable Fund, Love Family Charitable Fund, and an anonymous donor. 
 
 
O'Neill Senior Center ($8,356.00): Purchase a 10-passenger, lift-equipped van to provide door-through-door assisted transportation to medical appointments. This grant was also funded by an anonymous donor. 
 
Betsey Mills Club ($25,000.00): Capital construction and installation of energy conservation measures. This grant was also funded by the Love Family Charitable Fund and an anonymous donor.
 
Marietta College ($3,000.00): Support for Pay It Forward, a program that provides coursework and practical experience in volunteerism for students. This grant was also funded by the Holmes Family Charitable Fund.
 
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