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Beverly-Waterford Community Pool Receives Grant Funds for Restoration Project
Posted 2017-05-30 by MCF
Swimming in cool water during the summer has to be one of the most rewarding and best parts about summertime. If you donít own your own pool, youíve probably been to one of the local community pools. Luckily for you, the Village of Beverly was awarded a grant this past fall from the Marietta Community Foundation to revitalize the Beverly-Waterford Community Pool for the summer of 2017.
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Marietta Community Foundation Awards Funding to Establish Junior PioPitch at Marietta College
Posted 2017-05-30 by Kaitlin Sarago
Did you have an entrepreneurial spirit when you were young? Students in the Marietta community definitely do, and were excited to display their skills. Middle school students who participate in the Ely Chapman Education Foundation After-School Program, as well as high school students enrolled in the Marietta High School Entrepreneurship class were competing at Marietta College for the first ever Junior PioPitch.
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O'Neill Senior Center Receives Funding for Medication Assistance Program
Posted 2017-05-30 by Kaitlin Sarago
O'Neill Senior Center was awarded a $5,000 grant through the Marietta Community Foundation to provide funding to develop a Medication Assistance Program, which strives to find indigent drug programs to help seniors afford medications and cover the costs of unexpected medical expenses.
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Giving Foster Children a Touch of Home
Posted 2017-04-18 by MCF
The Marietta Community Foundationís Youth Advisory Council (YAC) is well underway with their very first project. The YAC first met in October 2016 and began working on identifying an area of need for their first philanthropic project. Over a dozen members from Washington County high schools, Marietta, Belpre, Warren and Fort Frye, worked together to establish their goal of helping area foster children with the transition to new homes.
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MCF Scholarship Recipient Update
Posted 2017-04-18 by MCF
With assistance from the Marie Adamson Senior Scholastic Award Fund, 2015 Scholarship Recipient Olivia Wesel, finishes her second year at UCLA.
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Philanthropy without Boundaries
Posted 2017-03-29 by MCF
The Marietta Community Foundation (MCF) is excited to welcome two new initiatives, the Washington County Womenís Giving Circle and the Youth Advisory Council (YAC). These groups share similar interests but demonstrate different ways of giving and emphasize philanthropy without boundaries.
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