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Philanthropic impact as broad as your imagination.

December 6, 2018

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The ACCF has received its largest estate gift to-date of $1.7 million dollars. The generosity that exists in our community is beyond belief.

December 3, 2018

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Shown above in top half are Robert and Martha Casciani.  
Shown above in bottom half are (left-right) - Pastor Mike Parker,
Annalise Francis, Jim Cutright, Rosemarie Donley, Stacy Schiemann.

ACCF gift to the Growing Mohican Families playground fund raises total to $40,000.

December 1, 2018

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Shown above (L-R) - Kristy Spreng, Kristen Aspen, Jim Cutright.

 

Workshop takes students back to Shakespearean England.

November 30, 2018

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The annual ACCF Community Grant awards for 2018 are announced in the newspaper.

November 15, 2018

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Our annual Donor Appreciation event honored Kristin Aspin for her 20 years at the Foundatiion.

November 15, 2018

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Teacher Mini-Grant award names featured in newspaper.

November 12, 2018

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Teacher Mini-Grant award reception held at the Foundation's office.

November 9, 2018

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Pictured Above (L-R):Beth Babulski, Lindsey Frank, Jonni Reuer, Andrew Lewellen,
Tracy St. John, Carolyn Hrinda, Kristy Shearer, Jeri Millhouse, Karen Ebert, Julie McDonnell.
Not pictured: Carinna Baldner, Kelly Knowlton, Brian Krieger.

 

Teacher Mini-Grant awarded to participate in Model United Nations program.

November 6, 2018

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Hospice of North Central Ohio launches virtual reality therapy.

November 2, 2018

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Dr. JoAnn Ford Watson receives two awards. Lifetime achievement award and the Dr. Lucille G. Ford "Freedom From Selfishness" award.

September 28, 2018

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Ford and Cutright were honored with awards during the North Central Alliance of Ohio summit held at the Ashland University Convocation Center on Wednesday September 26, 2018...

September 27, 2018

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The Teachers Mini-Grants deadline is September 8, 2018.

August 8, 2018

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The Foundation's Annual Meeting was held after a Banner Year.....

August 1, 2018

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The Community Grants applications deadline is September 1, 2018. 

August 1, 2018

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The Annual ACCF Public Meeting will occur July 30, 2018.

July 14, 2018


The annual Dr. Lucille G. Ford "Freedom from Selfishness" award nominations are now being accepted.  

June 30, 2018

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The annual Norma McKinley Citizenship Medals were awarded recently.

June 22, 2018

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Scholarships Awarded.

June 12, 2018
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Jeromesville Fire Department puchased a rescue boat using the Foundation's grant. 

May 1, 2018
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The first McKinley Education Grants were awarded recently.

April 24, 2018
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​Ryan, Trevor, and therapy dog Lucy are shown above.

 

Dr. Lucille Ford inducted into the OFIC Hall of Excellence.

April 19, 2018
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​Shown above --
Dr. Lucille Ford and Dr. Carlos Campo (Ashland University President).

Ashland Bookcase Project reception and presentation
on April 15.

April 18, 2018
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Women's Fund GRANT OPPORTUNITY deadline is May 15.

April 15, 2018
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Mother's Day Initiative - Celebrates the Mothers.

April 3, 2018
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Mother's Day Card Initiative honors Ashland County women.

April 6, 2018
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We are now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 IMPACT Youth Council. Applications are due by April 30, 2018.  

March 23, 2018
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Little Free Libraries will be placed around town by the Ashland Public Library.

March 1, 2018
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Shown above is Hayley Tracy-Bursley.

 

Ashland Young Professionals Group.

February 24, 2018
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Pictured Above:
​Angela Ringler and Jake Coffy.

 

Retired judge Michael McKinley donates $30,000 for the citizenship program.

January 26, 2018

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Pictured Above:
James Cutright and Michael McKinley

A Young "Difference-Maker" can be nominated by You.

January 5, 2018

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Scholarships are available.

January 4, 2018

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IMPACT Youth Grants Opportunity.

January 4, 2018

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Stock Market Gains

December 15, 2017

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