Donor Spotlight

Donor Spotlight

Jo Ellen Diehl Yeary | Generosity rooted in pride, remembrance, dedication to home

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Ways to Get Involved


There are many ways to become part of the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio. Whether you become a volunteer or join our staff, you will be part of a team committed to the important role philanthropy can play in growing a stronger region for generations to come. Read more about the values at the center of our work on our Mission, Vision, Values page.


Administrative Coordinator – View & Download Job Description
Outreach Coordinator – View & Download Job Description
Director of Outreach (2 positions available for Southern and Eastern Ohio) – View & Download Job Description


FAO is currently seeking Scholarship Advisor Committee Members to play a critical role in reviewing and recommending scholarship awards to the Board of Trustees annually. The Foundation relies on the passion and expertise of volunteers to ensure stewardship of our scholarship funds, while providing the opportunity for committee members to play a role in the post-secondary pursuits of our region’s youth.
View position description here.

Please contact us at 740.753.1111 with questions.

Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
35 Public Square
P.O. Box 456
Nelsonville, Ohio 45764