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Dale Hileman Legacy Fund Grant Applications Now Available

Open to Public and Nonprofit Organizations in Sixteen Eastern Ohio Counties, Applications Due April 5 Nelsonville, OH – Grant applications are now available for projects promoting economic growth in 16 eastern Ohio counties. Applications are available through the Dale Hileman Legacy Fund at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) and may be found online at www.AppalachianOhio.org/Hileman. […]

Morgan Community Fund Awards $20,000 to Local Nonprofit Organizations

2020 Fortuna Grant Recipients Help 2,000 Residents McConnelsville, OH – Ten organizations serving Morgan County’s people and communities will have greater support for their projects because of $20,000 awarded through the Morgan Community Fund’s Fortuna Grant Program. The Fund’s 2020 grant round focused on projects that will increase quality of life, create access to opportunities, or implement […]

This Valentine’s Day, Show Your Love for Communities on Cause Connector

Give to a Local Project You Care About on New Giving Website Nelsonville, OH – Move over Cupid, there’s a new matchmaker in town! Cause Connector was developed by the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio as a new way to give to communities and causes you care about this Valentine’s Day and beyond. A new “matchmaking” […]

Guernsey County Foundation Awards Funding to Respond to COVID-19

Six Guernsey County Organizations Receive Grant Awards Cambridge, OH – The Guernsey County Foundation at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) has announced $10,000 in grant awards through a partnership with FAO’s I’m a Child of Appalachia Fund. These grant awards support Guernsey County organizations amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. “The COVID-19 crisis has created new […]

COVID-19 Relief Funding Awarded to Six Black-Led Organizations in Appalachian Ohio

African American Community Fund Announces Inaugural Grant Awards Nelsonville, OH – The African American Community Fund at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) has announced $10,000 in grant awards through a partnership through FAO’s I’m a Child of Appalachia Fund. These grant awards support six Black-led organizations amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, which has disproportionately impacted […]

Grant Awards Announced to Strengthen Youth Resiliency in Appalachian Ohio

Foundation for Appalachian Ohio and Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville Award $350,000 to Organizations Serving Youth Nelsonville, OH – The I’m a Child of Appalachia Fund at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) and the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville (OHFN) are pleased to announce $350,000 in grant awards to strengthen youth resiliency in Appalachian […]

Funding Available for Projects Serving Ross County Individuals with Developmental Disabilities

Landrum Endowment Fund Opens Annual Grant Round Chillicothe, OH – The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio and the Ross County Board of Developmental Disabilities are pleased to announce a grant opportunity that will support projects related to improving lives of individuals with developmental disabilities in Ross County, Ohio. Applications are due by Friday, January 29, 2021. The Landrum […]

Bellisio Foods Scholarship Fund Announces Fall Scholarship Recipients

Bellisio Foods Scholarship Fund Provides Post-Secondary Scholarships for Children and Grandchildren of Bellisio Foods Employees Jackson, OH – Bellisio Foods is pleased to announce the 2020 fall scholarship recipients from the Bellisio Foods Scholarship Fund at the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO). Fall 2020 scholarship recipients include Jackson, OH residents Kylee Castle, Jayson Dixson, Mackensie […]