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Pillars of Prosperity Funds


African American Community Fund
Community Foundation for Perry County
Gallia Community Foundation Fund
Guernsey County Foundation Fund
Harrison County Community Foundation Fund
Highland County Community Fund
Hocking County Community Fund
Jackson County Community Foundation Fund
Lawrence County Community Foundation Fund
Meigs County Foundation
Monroe County Community Foundation Fund
Morgan Community Fund
Nelsonville Community Foundation Fund
Noble County Community Foundation
Vinton County Community Fund


Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
I’m a Child of Appalachia Fund
Bill C. Campbell Memorial Endowment Fund
Fredrick M. Ervin III Legacy Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Donna Sue Groves Arts & Culture Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Tom and Joyce Johnson Discretionary Endowment Fund
Van Henry Legacy Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Stephen McKean Legacy Fund


Kevin F. Arnold Memorial Fund
Athens Photo Project Endowment Fund
William M. and Janet P. Betcher Memorial Endowment for Library Services
Byesville Rotary Fund
Celestial Memorial Library Fund
The Chaddock Legacy Fund
John W. Clem House Fund
Margaret and Frances Channel Fund
Connect Appalachia Broadband Initiative (CABI) Fund
The Dairy Barn Arts Center Endowment Fund
Friends of Lower Muskingum River Endowment Fund
Gallia County Fair Relocation Fund
Harrison Central Soccer Fund
Harrison County Imagination Library Fund
Holy Trinity School Endowment Fund
Leadership Guernsey Fund
Karr-Aanestad K9 Foundation Fund

Morgan County Historical Society Fund
Nada Kerr Fund to Support Books for Kids in Athens County
Logan Kiwanis Club Endowment Fund
Tessa Logan Legacy Fund
Perry County Historical & Cultural Arts Society Fund
William L. Phillips Fund
Rolling Hills Foundation Scholarship Program Endowment Fund
Rolling Hills Foundation Scholarship Program Fund
The Selinde Roosenburg Memorial
Scottish Rite Valley of Cambridge Endowment Fund
Southeastern Ohio Symphony Orchestra Endowment Fund
Clovis and Ada Strausbaugh Fund
Weissinger Endowment for the Seneca County Humane Society

S.P.O.T. & MoCo Kitty Endowment


Appalachian Women’s Health Fund
Association of Ohio Commodores Foundation Fund
Andy Thompson Legacy Fund
Bope Family Fund
Cara and Dominick Brook Family Fund
Chad Clay Memorial Fund
Chi Alpha Nu Club & Alumnae of Muskingum College
Christine Knisely Fund
Ken & Joan Danes Farmers Market Fund
Families in Need – Opioid Crisis Fund
Foster Fluharty Family Fund
Frank and Esther Ricketts Memorial Fund
Gallipolis/Gallia County Bicentennial Fund
Grandma’s Gifts Fund
W. Grant Hafley & Patricia J. Hafley Fund
Huffman Family Fund
Jeff and Jane Schumacher Cox Fund
JM Morgan Fund
John and Char Kopchick Legacy Fund
Kevin Ritz Family Foundation Fund
Liggett Family Charitable Fund
Logan-Holl Foundation Fund
Logan Rotary Community Fund
Loran and Shirley Stutz Fund
Ed and Carla Lowry Family Fund
McClelland Fund (read more in Donor Stories)
Blaine and Martha Neilley Family Fund
Old Guernsey County Conservation Association Fund
Reed Family Fund
Sara Lee Stevens-Youngs Family Memorial Fund
Southeastern Ohio Hunger Fund
STEM Education Equity for Rural Betterment Fund
Stemmer Family Foundation Fund
Stockmeister Family Fund
Strickmaker Family Fund
Supporting Families Fund
Supporting Student Success Fund
The Charlie Wilson Family Education Fund
The Mary Ronsheim Ford Fund
The Saint Dymphna Fund
The Scholl Family Foundation Fund
The Susan Fund
The Thelma Grace Smith Family Fund
Tostenson Family Foundation Fund
Virgie Lee McLaughlin Fund
WJT Paying It Forward Fund


Bellisio Foods Foundation Fund
Chevron Community Fund
Gulfport Energy Fund
Ohio Valley Bank Foundation Fund
Statoil Monroe County Energy Fund
Monroe County 4-H Endowment


AEP Environmental Stewardship Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Ora E. Anderson Conservation Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Antrim Community Cemetery Association Endowment Fund
Baker Education and Economic Development Fund
Brian J. Blair Appalachian Forest Fund (read more in Donor Stories)
Blake Underwood Student Learning Grant Fund
Camp Kiashuta Endowment
Children Youth & Families Fund
Max Conner Memorial Fund to Support Nelsonville-York School District
Walter and Mary Costello Project-Based Learning Fund
Richard and Joanna Duncan Community & Economic Development Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Early Childhood Education Fund for Appalachian Ohio
East Guernsey Fine and Performing Arts Fund
Economic & Community Development Fund
Education Fund
Emergency Needs Fund
Entrepreneurship Development Fund
Eyes Up Appalachia Fund
Hazel Post Fisher Community Fund
Fredrick M. Ervin III Legacy Fund for Hocking County
Friendship Cemetery Endowment
Barton and Regina Holl Legacy Fund
Gallia County Arts and Culture Fund
Gallia Downtown Revitalization Project Fund
Helen Grettler “Got Music” Endowment Fund (read more in Donor Stories)
The Greenbrier Cemetery Endowment
Guernsey County Drug Coalition Fund – CHOICES
Michele L. Hart Legacy Fund
Moon Family Legacy Fund for Nelsonville
Harrison County Arts & Culture Fund
Dale Hileman Legacy Fund
Bob and Ruth Holland Community Fund
Hoops for Heart VFD Fund
David Hostetler Legacy Fund
iBELIEVE in Student Leadership Endowment Fund
ICAN! Classroom Enrichment Fund
I’m a Child of Appalachia Contest Fund
inspiHER Girls Leadership Foundation
The Jenco Foundation Fund
Catherine M. Lahmers Arts and Culture Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Leadership Fund
Longaberger Fund
Mary Jean Brestle Loveday Legacy Fund
Low Gap Cemetery Endowment
Robbie and Jack Lyttle Fund to Support Classroom Teachers
Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church
Meigs Performing Arts Center Fund
Meigs County School-Based Food Pantry Fund
James R. Milligan Legacy Fund
Morgan County Youth Development Fund
Morgan Foundation Christmas Wish for Kids Fund
Donald R. Myers Legacy Fund to Support Partnership in Appalachian Ohio
Nicolozakes Trucking & Construction, Inc. Fund for Appalachian Ohio
Oaklawn Cemetery Endowment
John and Mary Lee Ong Scholarship for Appalachian Ohio Teachers
Outreach Emergency Disaster Shelter Fund
Partners For Your Health Fund
Perry County Hunger Fund
Perry County Single Parent Support Fund
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery Endowment
September 11 Fund
The George and Louisa Rise Servant’s Heart Fund
The George and Louisa Rise Servant’s Heart Endowment Fund
Shadyside Health and Wellness Family of Funds
Somerset Community Fund
Somerset Horticultural Endowment
Supporting Community Philanthropy in Appalachian Ohio Fund
Upper Rush Creek Revitalization Project Fund
Vision: Shadyside Endowment
Woodsfield Kiwanis Club Pioneer Cemetery
Maribeth Wright Community & Economic Development Fund for Appalachian Ohio
The Yellow Root Fund for Arts, Heritage, and Culture
Park National Bank Community Fund for Hocking County
Merchant National Bank Fund for Hocking County


Appalachian Community Visiting Nurses Association Fund
Appalachian Studies Association
Debby Angle Memorial Fund
The Athens Conservancy Fund
Athens Conservancy Endowment Fund
Athens Food Rescue Fund
Bishop Educational Gardens Endowment Fund
Bison Hollow Conservation Fund
Jim Blackburn Memorial Scholarship Endowed
The Bowen House Endowment Fund
The Joe Burrow Hunger Relief Fund
Loryn Cassady Memorial Fund
Chester-Shade Historical Association Fund
The Clay Center of Ohio Endowment Fund
COAD Appalachian Development Fund
Dayton Schultheis Mathematics Award
Phillip Davis Memorial Endowment
Earthtouch – Lou DeWein Conservation Stewardship Fund
Friends of the Hocking Hills State Park Educational Endowment (John Glenn Astronomy Park Fund)
The Fund for Appalachian Ohio Resilience
Guernsey County Senior Citizen Center Fund
Habitat for Humanity of Southeast Ohio Endowment Fund
Highland County Conservation Fund
Ruth and Edgar “Jake” Huffman Endowment
Tedd McCormick Memorial Fund
The Katie McCoy and Mary Jane McKinley Music Scholars Fund of First United Methodist Church of Nelsonville
Miriam Hawes Legacy Endowment Fund for the Rolling Hills School District
HARP Mission Endowment Fund
Hocking Area End of Life Care Fund
Hocking Hills Conservation Endowment Fund
iBELIEVE Foundation Fund
Jewett United Methodist Church Endowment Fund
The Frank Judy Family – Logan High School Fund
Arthur and Dorothy Kalklosch Family Fund
Kiwanis Coats for Kids Fund
Paul Knoop Conservation Education Fund for the Appalachian Ohio Alliance
Peoples Bank Theatre Endowment Fund
Faith and Mary Ruth Krinn Memorial Fund
Landrum Endowment Fund
Lewisville & Community Volunteer Fire Department Fund
LilyFest Fund
Living Word Outdoor Drama Endowment Fund
Logan High School Work/ Study Endowment
Logan Theater Fund
Ludowici Community Foundation Fund
Nelsonville High School Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
Ohio Appalachian Collaborative 2.0 Fund
Ohio Arts and Crafts Foundation Fund
Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Preservation Foundation Fund
Passion Works Endowment Fund
Perry County Sportsman Club Endowment Fund
Schmidt Family Endowment
Sherman and Regina Prater Fund
Dr. Robert Richmond Twin City Opera House Endowment Fund
Rural Action Fund for a Sustainable Future
Southeast Ohio Regional Medical Center – Guernsey Health Foundation Fund
St. Paul’s United Church of Christ
St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Hunnell/ Haren Endowment
St. Paul’s United Church of Christ Mick/ Christman/ Cox Endowment
Stafford Cemetery Endowment Fund
Stuart’s Opera House Endowment Fund
United Appeal for Athens County
United Seniors of Athens County
United Way of Guernsey, Monroe, and Noble Endowment Fund


G.D. Agnew Foundation Scholarship Fund
The AK Steel Foundation Scholarship Fund
Ora E. Anderson Scholarship Fund
Gregory S. Baker Legacy Scholarship
Forrest Bachtel Scholarship Fund
Lee Beckett Legacy Scholarship Fund
Bellisio Foods Scholarship Fund
Catherine Blankenship Scholarship Fund
Briggs Family Scholarship
Murray and Lulu Brown Scholarship Fund
Cambridge High School Class of 1957 Scholarship Fund
Cambridge Singers Scholarship Fund
Charles A. and Joan Corder Memorial Scholarship Fund
Charles E. Chippi Scholarship Fund
Jenny Cornelius-Woltz Memorial Scholarship Fund
Corning Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
Don Coss Memorial Scholarship Fund 
Jeff Cox and Jane Schumacher Cox Scholarship Fund
Crooksville Arts Council and Community Bank Scholarship Fund
Jackson High School Class of 1962
Jesse Olema and Ralph Drake Scholarship Fund
William and Frances Dunlap Scholarship Fund
Lester D. and Thelma I. Ellwood Scholarship Fund
Bob Evans and Wayne F. White Legacy Scholarship Fund
John and Elsie Exenkemper Scholarship Fund
Myron Fishel Scholarship Fund
Jennifer Garrison Public Service Scholarship Fund
Zelma Gray Medical School Scholarship Fund
Guernsey County Board of Developmental Disabilities Scholarship Fund
Guernsey County Education Assistance Grant Fund
Bruce and Dolores Hannah Scholarship Fund
Hoops for the Heart VFP Scholarship
Paul and Charlotte Hope Scholarship Fund
Vincent and Gene Hope Scholarship Fund

Sarah Elizabeth Hudson Scholarship Fund
W. Donald and Marian Porter Huffman Family Scholarship Fund
Inspiring and Supporting Philanthropy Award Fund

Dr. Karen LaRoe Scholarship
Gary Lucas Memorial Scholarship
Susan K. Ipacs Nursing Legacy Scholarship Fund
Susan K. Ipacs PN2RN Nursing Legacy Scholarship Fund
Charlene Joseph Scholarship Fund
Mary Kackley-Brill Scholarship Fund
KeyBank Educational Scholarship Endowment Fund
Mary E. Knauer Scholarship Fund
Commander Lambert Scholarship Fund
Joseph and Marie Lichtenstein Scholarship Fund

Michael C. Long Legacy Scholarship Fund
Madison High School Alumni Scholarship Fund
Ralph and Lenore Martin Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund
The Rose Elizabeth Bell MacConkey Scholarship Fund for Women Going into a Career in Business
Donald and Catherine Palmer Scholarship Fund

Jim Raeder Helping Hand Scholarship Fund
Jack and Clara Reho Scholarship Fund
Paul Sayanek Scholarship Fund
Winnie Mae Sharpe Education Scholarship Fund
Ben and Alyce Shaver Scholarship Fund
Shawnee Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
Skills Achieve More Success Scholarship Fund
Dr. Allen Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund
Donald and Bertha Stalter Scholarship
Doug Steele Memorial Scholarship Fund
Loran and Shirley Stutz Scholarship Fund 
James and Martha Thomas Scholarship Fund
The Davey L. and Sandra Jackson Turner Scholarship Fund
Jim Turner Memorial Scholarship
Ariana R. Ulloa Scholarship Fund
Janet Hursey Koehler Wade Scholarship Fund
John G. and Suzanne Scott Weber Scholarship Fund
The Weissinger Family Memorial Scholarship Fund
Jimmy Wood Memorial Scholarship Fund
Charles, Elizabeth and Robert Woodruff Scholarship Fund
Jim and Vicki Palmer Legacy Scholarship
Dr. Michael P. Giannamore Memeorial Scholarship Fund
Mytia Barker Memorial Scholarship Fund
Rita E. Biasi Scholarship Fund
Churchman Trust Scholarship Fund


Batavia School Foundation Fund
Cambridge City Schools Alumni and Friends Educational Fund
Citizens for Rolling Hills School Fund
Friends of East Guernsey Education Fund
Goshen Education Foundation Fund 
Goshen Education Foundation Endowment Fund 
Husky Education Fund
New Haven School Fund
River High School Alumni & Friends Fund
River High School Alumni & Friends Endowment Fund
Steubenville City Schools Foundation Investment Fund
Southern Perry County Academic Endowment Fund
West Union Schools Alumni and Friends Educational Fund
Wheelersburg Schools Alumni & Friends Fund

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