Crawford County Charities
2015 Granting Cycle Awards Thru Cycle 3

The Community Foundation for Crawford County is pleased to announce the grant allocations for Crawford County charities for the 2015 granting cycles.

Competitive Grants

Alpha Recovery 12-Step Program Maintain meeting places in Crawford County & Craw. Co. Jail; pave parking lot at Jericho House; finish remodeling of multi-function housing facility which can be used as a safe house/homeless shelter for women at Jericho House. $10,000.00
BORN Financial assistance, educational programs to help families become self-sustaining. $20,000.00
Buckeye Robotics Funds for recurring costs and programming courses for students for 2015-16 school year. $2,000.00
Bucyrus Area YMCA Restoration of pool mechanical room ($30,000); Daktronics Timing System for Pool area ($5,000). $15,000.00
Bucyrus / Crawford Count D.A.R.E. Classroom & graduation materials and awards for the D.A.R.E. program in Crawford County Schools $1,000.00
Bucyrus Preservation Society Storm windows for the restored T & OC Depot and adjacent gift shop. $5.000.00
Bucyrus Public Library Servers & work station hosting accounting software. $24,500.00
Crawford County Educational and Economic Development Partnership Funds to determine feasibility for a multi-purpose sports complex in Crawford County $5,000.00
Crawford County Agricultural Society Construction of office building; exterior improvements to FFA/Horse barn. $12,000.00
Crawford County Community Concert Association Funding to help book higher profile artists for community concerts. $15,000.00
Crawford County Veterans Hall of Fame Matching funds to construct a monument on the Southeast corner of the Crawford County Court House to honor Craw. Co. Veterans past, present, and future. $5,000.00
Crawford-Marion ADAMH Board/CC Health Partners Conduct a comprehensive community health assessment. $3,000.00
Crestline Assistance & Ministries Program (CAMP) Support for programs and services. $500.00
Crestline Child Care, Inc. Funding for a sign, repairs, and/or the purchase of toys, educational supplies, applicances, car seats, office equipment, and clothing for children in need. $5,000.00
Galion Youth Baseball Club Stadium improvements- lighting, field mix, recondition bleachers, PA sound system, & score board enhancement $10,000.00
HomeCare Matters Home Health and Hospice Training and cert. in The Grief Recovery Method for 1 employee. $2,795.00
Humane Society Serving Crawford County Funds for new crematory unit. $12,000.00
Junior Achievement of North Central Ohio Implementation of 10 JA programs for 210 students in Crawford County classrooms $5,450.00
Lutheran Homes Society/Kettle Run Pool table and tv for residents, architect fees and installation of drainage system. $1,000.00
Marion-Crawford Prevention Programs (JTI) Funds for 8th grade CC students to attend JTI camp for promoting a drug-free lifestyle $1,500.00
Oakwood Cemetary Association Replacement of concrete or gravel foundations under monuments in older section of the cemetery $2,452.50
Odyssey Recovery Group Funds for new computer and printer. $1,000.00
United Way of Crawford County Help to sustain 2-1-1 Information and Referral system in Crawford County. $3,750.00
Wildlife Haven Summer Intern Scholarship. Animal food expenditures. $5,000.00
Total Competitive Grants $166,947.50 


Multi-Year Grants

Crawford County Educational and Economic Development Partnership - Campaign Support Third and final payment of a 3 year $150,000 grant  $50,000.00
Crawford County Educational and Economic Development Partnership / Vision 20/20 Continuation of Vision 20/20 Support - First payment of a 5 year $250,000 grant  $50,000.00
North Central State College Foundation - Develop Kehoe Center Campus in Shelby Third and final payment of a 3 year $20,000 grant $10,000.00
North Central State College Foundation - Develop a Higher Education Center in Bucyrus First payment of a 5 year $250,000 grant $50,000.00
Total Multi-Year Grants $160,000.00