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exhALE: Advancing Lived Equality

Where

Akron Civic Theatre Grand Lobby
182 S. Main St.
Akron, OH 44308
https://www.akroncivic.com/

When

08.01.2019

Overview

Join the Gay Community Endowment Fund as we celebrate the fund's impact in the community and invest in the next generation of LGBTQ+ students and allies.

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Community Event

On the Table Greater Akron Host Training

Where

American Red Cross
501 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44303

When

08.15.2019

Overview

Join us for an informal workshop geared, to those registered as Hosts, to learn more about On the Table Greater Akron.

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On the Table Greater Akron Host Training

Where

American Red Cross
501 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44303

When

09.05.2019

Overview

Join us for an informal workshop, geared to those registered as Hosts, to learn more about On the Table Greater Akron.

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On the Table Greater Akron Host Training

Where

American Red Cross
501 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44303

When

09.17.2019

Overview

Join us for an informal workshop, geared to those registered as Hosts, to learn more about On the Table Greater Akron.

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Smart Solutions for Family Philanthropy

Where

Hilton Akron/Fairlawn
3180 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44333
http://www.akronhilton.com/

When

09.17.2019

Overview

Join Akron Community Foundation for an exclusive presentation featuring Jim McCool, retired executive vice president of Charles Schwab.

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Continuing Education Course for Advisors

Where

Hilton Akron/Fairlawn
3180 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44333
http://www.akronhilton.com/

When

09.18.2019

Overview

The Professional Advisor Council of Akron Community Foundation is hosting a continuing education course for legal and financial advisors in Greater Akron.

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On the Table Greater Akron Host Training

Where

American Red Cross
501 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44303

When

09.26.2019

Overview

Join us for an informal workshop, geared to those registered as Hosts, to learn more about On the Table Greater Akron.

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Akron Rotary Camp Regatta 2019

Where

Akron Rotary Camp
4460 Rex Lake Drive
Akron, OH 44319
http://www.akronymca.org/rotarycamp

When

09.28.2019

Overview

Save the Date for the 4th Akron Rotary Camp Regatta that will be held on September 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm at our facility, located in the Portage Lakes.

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Fundraiser

Bert A. Polsky Humanitarian Award Dinner

Where

Hilton Akron/Fairlawn
3180 West Market St.
Akron, OH 44333
http://www.akronhilton.com/

When

10.15.2019

Overview

Akron Community Foundation will honor Dave Lieberth with the 52nd Bert A. Polsky Humanitarian Award.

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Bert A. Polsky Humanitarian Award Dinner

Where

Hilton Akron/Fairlawn
3180 West Market St.
Akron, OH 44333
http://www.akronhilton.com/

When

10.15.2019

Overview

Akron Community Foundation will honor Dave Lieberth with the 52nd Bert A. Polsky Humanitarian Award.

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Women’s Endowment Fund

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Inspiring, empowering and uplifting women and girls

In 1993, a group of 106 women came together with one goal in mind – to make a difference in the lives of local women and girls. Seeing a need for funding to support programs that empower this population, the women each gave $1,000 to start the Women’s Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation.

That $106,000 has since grown to $3.2 million, including funds from its recent "For Women, Forever" campaign, which raised more than $2.013 million. To date, the Women’s Endowment Fund has awarded more than $1.3 million in grants to programs that uplift, empower and educate women and girls throughout Akron and all of Summit County.

The group has also funded important studies on women and girls, including "The Economic Status of Women in Ohio," a briefing paper that uncovered great disparities based on race and ethnicity. These studies, along with the fund's biennial forum, help define the Women's Endowment Fund's grantmaking priorities.

Nonprofits interested in applying for a grant from the Women's Endowment Fund can find deadlines and other important information on our Issue-Specific Grants page.

Make a gift to the Women’s Endowment Fund. Or, read its most recent publications to see how the fund is making a difference in the lives of women and girls.
 

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