Hundreds of individuals, families, nonprofits and local businesses have trusted Akron Community Foundation with their philanthropy over the years. Whether they started a donor-advised fund to give back to their favorite causes, a scholarship fund to help students pursue their educational dreams, or an agency endowment fund to support their nonprofit's mission, all of our fundholders are giving back to the community in meaningful ways.
The following new funds have joined their ranks, and you can, too. Learn how easy it is to start your own charitable fund.
From Oct. 3 to Dec. 10, 2020, we welcomed 4 new funds:
- Graham Family Fund: Donor-advised fund established by John and Jennifer Graham.
Synergy Talton Endowment Fund: Donor-advised fund established by James and Dr. Rachel Talton.
Richard S. Wagner Memorial Swimming Scholarship Fund: Scholarship fund established by the Wagner family to provide postsecondary scholarships for Firestone High School seniors who have participated in the swimming and diving programs.
- Wilt Family Fund: Donor-advised fund established by Stephen and Holly Wilt.