Marion Community Foundation



Since 1998, area residents have been turning to Marion Community Foundation to make their philanthropic giving as effective as possible.
The foundation is a public charity serving thousands of people who share a common concern . . . improving the quality of life in Marion County.


Web Address

www.marioncommunityfoundation.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @MarionCommFound

Community Foundation Background


  

Recent News from Marion Community Foundation


Looking ahead: What will Marion County be like in 2030?
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

Dean Jacob, president and CEO, Marion Community Foundation: "I think we're poised to continue along our path of America's Workforce...more

MarionMade!: Community Foundation has supported Marion for decades
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

Marion Community Foundation awards approximately $1.7 million annually in grants and scholarships to address community needs. Grants, such...more

Dean Jacob: Have an impact on the future of your community
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

Marion Community Foundation is proud to have awarded grants to support this program for the past three years — even more delighted to meet...more

Dean Jacob: Have an impact on the future of your community
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

Marion Community Foundation is proud to have awarded grants to support this program for the past three years — even more delighted to meet...more

MarionMade! finds new home at Marion Technical College
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

MARION — After a successful run under the umbrella of the Marion Community Foundation (MCF), the MarionMade! initiative now has a new...more

Marion Made: Marion County's agriculture boasts 615 farms
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

... list,” said Dean Jacob, president and CEO of Marion Community Foundation and a member of the Celebrate Marion selection...more

Marion County leader and icon Pam Hall passes away at age 67
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

Dean Jacob, president and CEO of the Marion Community Foundation, said he had deep respect for Hall, both as a colleague and a friend. "The...more

Marion gala gives a spotlight to positive stories in the community
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

Dean Jacob, the president and CEO of the Marion Community Foundation, said the idea started with a conversation four years ago and has...more

The brand Marion Made could be a model for Mansfield
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

MARION -- Dean Jacob, president and CEO of the Marion Community Foundation, had long since grown tired of hearing the same negative...more

Briefs: Aqua water main flushing begins Tuesday
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

MARION -Marion Community Credit Union has created a new charitable fund with the Marion Community Foundation which will support local...more

Geographic Focus

Marion County, OH

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