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


Briefs: Marion Community Foundation announces teaching grants
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

MARION - Marion Community Foundation has announced the 2020 Teaching, Educating And Classroom Help (TEACH) Grants program,...more

Briefs: Marion Community Foundation announces teaching grants
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

MARION - Marion Community Foundation has announced the 2020 Teaching, Educating And Classroom Help (TEACH) Grants program,...more

Marion Community Foundation welcomes new board member, officers
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

MARION - The Marion Community Foundation Board of Directors has a new member and new officers for the fiscal year. Justin Hamper...more

Jacob: Using philanthropy to create social justice in Marion
Foundation: Marion Community Foundation

The idea – and practice – of philanthropy is strong. We witness the love of humanity every time following acts of injustice. Good people doing...more

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

Geographic Focus

Marion County, OH

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Using Crowd-Sourced Technology for Social Good


Using Crowd-Sourced Technology for Social Good

Crowd-sourcing is deemed an effective and useful tool to preserve and protect the earth’s species. As proof, the International Barcode of Life (iBOL) summons citizens around the world to collect samples to assist universities, natural history museums and research institutes.


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