Record-Breaking Year of PhilanthropyGive Where You LiveFamilies Helping FamiliesActs of KindnessStrengthening Stark

Record-Breaking Year of Philanthropy

Stark Community Foundation awards a record $9.8 million, raises $18 million in 2017
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Give Where You Live

Fulmer family creates charitable fund to support Canton community
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Families Helping Families

The Schroer Group carries on the legacy of founder Jerry Schroer Sr. through In Jerry's Footsteps
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Acts of Kindness

Jim Kettlewell's generous spirit lives on through his writing and charitable fund
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Strengthening Stark

New report assesses the current economic and demographic trends of Stark County
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  • 1 Record-Breaking Year of Philanthropy
  • 2 Give Where You Live
  • 3 Families Helping Families
  • 4 Acts of Kindness
  • 5 Strengthening Stark
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