Our Family Tree
Learn about the generous donors who have established charitable funds through Stark Community Foundation.
Recognizing the Rescue 343-2 9/11 Memorial
Rescue 343-2 9/11 Memorial is a local nonprofit dedicated to remembering the fallen heroes of our country, educating others about the significance of their sacrifice and honoring veterans and first responders.
Boiling down the alphabet soup: What are RMDs, and how do they relate to QCDs?
If you get cross-eyed when you start reading about Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) and Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCDs), you are not alone!
Making it fun: Tips for teaching children about philanthropy
Over the years, you’ve probably taught your young children, grandchildren, nieces, and nephews lessons along the lines of “better to give than to receive.” But how do you transition these lessons into more concrete instruction about charitable giving?
Brooks' Bereavement Bears comfort local mothers
Brooks’ Bereavement Bears, a local nonprofit supporting women who experience pregnancy loss, has given out more than 300 teddy bears to comfort patients during their time of need at local hospitals.
Stark County Imagination Library celebrates enrollment milestone
The Stark County Imagination Library recently reached its enrollment goal and celebrated a huge program milestone — more than 50% of the eligible children in our community are now enrolled and receiving free books each month.
YWCA Canton celebrates 30th class of Women’s Hall of Fame
YWCA Canton will celebrate four inductees to its Women’s Hall of Fame at the 30th annual event taking place on Sept. 30 at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. At the celebration, two additional members will be recognized with the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Habitat for Humanity revitalizes Southeast Canton playground
The Southeast Canton community now has a state-of-the-art renovated playground and gathering space, thanks to Habitat for Humanity East Central Ohio.
We recently asked Chris Caparelli, managing partner of Marquette Associates, a few common questions about today’s market. He and his colleagues will dive deeper into these market conditions during our investment webinar on October 24.
Spring Donor Gathering 2023
Thanks to all who joined us to celebrate our family of donors this year!
Gifts of cash or stock: Is it a toss-up?
As we head into the summer months, it's a good idea to connect with your clients about their charitable giving budgets for 2023 and, in particular, evaluate the types of assets best suited for each specific client to give to charity.
Summer topics for professional advisors worth watching
Check out these three summer topics professional advisors are sure to hear more about.
Addressing poverty is crucial for promoting economic development in our community. Learn how Stark Community Foundation is impacting both.