Spotting opportunity: Moving from a commercial fund to Stark Community Foundation

Although a Donor Advised Fund (DAF) can be established through a national financial institution, Stark Community Foundation offers its DAF holders much broader services, more personal attention and deeper connections to the nonprofits.

November 14, 2023

A Life Lived to the Max

Maxwell “Max” Hartong was a young man with a deep sense of purpose, a contagious drive for success and an unwavering determination to better himself and those around him.

November 10, 2023

Year-End Giving 2023

Important dates and deadlines for 2023 year-end giving.

November 02, 2023

Local Fall Activities

Here are some family-friendly experiences to enjoy this fall around Stark County!

October 04, 2023

New Funds Added to Our Family Tree - Fall 2023

12 new charitable funds were established through Stark Community Foundation from April 1 through June 30, 2023.

October 04, 2023

Quietly Reshaping Stark County

Helping others is something William “Bill” Lemmon’s parents instilled in him from an early age.

October 03, 2023

Small Acts of Kindness

Karate lessons, violin rentals, prom tickets, art supplies and softball cleats— these are all items local families couldn’t afford for their children but were able to purchase with support from the nonprofit Katie’s Kids.

October 03, 2023

Six for 60 Endowment Fund Challenge Winners

Six local nonprofits won $10,000 in seed money to establish an Organization Endowment Fund at Stark Community Foundation.

October 03, 2023

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.

September 11, 2023

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!

September 07, 2023

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?

September 07, 2023

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.

September 07, 2023

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