Student-run Falcon Factory spreads Fairless school spirit

The Falcon Factory at Fairless High School is a student-run spirit shop that gives 9-12 grade students with disabilities hands-on experience running a business and developing employable skills.

March 16, 2023

New Funds Added to Our Family Tree - Spring 2023

24 charitable funds were established through Stark Community Foundation from October 1 through December 31, 2022.

March 15, 2023

Coffee with a purpose

For Whole Latte Love Café, January 2023 marked one year of serving coffee, celebrating diversity and empowering people with disabilities.

March 14, 2023

Bluecoats return to Stark County for training camp

The world-champion Bluecoats Drum & Bugle Corps recently announced the relocation of its annual spring training to be held over the summer at the University of Mount Union in Alliance.

March 10, 2023

Local Artist Receives Excellence Award from Ohio Arts Council

Artist Diane Belfiglio was chosen as one of 75 Ohio artists — and the only in Stark County — to receive a 2023 Individual Excellence Award from Ohio Arts Council.

February 27, 2023

5 Scholarship Application Tips

Here are 5 tips to keep in mind when completing your Stark Community Foundation scholarship application.

February 06, 2023

Akron-Canton Airport program supports passengers with hidden disabilities

The Akron-Canton Airport has launched a new initiative called The Sunflower Program that makes the airport experience more accommodating for travelers with hidden disabilities.

February 06, 2023

Louisville Middle School teacher receives Amazing Teaching Award

When Louisville Middle School intervention specialist Chelsea Ball was recently awarded the Amazing Teaching Award and its monthly national prize, she was not expecting the recognition.

January 30, 2023

North Canton Public Library provides home delivery for new parents

Through the North Canton Public Library’s new Special Delivery Program, residents of the North Canton City School District with a new child in their home can request books, DVDs and other library materials for older siblings, the new child or themselves.

January 23, 2023

McKinley Senior High engineering class makes musical dreams come true

It was a welcome challenge when guitar teacher reached out to the class with an unusual request: Could the pre-engineering students use the 3D printer to develop a custom assistive device to help a student with cerebral palsy play the guitar?

January 06, 2023

Canton's Golden Key Center renovation and expansion moving ahead

The Golden Key Center for Exceptional Children is well on its way to serving more local students with special needs by undergoing a $2.5 million renovation and expansion.

January 02, 2023

A Community Christmas gifts joy

A Community Christmas is a staple in Stark County each December, providing holiday joy for local families in need. This year, more than 1,300 people had a brighter season because of the organization’s programs and donations from our community.

December 30, 2022

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