Recent Grant Awards

September 2020

$4,884

Alliance YWCA – Summer Explorers

Support was provided for Summer Explorers to help financially challenged children beat the odds and return to school with greater reading, math, and leadership skills.

$2,000

Stark State College Foundation

Grant was awarded to provide financial support to Alliance Works to help Alliance graduating seniors advance in their career path.

$4,000

Rodman Public Library

Support given to the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to advance literacy efforts among the youngest readers in our community.

$40,000

Early Childhood Education Alliance

A grant was approved for support of education, advocacy, and collaboration for quality early childhood education in Alliance.

$10,000

Alliance Pregnancy Center

Support was provided toward capital projects for their relocation.

July 2020

$15,928.99

Marlington Local Schools

Funding given to support classroom grants through the Marlington Innovation Education initiative.

May 2020

$10,780

Alliance YWCA

Support to provide a modified experience for Summer Explorers due to COVID-19.

$4,500

Alliance Shade Tree Committee

Grant provides beautification to the community.

April 2020

$20,000

Community Response Fund

Seed money for the Community Response Fund during COVID to meet our community’s basic human needs out to local charities.

January 2020

$40,000

Early Childhood Education Alliance

Support in operational dollars toward the continuation for GAF’s investment in providing quality early education for alliance and Sebring.

$5,900

University of Mount Union – One Book, One Community

Grant was awarded to purchase copies of The Orphan Train for five local school districts.

$5,000

Stark State College Foundation

Direct support to the Alliance Works Scholarship.

November 2019

$5,000

Habitat for Humanity – New Roof

Additional grant money awarded for additional costs incurred for flat roof replacements.

$25,000

Adult Career Training Assistance Program

The Trustees showed support for the Adult Career Training Assistance Program which is an initiative of the GAF to provide financial support to eligible adults seeking to improve their skills for a better position.

$2,500

Canton Symphony Orchestra (Alliance Programming)

Support toward the symphony to provide the Symphonyland Series to the Stuckey Interfaith Child Development Center.

September 2019

$73,000

Stuckey Family Interfaith Child Development Center, First Baptist Nursery School and Child Care Center and Union Avenue Preschool

Support awarded for resiliency coach services over two years.

$12,500

Vietnam Veterans Memorial

The Trustees provided a matching grant toward the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial at Memorial Park.

July 2019

$1,000

Honoring Hometown Heroes

Support provided for the Honoring Alliance Veterans Program for banners and community education.

$2,500

Rodman Public Library’s Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Support provided for first 100 children that are signed up for Rodman’s DPIL program.

$6,540

Rodman Public Library

Grant award for the Fogle Author Series.

$1,500

Friends of the Park

Matching grant provided to the Friends of the Park for the carnation mural on the Silver Park stage.

$1,350

Alliance YWCA

Matching grant provided to the YWCA for exit emergency lighting.

$5,330

R. T. White School of Practical Nursing

Provide training videos for LPN students.

May 2019

$8,450

Alliance Family YMCA

Matching funds to repair and seal parking lot.

$7,500

University of Mount Union

Grant for first Visiting Artist Series Program to honor Mr. and Mrs. Jack Peters for their commitment to community philanthropy.

$500

Beech Creek Botanical Gardens

Support was granted to the educational gardens in the community.

$3,800

Alliance Shade Tree

Grant provides beautification to the community.

$3,700

City of Alliance

Support was given to the city for the Alliance Police Department to purchase strength training equipment.

March 2019

$30,000

Habitat for Humanity

Grant awarded for flat roof replacement.

$54,300

Alliance YWCA – Summer Explorers

Support was provided for Summer Explorers to help financially challenged children beat the odds and return to school with greater reading, math and leadership skills.

$3,500

Friends of the Parks

Matching support to provide a new handicap chair for the Robertson pool.

January 2019

$3,700

University of Mount Union One Book, One Community

Grant was awarded to purchase 393 copies of The Handmaids Tale for area high school students from alliance, Sebring, West Branch and Marlington.

$2,500

Canton Symphony Orchestra (Alliance Programming)

Support toward the symphony to provide the SymphonyLand Series to the Stuckey Interfaith Child Development Center.

November 2018

$30,000

Adult Career Training Assistance Program

The Trustees approved a request for $30,000 for the Adult Career Training Assistance Program which is an initiative of the GAF to provide financial support to eligible adults.

$45,000

Early Childhood Education Alliance

ECEA was approved for support in the amount of $45,000 to educate, advocate and collaborate for quality early childhood education.

July 2018

$5,000

Alliance Area Senior Center

A grant award to assist in the purchase of a digital sign to help connect AASC’s services to the community.

$2,000

Rodman Public Library

The Fogle Charitable Fund provided funding for the library’s Fogle Author Series.

$52,700

R. T. White School of Practical Nursing

Medical equipment for classroom instruction was provided to the R. T. White School of Practical Nursing through a recent planned gift from Dr. Robert T. White.

May 2018

$2,550

Alliance Shade Tree Commission

Grant was given to the Alliance Shade Tree Commission and their work in the city of Alliance.

$1,555

Alliance YWCA

The Alison Draves Performing Arts Fund provided support to the Summer Explorers for a Shakespearian experience at the University of Mount Union.

March 2018

$2,000

Alliance YWCA

A grant award was issued to the Alliance YWCA’s to help support strategic planning efforts.

$50,000

Alliance YWCA

Support was provided for Summer Explorers to help financially challenged children beat the odds and return to school with greater reading, math, and leadership skills.

$2,500

Canton Symphony Orchestra

Stuckey Educational Fund supported the Canton Symphony Orchestra to provide the SymphonyLand Series for the Stuckey Interfaith Child Development Center.

$5,000

Early Childhood Resource Center

A grant award was given to the Early Childhood Resource Center to continue their work in the Alliance area for children and families.

$15,400

Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve

Support was given to the BCBGNP to provide final project dollars for The Dr. Levi Lamborn Carnation Museum.

January 2018

$8,100

University of Mount Union – One Book, One Community

Grant was awarded to purchase 863 copies of What Stands in a Storm for area high school students from Alliance, Sebring, West Branch and Marlington.