Funding Opportunity through Foundation’s Grassroots Grant Program
Up to 30 of the most promising projects that align with the Foundation’s values and strategic priorities will be awarded grants of $500 to $5,000 in January of 2019. Projects must focus on developing resident leadership, promoting collaboration and building upon existing resources in the community. Orientation begins October 22.
The Raymond John Wean Foundation Announces New Staff Member!
We'd like to take a moment of your time to introduce our new Program Associate, Tiara Williams. Tiara joins the Foundation after working most recently with Inspiring Minds Youngstown. We are excited about having Tiara join our team!
Her focus will be supporting the health and vitality of Foundation sponsored programs including: CapacityBuilding, Community Investment and Neighborhood SUCCESS
2018 Emerging Leaders Are On Their Way!
This year's Emerging Leaders cohort has completed four sessions to date exploring topics such as:
Vision, Focus & Accountability
Race, Equity & Inclusion
Leveraging Opportunity in Conflict
We look forward to what's to come.
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Renovation of a four-unit apartment building off Glenwood Avenue is one of several community improvements taking place along the South Side artery, said Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. Executive Director Ian Beniston.