Coshocton Foundation awards grants to organizations

| September 19, 2017

COSHOCTON – The Distribution Committee of the Coshocton Foundation met recently and awarded seven grants totaling $33,226 to various community organizations. The grants awarded include:

  • $12,826 to Kids America, Inc. to assist in the purchase of new weight room equipment as part of a refurbishing project
  • $6,250 to Chili Crossroads Bible Church for four partial Chili Learning Center Dyslexia Scholarships with one-on-one tutoring materials for economically disadvantaged students
  • $4,500 to the United Way of Coshocton County, Inc. to provide for Crunch For Health Exercise Balls for Coshocton County 4th Graders
  • $3,150 to the Fatherhood Initiative to assist with elementary school breakfasts, and a second grant of
  • $3,000 to provide for a Literacy Project with an essay on Dads identified as Leaders in the Home
  • $2,000 to the Coshocton City Health Department to enable assistance in providing American Heart Association CPR classes to Coshocton County residents at a reasonable cost
  • $1,500 to River View Local School District to assist with the purchase of Reusable Materials for Molecular Modeling in the district, grades 7 – 12

The Coshocton Foundation was established in 1966 and has distributed more than $7.5 million in grants to community organizations from its Unrestricted Fund. In addition, the foundation has 150 Restricted Funds from which distributions are made for specific purposes. More information about the Coshocton Foundation can be found at

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