Are you a nonprofit seeking funds for COVID-19 relief efforts in Wood, Wirt, Ritchie, Roane or Calhoun County? Through our partnership with the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation, nonprofits can request support through PACF's Safety Net Fund. To learn more, contact or email PACF: 304-428-4438 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.pacfwv.com/COVID19... See MoreSee Less
The PACF takes a strategic approach to identify where it can make the greatest impact for our communities. To help further our initiatives that address some of the Mid-Ohio Valley's toughest challenge...
As communities continue to grapple with the impact of COVID-19, nonprofits continue to provide support. If you are a nonprofit serving Athens County and seeking financial assistance due to the pandemic, the Athens County Foundation's Response Fund is accepting applications. This fund is for nonprofits who serve Athens County communities and whose operations are hampered by the pandemic. The Response Fund is made possible through partnership with the Sisters Health Foundation, the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville, the Rocky Community Improvement Fund, ACF'S Donor Advised Funds, and many donors. For more information and to apply, visit athensfoundation.org/response-fund/... See MoreSee Less
With the support of SHF funds, Susan G. Komen Columbus was able to expand breast health services in Meigs County. Collaboration among the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, OhioHealth, and The Ohio State University and Komen Columbus's Southeast Ohio patient navigator enabled the project to serve 112 patients with 84% navigated to screening, diagnostic service, or other follow-up care. Six mobile screenings were also offered through OUHCOM. The Meigs County Breast Health Initiative also provided more equitable access to breast health care and sustaining coverage through Komen Columbus' programs. Thank you, Komen Columbus, for being a part of preventing and curing breast cancer in our community! ... See MoreSee Less
The Payment Protection Program (PPP) will reopen this week for new borrowers and certain existing PPP borrowers. This round of PPP continues to prioritize millions of Americans employed by small businesses and nonprofits by authorizing up to $284 billion toward job retention and other expenses through March 31, 2021 and by allowing certain existing borrowers to apply for a second loan. Fo rmore information, visit the full release by the US Small Business Administration: bit.ly/35wdkEP... See MoreSee Less
With SHF funding, Old Man Rivers Mission in Parkersburg helped pay for 97 eye exams for those without vision care insurance. They also helped with the expense for new eyeglasses for 180 individuals. Throughout last year, they were able to schedule many clients from agencies such as House to Home, MOV Fellowship Home, and St. Joseph's Recovery Center; may of these individuals hadn't had eye exams in years. Their eye exam program has also been valuable to people with diabetes, who comprise a large segment of the population they serve. Thank you, Old Man Rivers, for supporting vision health in the Mid-Ohio Valley! For more information on their Eyeglass Program, visit oldmanriversmission.org/... See MoreSee Less