About GAR

Civic Enhancement

GAR Foundation values the civic strength and vitality of Akron, Summit County and Northeast Ohio, and supports numerous causes through its civic enhancement grants.

Our civic enhancement grants priorities:

  • Enhancing the economic strength of Akron and Northeast Ohio
  • Improving the vibrancy of place
  • Supporting community development

All this, while committed to remaining responsive to unforeseen needs and opportunities that may arise.

Awarded Grant Archive