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Gender, race and age diversity on local nonprofit boards doesn’t reflect Akron area 

February 27, 2015
Akron Beacon Journal's Betty Lin Fisher, reported the results of the Nonprofit Board Study conducted by GAR and Knight Foundations and administered by BVU: The Center for Nonprofit Excellence.... Read More
 
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Programs supporting academic achievement along the Cradle to Career continuum receive $615,000 in support from GAR Foundation  

February 23, 2015
Akron, Ohio (February 12, 2015) Eight education programs received $615,000 in support as part of GAR Foundation’s recent $1.3 million investment to the community. Education continues to be the... Read More
 
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$50,000 Award to CASA Board Volunteer Association honors retiring GAR Foundation trustee 

February 23, 2015
Akron, Ohio (February 12, 2015) The Distribution Committee of GAR Foundation announced today a $50,000 award to the Summit County Court Appointed Special Advocates / Guardian Ad Litem (CASA/GAL)... Read More
 
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More than $1.3 million awarded to community organizations from GAR Foundation  

February 23, 2015
Akron, Ohio (February 12, 2015) The Distribution Committee of GAR Foundation announced today $1,325,000 in funding to 27 community organizations in the areas of education, basic needs and... Read More
 
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Arts, business communities focus on collaboration 

February 20, 2015
Jaron LeGrair writes out ideas during a Meaningful Dialogue Task Force meeting at Weathervane Playhouse as Janus Small, lead facilitator of the Summit County Arts & Culture efforts, ... Read More
 
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Application deadline extended until February 3 at 5:00pm 

February 02, 2015
(February 2, 2015) Due to inclement weather conditions and several area closings in Summit County, GAR will extend its February 1 application deadline until Tuesday, February 3 at 5:00 pm. Our... Read More
 
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