Category Archives: Fundraising

Thank you, Kennedy Family Fund

 

Our heartfelt thanks goes to the Kennedy Family Fund, a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, for a $1500 contribution toward our summer and fall activities.

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We sought support for advertising and promotion, rent for our office, printing and copying, insurance, accounting fees, author stipends and a director stipend. Many grants strictly fund programming, and we appreciate the CFMV’s recognition that programming isn’t sustainable without administrative support.

The Community Foundation is a critical component of nonprofit funding in the Valley, and we are grateful and honored to continue to be part of the CFMV family, having also received support for the Winter Writing Camp at the first Mahoning Valley Soup.

The Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley is operated exclusively for charitable, educational and scientific purposes which effectively assist and promote the well-being of residents of Mahoning and Trumbull Counties. Information about the Foundation can be found here.

 

 

Win an Armeni Birdbath!

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Each summer, we raffle a large piece of art and split the purse with the artist. Thanks so very much to Youngstown sculptor Tony Armeni for collaborating with us. Word is, with an Armeni in your back yard, the birds show up in top hats.

Your donation helps us fund our programs, and we’re so grateful. Good luck! We will draw the winning ticket July 14 at the YSU Summer Festival of the Arts.

Don’t have a backyard? This would look amazing in your livingroom, or would make the best. gift. ever.

You can purchase tickets (2 for $5) at any of our events, by mail (323 Wick Ave. #9/Youngstown/44504) or here.

Armeni Birdbath Raffle

Take a chance on winning an elegant birdbath by Youngstown metals sculptor Tony Armeni. Proceeds help support our literary programming. Two tickets for $5.00 Good luck!

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