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Fund Name Description
DAF
Friends of Lighthouse Established by supporters of the Lighthouse Youth Center in Bainbridge, OH, the fund supports auxiliary work for the students.
General Sill Monument Restoration Fund A fund created to restore the monument of Chillicothe native Civil War General Joshua Sill.
Judge Thomas Bunch Memorial Fund The Judge Thomas Bunch Fund honors the memory of Chillicothe Municipal Judge Bunch by supporting the causes he believed in, primarily victim assistance programs.
Ross County Park District
Splash Pad Fund The First Capital Splash Pad is an opportunity to continue the improvement of our city. It will offer play environments and encourage interaction between our children. By locating the splash pad in Yoctangee Park, we tie dry play and wet play together. A splash pad appeals to all age groups as it will be designed to support play areas for children of all ages and physical abilities.
Operating
Operating Fund
Organizational Endowments
Big Brothers - Big Sisters An endowment to support the work of Big Brothers – Big Sisters in South Central Ohio.
Chillicothe Rotary Foundation
Herbert and Bettie Friedman Tecumseh Fund An endowment supporting the work of the Scioto Society and the outdoor drama Tecumseh.
Scholarship
Adena Scholarship Fund An endowed scholarship fund established by alumni of Adena High School, providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Adena High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Bicentennial Scholarship Fund An endowed scholarship fund established by the Chillicothe Bicentennial Commission to leave a lasting legacy of its successful and memorable celebration of Chillicothe’s remarkable history of two hundred years. The fund provides college scholarships to graduating seniors of Chillicothe High School.
CCI and OU-C Scholarship Created by the inmates of the Chillicothe Correctional Institution, this fund provides college scholarships for children of inmates who attend Ohio University-Chillicothe.
Chillicothe High School Scholarship Fund An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Chillicothe High School, Chillicothe, Ohio.
Ed Umsted Memorial Scholarship Fund A fund honoring the memory of Ed Umsted by providing college scholarships to Zane Trace graduating seniors.
General Scholarship Fund Our general scholarship fund providing scholarships to graduating seniors of Ross County schools.
Home Builders of Ross County Scholarship Fund An endowed scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors from Ross County High Schools who are interested in a career in the building trades or who have a family member in the building trades industry.
Huntington Scholarship Fund An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Huntington High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Lewis D. and Misty T. Ewry and Friends Scholarship Fund The Lewis D. and Misty T. Ewry Scholarship has been established to assist a graduating senior of Paint Valley Local Schools in pursuing a college degree in the field of education.
Mary Margaret Black Scholarship Fund As a lasting memory to Mary Margaret Black, a Ross County resident concerned about education, the Mary Margaret Black Scholarship Fund provides college scholarships to graduating seniors from Ross County High Schools.
McCallum Family Scholarship Fund
MZT Spirit Scholarship for Adena High School Graduates The MZT Spirit Scholarship Fund for Adena High School Graduates is established by the friends and loved ones of Marsha Zurmehly Tootle. She was an incredible person that inspired the Adnea Class of 1975 to create a legacy to honor her. She had such SPIRIT, loved Adena High School and was proud to be a Warrior! College scholarships in Marsha’s memory are awarded to graduating seniors of Adena High School.
Norman R. Cutright Memorial Scholarship Fund In lasting memory of Norman R Cutright, family and friends have established this fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Paint Valley High School, Bainbridge, Ohio.
Paint Valley Scholarship Fund An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Paint Valley High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Roger and Emily Benner Fund The daughters of Roger and Emily Benner of Bainbridge established this endowed scholarship fund in lasting memory of their parents to provide college scholarships to graduating seniors of Paint Valley High School, Bainbridge, Ohio.
Roy A. Congrove Memorial Fund A fund honoring the memory of Mr. Roy A. Congrove, a basketball coach and mentor to Zane Trace High School students, providing college scholarship to Zane Trace graduating seniors.
Scioto Valley Conference Scholarship Fund A fund providing scholarships to graduating seniors of Scioto Valley Conference Schools in South Central Ohio.
Southeastern Scholarship Fund An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Southeastern High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Unioto Scholarship Fund An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Unioto High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Zane Trace First Class Scholarship Fund for Zane Trace Graduates Scholarship fund for Zane Trace graduates created by the first class of Zane Trace High School.
Zane Trace Scholarship Fund An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Zane Trace High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Unrestricted
First Capital Fund Our unrestricted community fund. Your contribution to this fund allows the Community Foundation to respond to the changing needs of our community now and for years to come.
Other Funds