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Fund Name   Description
DAF
Bundle of Twigs - Tecumseh Fund Donate
Friends of Lighthouse Donate Established by supporters of the Lighthouse Youth Center in Bainbridge, OH, the fund supports auxiliary work for the students.
General Sill Monument Restoration Fund Donate A fund created to restore the monument of Chillicothe native Civil War General Joshua Sill.
Judge Thomas Bunch Memorial Fund Donate 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 Donate
Splash Pad Fund Donate 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 Donate
Organizational Endowments
Big Brothers - Big Sisters Donate An endowment to support the work of Big Brothers – Big Sisters in South Central Ohio.
Chillicothe Rotary Foundation Donate
Herbert and Bettie Friedman Tecumseh Fund Donate An endowment supporting the work of the Scioto Society and the outdoor drama Tecumseh.
Scholarship
Adena High School Alumni Association Scholarship Donate
Adena Scholarship Fund Donate 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 Donate 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 Donate 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 Donate An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Chillicothe High School, Chillicothe, Ohio.
Educators Pursuing Excellence Scholarship Award Fund for the Union Scioto Public School District Donate This fund was established to provide a scholarship award annually to a deserving elementary, middle school or high school educator or guidance counselor who demonstrates a consistent record of educational excellence and community service and serves as a role model of personal and professional development for the district's students.
Ed Umsted Memorial Scholarship Fund Donate A fund honoring the memory of Ed Umsted by providing college scholarships to Zane Trace graduating seniors.
General Scholarship Fund Donate Our general scholarship fund providing scholarships to graduating seniors of Ross County schools.
Home Builders of Ross County Scholarship Fund Donate 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 Donate An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Huntington High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Judge Thomas Bunch Memorial Scholarship Fund Donate Honoring the memory of Judge Thomas Bunch annually a scholarship is awarded to a current Unioto graduating senior.
Kim Knapp Morton Scholarship Fund Donate Kim Knapp Morton proudly mentored countless young people, teens, and adults throughout her life as an entrepreneur, a culinary artist, a college instructor, and a loving member of the Ross County community. Kim was a 1971 graduate of Zane Trace High School. She completed her associate and bachelor degrees at Hocking College and OHIO University, respectively, with a focus on social work and criminal justice. A life cook and baker, she owned and operated her business, Kim’s Catering, from 1985 until 2017. In the spirit of Kim’s generosity throughout the years, this endowment is being established by her sons to continue her legacy and to support future generations within her community as they spread love, kindness, and pursue their own dreams.
Lewis D. and Misty T. Ewry and Friends Scholarship Fund Donate 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 Donate 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 Donate
MZT Spirit Scholarship for Adena High School Graduates Donate 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 Donate 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 Donate An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Paint Valley High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Roger and Emily Benner Fund Donate 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 Donate 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 Donate A fund providing scholarships to graduating seniors of Scioto Valley Conference Schools in South Central Ohio.
Southeastern Scholarship Fund Donate An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Southeastern High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Unioto Scholarship Fund Donate 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 Donate Scholarship fund for Zane Trace graduates created by the first class of Zane Trace High School.
Zane Trace Scholarship Fund Donate An endowed general scholarship fund providing college scholarships to graduating seniors of Zane Trace High School, Ross County, Ohio.
Unrestricted
First Capital Fund Donate 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