Happy Endowment Fund Anniversary

Let’s give a cheer for the May Endowment Funds Anniversary that have positively impacted our community! It’s because of our combined efforts that we’ve hit such wonderful milestones, tightening our community ties.

When our community comes together, we make a difference. By supporting diverse causes, from education and scholarships to healthcare, arts, and environmental initiatives, we are collectively shaping a brighter tomorrow. Each fund is a spark, igniting change and bringing hope to our shared journey.

Funds Celebrating May Anniversary

Deferred Legacy

George H. Roling Fund 5/12/1994


James R. Gailey Fund 5/24/2011

Field of Interest Funds

Dick and Nan Ninde Fund 5/24/2002


Emil C. Danenberg Alzheimer’s Fund 5/27/2008


Emil C. Danenberg Cancer Fund 5/27/2008


Julius W. Zajac Fund 5/4/1995


Marvin and Dorothy Anderson Fund 5/30/1996


Nelson & Georgia Bour Family Fund 5/31/2001


Project Joy Endowment Fund 5/1/1987

Scholarship Funds

Johns-Ruger Scholarship 5/25/2012

African American Scholarship Fund 5/14/2003


Bob L. Peterson Scholarship Fund 5/24/1994


Hispanic-Latino Scholarship Fund 5/1/2007


Independent Insurance Agents of Lorain County Scholarship Fund 5/18/1995


Myron & Elinor Kolbe Agricultural Scholarship Fund 5/9/1996


Richard and Shirley Williams Scholarship Fund 5/21/2020

Community Responsive Funds

Blessing House Endowment Fund  5/12/2010

BOFE Lupus Foundation Endowment Fund 5/11/2021

DeLorne B. Diedrich Fund for Lorain County Metro Parks  5/12/2014

Endowment for the Foundation of the Lorain Public Library System, Inc  5/20/2008

Family Planning Services of Lorain County Endowment Fund  5/23/2023

FireFish Arts, Inc, Endowment Fund  5/31/2023

Gathering Hope House Endowment Fund  5/30/2023

Hearts of Patriots Endowment Fund  5/23/2022

Jones Chapel A.M.E. Church Endowment Fund  5/9/2024

Let’s Get Real Endowment Fund  5/15/2023

Lorain County Imagination Library Endowment Fund 5/11/2022

Lorain County Metro Parks Special Needs Access Fund  5/12/2014

Lorain County Section, National Council of Negro Women Endowment Fund  5/25/2023

Main Street Wellington Endowment Fund  5/5/2006

Northern Ohio Youth Orchestra (NOYO) Endowment Fund  5/3/2022

North Ridgeville Community Care Endowment Fund  5/18/2021

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Committee of Lorain County Fund  5/25/2011

Wesleyan Senior Living Foundation Endowment Fund  5/4/2021

Designated Funds

Beth K. Stocker Fund for The Foundation of the Lorain Public Library System, Inc. 5/20/2008


Brownhelm UCC Fund 5/18/2015


Dr. Ibrahim and Mufide Eren Fund for the Miller Preserve 5/25/2007


Elyria Woman’s Club Fund for Monteith Hall 5/14/2014


Jerry Jankowski Legacy Fund 5/25/2017


Patricia Lindley Center for the Performing Arts – Maintenance Fund 5/14/2013

School Funds

Educational Service Center Fine Arts Endowment Fund 4/20/1998


Firelands Schools John W. Hostetler Scholarship Fund 4/30/2008


Harry & Gladys Gang Memorial Fund 4/18/2001


Keystone Schools -Logan Stiner Scholarship 4/13/2016


Lorain City Schools Fund for Enhancing Fine Arts 4/22/1998


Midview Schools Academics Endowment Fund 4/24/2003


Midview Schools Athletic Endowment Fund 4/24/2003


Midview Schools Scholarship Endowment Fund 4/24/2003


Wellington Schools-Helen L. and Harry Wagner Fund 4/18/2003

Donor Advised Funds

Kenneth L. Cherney Donor Advised Fund 5/2/2024

Modern Poured Walls Community Fund 5/16/2001


Sprenger Health Care Systems Endowment Fund 5/24/2006