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Foundation Honors Educators

Posted on: October 24, 2017
Tags: Grants
Hamilton Community Foundation Honors Educators A total of 17 educators were recognized at the 15th annual Harry T. Wilks “Hamilton Celebrates Education” event Thursday, October 19, at the Courtyard by Marriott in downtown read more …

HCF Grant Helps Animals

Posted on: August 16, 2017
Tags: Grants
On a cold day in early April, a stray dog with a badly swollen leg arrived at the Animal Friends Humane Society. “After no one came to claim her, we took an x-ray and found an extreme fracture,” says Animal Friends director Meg Stephenson. read more …

A Welcome Pause for Parents

Posted on: August 14, 2017
Tags: Grants
“Research has shown that we are better dads, moms and grandparents when we take time to refill our buckets,” says Lisa McCoon, program director of Pause, an initiative of the Butler County Children and Family First Council. Pause, a respite read more …

Butler County Philanthropy Day Registration Open

Posted on: June 22, 2017
Tags: scholarship, education, Grants
Registrations are now open for Butler County Philanthropy Day, to be held Friday, November 17 at noon at the Courtyard by Marriott in Hamilton.  The keynote speaker will be Dr. Gregory Crawford, president of Miami University, with John Lomax of read more …

YPC Grants $45,000

Posted on: May 25, 2017
Tags: scholarship, education, Grants
This spring, the Youth Philanthropy Committee (YPC) of the Hamilton Community Foundation is awarding $45,320 in grants to 12 different programs that will have a significant positive impact on our community. YPC is the youth grant making arm of the Hamilton read more …