MCCF Announces 2022 First Half Distribution Totals

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Community Foundation announced that it has distributed more than $790,000 in grants, awards, and scholarships during the first half of 2022.   MCCF Chief Executive Officer Brian Wagner announced that the foundation has more than $32 Million in assets and discussed the responsibilities involved in managing and maintaining those resources […]

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MCCF Announced Spring Grant Competition Winners

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Community Foundation Announced the winners of their Spring Grant Competition. The foundation will disburse $65,467 between 16 local organizations who applied for funding that supports their community programs. MCCF Chief Executive Officer Brian Wagner discussed the purpose of the grant and how it benefits the community. “Spring really focuses on […]

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Investing in “Making Muskingum Home”

MUSKINGUM COUNTY, Ohio- Two local agencies are combining efforts to create an incentive for people to work and live in Muskingum County. The program is called “Make Muskingum Home.” It’s a talent attraction and retention program funded by the Muskingum County Community Foundation and the J.W. and M.H. Straker Charitable Foundation, with an initial investment […]

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MCCF Spring Grant Competition

ZANESVILLE, Ohio – The Muskingum County Community Foundation is offering applications for their 2022 Spring Grant Competition for nonprofits and community Projects.   MCCF Chief Executive Officer Brian Wagner explained how the foundation gained the money to provide for the Spring Grant and some of the projects the grant has covered in the past.  “The proceeds […]

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End of Year Giving

You have a few more days to change the lives of those in the community through charitable giving. There are many different non-profits in Muskingum County covering a wide variety of areas like Homeless Hands, Christ’s Table, the Animal Shelter and Big Brothers/Big Sisters. Even the smallest donation can make a big difference. “Sometimes people […]

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Dougherty and Swingle Named Recipients of the Miss Olaf and Olga Hanson Scholarship

Two educators continuing their own studies are the recipients of this year’s Miss Olaf and Olga Hason Scholarship. At the Muskingum County Community Foundation Jennifer Swingle and Alaina Dougherty were presented with $500 checks and certificates for being chosen as this year’s award winners. Swingle is taking classes towards her masters for school counseling and […]

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