ServeOhio – along with partners American Electric Power Foundation and AmeriCorps – is pleased to announce the availability of grants to support community service projects organized for ServeOhio Day on June 19, 2021. ServeOhio Day coincides with the summer solstice – the day with the longest period of daylight in the year – providing the most ample opportunity to volunteer annually. Grant awards will range between $500 to $2,000.
How can the funding be used?
The grants support projects that create or improve community assets or infrastructure such as parks, schools, senior centers, community gardens or low-income homes through volunteer engagement. Funds may be used for supplies, materials and volunteer support.
Who is eligible to apply?
Non-profit and public organizations in Ohio including, but not limited to, volunteer centers, school districts, community colleges, universities, and local governments are eligible to apply.
Ready to apply?
For the application and instructions, visit the ServeOhio website. The application deadline is May 18, 2021 at 11:59 PM. We look forward to receiving your application.
Winning 4-H Plan request forms and final 4-H plan need to be completed by June 1, 2021. A completed Winning 4-H Plan includes the request form and a meeting with the child, guardian and Extension Educator to discuss and plan out the year’s accommodations. Please contact the office for more information
Highland County 4-H is offering county-wide meetings for 4-H members and volunteers. This hour long program provides a 30-min guest speaker about fun and exciting topics and a 30 minute meeting space for clubs if they would like to meet.