There are 19 charities that will benefit from the 2022 Dana Open Presented by Marathon, check them out below!
RMHC of Northwest Ohio offers families who travel to Toledo for their children’s medical care a warm, safe, clean and supportive environment. Families stay at the House free of charge, for as long as their child is receiving medical care. RMHC of NWO served 1,171 families last year through our overnight and day guest programs, some staying multiple times throughout the year. Over 200 regular volunteers donate their time each year to help us carry out our mission.
In 1995 the Jamie Farr Scholarship Fund created yet another way to support the youth of the Toledo region. Each year since its inception, Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan high school seniors have received scholarships toward their college education. The $3,000 scholarship is renewable for up to an additional three years. In order to renew the scholarship, the recipient must maintain a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.5 and have financial need. For more information about this scholarship, please call the Toledo Community Foundation at (419) 241-5049, or visit www.toledocf.org to learn more.
Two charities that are core recipients each year from the event’s proceeds are the Ronald McDonald House Charities and the Jamie Farr Scholarship Fund administered by the Toledo Community Foundation.
Founded in 1983, Bittersweet Farms was the first farmstead program for individuals with autism in the United States. We serve adolescents with a cutting-edge Transition School, Summer Enrichment Program, and a Social Recreation Program, all of which focus on developing social and life skills in a supportive environment.
In its 30th year, the DoubleARC Center for FASD is the only organization in Northwest Ohio which provides comprehensive services to children with prenatal alcohol exposure. DoubleARC offers diagnosis, counseling, parent support and training for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. The DoubleARC Center for FASD is part of the Northwest Ohio region of OhioGuidestone, which is a leader in behavioral health.
Justice for Sierah’s vision is for young people to grow, learn and thrive with safe and supportive communities. Our mission is to protect communities by implementing the Ohio violent offender database, known as Sierah’s Law, in all 50 states. Our work also includes empowering youth by establishing self-awareness and self-defense into school curriculum and communities through the Sierah Strong Program.
Nature’s Nursery provides wildlife rescue and rehabilitation to over 3,700 sick, injured and orphaned native wild animals each year. Over the past 32 years we have provided medical care to sick owls, repaired wings on flightless hawks, syringe-fed orphaned bunnies, cured mange in sick squirrels, healed broken bones in injured foxes, and nurtured thousands of other native wild animals until they could be returned to the wild. In addition to wildlife rehab, Nature’s Nursery also provides education to thousands of students and adults each year. Our outreach programs educate the community on wildlife in our area, habitat preservation and environmental sustainability.
Since 1887, The Salvation Army has served families who experience the greatest effects of poverty across Lucas, Ottawa, Wood, Fulton, and Henry Counties. Housing the homeless, stabilizing financial crisis and providing food to the food-insecure are longstanding traditions of service. The Salvation Army remains dedicated to the uninterrupted provision of basic needs for our most vulnerable neighbors.
At TutorSmart Toledo, we are passionate educators, parents, and community members dedicated to closing the achievement gaps that threaten the successful future of our children, our schools, and our community. We partner to deliver targeted, out of school time, academic tutoring to ensure that truly, no child is left behind.