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TNP Names Bennett-Mosely to Strategic Partners Fellowship

WARREN, Ohio – Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership is introducing Christian Bennett-Mosely as the inaugural member to the Strategic Partners Fellowship supported by the Raymond John Wean Foundation. TNP, Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corp. and the Wean Foundation have partnered in the launch of the first fellowship cohort with a broad and long-term goal to promote leadership development and …

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Wean Foundation funds nonprofit fellowship program

The Center for Nonprofit Leadership in YSU’s Williamson College of Business Administration has been awarded $196,000 from the Raymond John Wean Foundation to implement the Nonprofit Leadership Summer Fellowship Program for 2023 and 2025. “We are excited by the opportunity to once again partner with the Wean Foundation to help organizations build capacity while providing …

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AAUW Hears from Wean
Foundation

The American Association of University Women of/ Youngstown hosted a meeting with Jennifer Roller from the Wean Foundation. Her topic was “The Work Life Imbalance” which happens by measuring our successes through a lens of race equity and inclusion, along with what it means personally to seek a balance that seems not to consider race, …

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Wean Foundation Board of Directors Meets at Amphitheater

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Raymond John Wean Foundation Board of Directors this week held its quarterly meting on the stage of the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre, in full view of the Wean Park it funded. Presentations and discussions centered around the foundation’s racial equity outcomes, which include funding viable solutions led by organizations whose leadership represents …

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Wean Foundation Awards Neighborhood Success Grants

WARREN, Ohio – Neighborhood Success Grants, a program of The Raymond John Wean Foundation, awarded over $30,000 to eight resident-led organizations. Several of the groups are previous grant recipients, while three are first time grantees. “The foundation has supported our efforts to improve property standards and promote the interests of the residents in our service area …

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Resident-led groups get Wean grant funds

Neighborhood SUCCESS Grants, a program of The Raymond John Wean Foundation, awarded more than $30,000 to eight resident-led organizations in Mahoning County.https://aaa9587b79516bb6294f4d80e3780ea2.safeframe.googlesyndication.com/safeframe/1-0-38/html/container.html Several of the groups are previous grant recipients, while three are first-time grantees. “The foundation has supported our efforts to improve property standards and promote the interests of the residents in our service …

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MVMC to focus on inclusion

The Mahoning Valley Manufacturers Coalition is on the cusp of launching a series of diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) initiatives for its members and community partners in a targeted multi-pronged approach. “Our focus is on increasing diversity focus with outreach activities in the community; increase diversity, equity and inclusion awareness among manufacturers; and increasing DEI …

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Community news

RACIAL EQUITY WORKSHOP: The Raymond John Wean Foundation will host the 2022 Racial Equity and Inclusion Workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday. Sponsored by the Wean Foundation, this two-day virtual training is hosted by ThirdSpace Action Lab and presented by the Racial Equity Institute.

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YSU Phi Kappa Phi marks 50th anniversary

From Sally Hotchkiss to Bege Bowers, John Loch to Lowell Satre, the list of past presidents of Youngstown State University’s chapter of Phi Kappa Phi reads like a hall of fame of YSU notables across the years. This year, Chapter 143 marks its 50th anniversary. “For half a century, Chapter 143 has kept the tradition …

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