Community News and Events

Incoming Class Member Embarks on a Homelessness Awareness Journey

Derek Pratt (Class of 2019) is embarking on a journey next month to create awareness around issues related to Homelessness, more specifically it’s negative affect on children’s lives. He is attending the National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference in Washington DC the week of July 23, 2018. He is honored to have received a full…

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Summer Enrichment Needs Volunteers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Let’s Make a Difference Summer Enrichment Program Thursday, May 31, 2018 9:21PM Let’s Make a Difference (LMAD), a Medina non-profit (501c3) organization, is preparing for its annual summer enrichment program for elementary age students who live in Union Square. Founding Director, Michelle Powell, is busy coordinating details, planning activities, and collaborating with…

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ORMACO Receives Various Grants to Make Outreach Programs a Reality

Ohio Regional Music Arts and Cultural Outreach (ORMACO) is the recipient of several grants from area foundations to help sustain its outreach programs. The non-profit organization relies on grant funding, individual, small business and corporate sponsorships and underwriting to make its programs possible. Recently, the Medina-based Halkovich Family Charitable Foundation as well as the Highland…

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Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grants

The USDA is seeking new technology and/or creative product ideas from grass roots innovators!  Got a great idea?  The USDA may be interested in funding the research and development of your concept!  Ohio State Extension is partnering with the USDA to promote the accessibility and availability of Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants.  OSU Extension…

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SHC/The Arc of Medina County’s 6th Annual Golf Outing

GIVE BACK ON THE GREEN August 6, 2018 11 a.m. shotgun start * four-person scramble Dinner and Awards at 5 p.m. Live Auction with a special Fund-a-Need for 2018 Camp Paradise $150 per person includes driving range, cart, lunch, beverages, dinner, tee gift And contest entries. $30 dinner only option All funds raised through the…

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The Most Important Thing

What’s your favorite thing? How about second? Third? What if I asked you what you’re seventh favorite thing is? You’d probably say, get to the point. So, I will. The 7th Most Important Thing is the novel that the Medina County Library has chosen to be its focus for “One Book, One Community” this year.…

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Medina County Manufacturers Partnership (MCMP) Formed

Join the Movement! Sector Partnerships are partnerships of businesses, from the same industry and in a shared labor market region, who work with education, workforce development, economic development and community organizations to address the workforce and other competitiveness needs of the targeted industry. The Medina County Manufacturers Partnership (MCMP) formed in the summer of 2017…

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