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Health Foundation of Greater Massillon


Last Updated: 2016-08-10

At A Glance

Health Foundation of Greater Massillon

(formerly The Community Health Foundation)

1237 Lincoln Way E.

Massillon, OH United States 44646-6992

Telephone: (330) 837-6864


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Health conversion foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $8,055,906

Total giving: $223,166






Established in 1997 in OH; converted in April 1999 from a merger between Akron General Medical Center and Massillon Community Hospital

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily to enhance the quality of life by collaborating with and supporting qualified wellness organizations and innovation in health programs and initiatives.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Community High School Volunteer Program

The foundation awards up to $2,000 to high schools in western Stark County toward the implementation of a community service project. The program is designed to promote social action in all of the county's communities and to educate students in the processes of community volunteer work. The over-riding objective of the school grant program is to encourage young students to take a more active role in their community.

Neighborhood Partnership Grant Program

Grant awards of $250-$2,500 are made to assist western Stark County neighborhood associations in improving their neighborhoods. A curriculum that focuses on leadership skills, networking, advocacy, and teamwork provides participants with the assistance that they need to improve their neighborhoods.

Fields of Interest

  • Health
  • Public health

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $8,055,906 (market value)

Gifts received: $15,603

Expenditures: $404,898

Total giving: $223,166

Qualifying distributions: $337,028