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The Lorain Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

The Lorain Foundation

457 Broadway

Lorain, OH United States 44052

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $1,180,722

Total giving: $55,998






Established in 1947 in OH

Purpose and Activities

Awards scholarships to graduating seniors of high schools in Lorain, OH, and vicinity; support also for hospitals, social service and youth organizations, and higher education.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to graduates of high schools in Lorain, OH.

Fields of Interest

  • Community college education
  • Community health care
  • Dental care
  • Education
  • Health
  • Health care clinics
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • In-patient medical care
  • Out-patient medical care
  • Religion
  • Youth development
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Female children and youth
  • Females
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Male children and youth
  • Males

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $1,180,722 (market value)

Expenditures: $75,662

Total giving: $55,998

Qualifying distributions: $56,198