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The Dennis and Sara Trachsel Foundation


Last Updated: 2016-02-04

At A Glance

The Dennis and Sara Trachsel Foundation

P.O. Box 747

Marion, OH United States 43301-0747

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $6,207,927

Total giving: $235,231





Additional Contact Information

Application address: c/o Kevin R. Hall, 355 E. Center St., Marion, OH 43302, tel.: (740) 383-6109


Established in 1997 in OH

Purpose and Activities

Scholarship awards to students attending any accredited college, university trade school or technical school.

Program Area(s)

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

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to graduates of Elgin, Marion Catholic, Marion Harding, Pleasant, Ridgedale, and River Valley counties, and Tri-Rivers Joint Vocational School, OH for attendance at any accredited college, university or technical school.

Fields of Interest

  • Education
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Higher education
  • Human services
  • Secondary education
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adolescents
  • Children and youth
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $6,207,927 (market value)

Expenditures: $396,787

Total giving: $235,231

Qualifying distributions: $286,349

Giving activities include:

$60,000 for 2 grants of $30,000 each

$175,231 for 21 grants to individuals (high: $15,000; low: $4,080)