Established in 1967, GAR Foundation was born of the philanthropic desire of the Roush family to support the needs of those in the Greater Akron area community.
Why We Ask: SummitLive365.com
This post is part of a series. Click here to read all of the posts in this series. GAR’s arts and culture applicants are asked if they self-publish events on Summit County’s free marketing and event calendar, SummitLive365. This website, facilitated by ArtsNow, is designed to serve as a centralized source of information for arts and […]
Why We Ask: Diversity & Inclusion
This post is part of a series. Click here to read all of the posts in this series. You may notice that we ask some questions about your organization’s commitment to diversity and inclusion – as evidenced by diversity in your board composition, in your staff, and in the populations you will serve if funded. […]
Why we Ask: Outcomes & Objectives
Last June, we announced our new strategies, mission, and values. So in the spirit of embracing transparency and communication – one of our core values – GAR is launching a blog series explaining #WhyWeAsk particular questions in our grant applications. First up: outcomes and objectives. Nonprofits and foundations use many different words to talk about their mission […]