July, 2016: Restoration of the Drexel Theatre marquee was completed, a grant from our Bexley Community Fund!
December, 2016: The Bexley Community Foundation awarded the most grants ever in one calendar year from all 10 Funds!
August, 2016: 330 participants enjoyed the 4th Annual Splish, Splash and Dash Youth Triathlon, bringing the total participants in the event since 2013 to over 1,000 kids!
The event is sponsored by the Foundation’s Youth and Recreation Fund.
November, 2016: Our Bexley Wellness Fund hosted a healthy cooking demonstration at Jeffrey Mansion!
Two new Funds were created at the Bexley Community Foundation in 2016! The Bexley Public Library Community Author Series Fund and the Anne & Sam Powers Fund join eight other established Funds, the Foundation now has 10 Funds!
May, 2016: New pots and planters on Drexel Avenue by Main Street funded
by our Bexley Beautification Fund!
April, 2016: Work was completed on the beautiful new Jeffrey Mansion and Park entryway!
October, 2016: The Bexley Police Department received a grant to purchase a zero electric motorcycle, which has already been out on day shift patrol and was used on Halloween. The bike will also be equipped with an AED, purchased by a Foundation Grant in 2015.