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Cornerstone Award for Philanthropy and Service Awarded to Susie and Charlie Rath

The Bexley Community Foundation annually awards their Cornerstone Award for Philanthropy and Service at its Annual Fall Gathering. The award is given each year to honor current or former Bexley residents who inspire and challenge us by their examples of exceptional service and giving to Bexley and the great community. This year’s recipients are Susie […]

The Jeffrey Mansion Project

The Bexley Community Foundation will conduct our first ever Capital Campaign to raise $1 million to support the City’s Jeffrey Mansion Project. The campaign will support the projected costs to upgrade the programming and event space at the Mansion by enclosing the atrium with a glass ceiling. The new space will be ADA accessible, include […]

1908 Society celebrates Bexley’s Birthday!

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1908 Society: Foundation’s new group encourages giving

  http://www.thisweeknews.com/news/20170626/1908-society-foundations-new-group-encourages-giving   1908 Society: Foundation’s new group encourages giving By CHRIS BOURNEA THISWEEKNEWS.COM  Posted Jun 26, 2017 at 6:05 PM    For residents who want to contribute to programs that have a local impact but who might not have a large amount of time or resources to give, the Bexley Community Foundation has launched the 1908 Society. The foundation’s new […]
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You’re Amazing. Look at What You Made Happen in Bexley!

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 […]
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New fund, supervision set for series

By Chris Bournea ThisWeek Community News Tuesday October 18, 2016  The Bexley Community Book Club will host the final author visit under the program’s original incarnation when National Book Award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson visits this December. Next year, the Bexley Community Book Club will transition from a Bexley Education Foundation program and become the Bexley […]

Bexley Community Foundation Celebrates Six Years of Grant Making

The Bexley Community Foundation celebrated its sixth annual gathering and six years of grant making with over 200 donors, volunteers, grantees and friends on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at The Wells Barn at Franklin Park Conservatory. The evening focused on community projects and programs funded by the Foundation and the theme Because it’s Bexley!   […]

Bexley Community Foundation Announces First Grants of 2016, Including Largest Grant in Foundation History

The Bexley Community Foundation today announced the awarding of three grants totaling $99,000 to the Bexley Celebrations Association, the City of Bexley, and the Bexley Recreation and Parks Department. The Bexley Community Foundation began its grants program in the fall of 2011 with five grants totaling $7,530.  Since then, it has awarded 73 grants totaling […]