The Shelby Foundation awards $72,250 in scholarships to Shelby Seniors

On May 18, Shelby Seniors were rewarded for their academic achievements during the annual recognition assembly. Because of the generosity of donors, $72,250 from 21 scholarship funds housed at The Shelby Foundation was awarded to worthy graduates. While each fund has its own criteria for candidate selection, most are based on academic merit, financial need, [...]

2017-05-18T19:09:44+00:00 May 18th, 2017|News|

Women’s Fund of The Shelby Foundation presents second lecture of 2017

On Monday, June 5th, Shelby native Troy Baker, financial advisor at Edward Jones, will share his expertise with us on preparing for retirement. “Securing your future one penny at a time” will feature solid advice for planning for retirement for everyone from their twenties to those approaching their golden years. Mr. Baker also will discuss [...]

2017-05-16T19:49:48+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Events, News, Women's Fund|

Shelby Foundation partners with local library for reading initiative

In 2016, The Shelby Foundation implemented and collaborated with Marvin Memorial Library to help local students embrace a love of reading. Since the program was so well received by the students, staff, and administration, efforts are being duplicated again this year. Third graders from Auburn Elementary, Dowds Elementary, Sacred Heart of Jesus, and Most Pure [...]

2017-05-03T19:50:05+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|News|

Shelby Foundation announces new chair

Cody Albert, a Shelby native and marketing manager for Ohio Health, was named the new board chairperson of The Shelby Foundation at the last board meeting on April 18. Mr. Albert has been with the foundation since 2013 and has acted as its vice-chair since 2015. Outgoing chairperson Attorney [...]

2017-04-21T18:27:59+00:00 April 21st, 2017|News|

Women’s Fund of The Shelby Foundation inspires women through lecture series

The Shelby Foundation established the Women’s Fund in 2009 to empower women, young and old, to achieve their full potential and thrive as members of our community by promoting intellectual, physical, emotional, social, economic, and cultural growth. Last year, over 200 women attended the Women’s Fund’s three-part lecture and open-forum discussion series, “Let’s Talk: Woman [...]

2017-03-28T18:38:23+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Events, News, Women's Fund|

Shelby Foundation and YMCA Partner to Bring Day of Fun to Kids

Shelby kids will have something to celebrate on February 20 besides Presidents Day. This year school age children, kindergarten through eighth grade, can enjoy a fun day at the Shelby YMCA sponsored by The Shelby Foundation. The Shelby Foundation instituted Family Fun Nights several years ago by partnering with Seltzer Pool when it saw a [...]

2017-02-06T15:51:36+00:00 February 6th, 2017|News|

Our successes are your successes

Thank you! The Shelby Foundation has made a substantial impact in our community, and, without the generosity of our donors, it could not have achieved so much!  Thank you to the many people who kindly supported The Shelby Foundation in a multitude of ways this past year. Your support allows the foundation to continue [...]

2017-01-25T16:52:05+00:00 January 12th, 2017|News|

The Shelby Foundation 2016 Newsletter

The Shelby Foundation celebrates another year of solid working relationships, partnerships and collaborations that get us one step closer to our ideal community. DOWNLOAD PDF OF OUR 2016 NEWSLETTER

2017-01-05T02:04:34+00:00 December 7th, 2016|News|