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Fund Name Description
YSCF Determines Use (Unrestricted)
General Endowment, 1974 The original endowment. Income is used for Foundation grants and expenses. Budget for draw is set in January by the Trustees on recommendation of the Finance Committee.
George & Toshiko Asakawa Unrestricted Endowment, 1986 Income supports YSCF grants and expenses.
Norton A. and Marjory E. Russell Endowment, 1997 Income is used for grants and expenses.
Ondess and Fressa Baker Inman Fund, 1983 Income is used for YSCF grants and expenses.
Read and Beverly L. Viemeister Administrative Endowment, 1994 Income supports YSCF overhead. Budget for draws are set by the Trustees based upon a recommendation from the Finance Committee.
Stewart Family Fund, 2002 Income is used for grants to benefit the community.
Unrestricted Gifts Fund Income is used for grants and expenses.
Unrestricted Gifts - Memorial Funds Income is used for grants and expenses.
Antioch Hall Maintenance
Antioch Hall Renovation & Maintenance Fund, 2018 For the purpose of renovating and maintaining Antioch Hall in order to ensure the long term sustainability of this iconic building.
Arts
Chamber Music Yellow Springs Endowment Fund, 2008 Income benefits the operations of Chamber Music Yellow Springs (CMYS).
Shirley Mullins Music Endowment, 2000 Supports children with music lessons, scholarships, camps, workshops, etc.
The Founders Music Endowment Fund created by Gish bequest in 2018
Wheeling Gaunt Sculpture Fund fund set up via an MOA with the Yellow Springs Arts Council for the purpose of collecting and disseminating money to support the project
YS Kid's Playhouse Endowment, 2000 Income supports YSKP, which introduces village children to theater.
Education
Charlotte Drake Youth Philanthropy Endowment, 2004 Income supports grantmaking by students (all grades) in YS Schools.
Connect to Success Field of Interest Endowment, 2017 Supports education through qualified charitable programs and service.
Corky Schiff Memorial Endowment Fund, 1979 For capital equipment or improvements at YS Community Children's Center.
Nolan J. and Ricard D Miller Endowment Fund, 2009 Supports student and villager fellowships and collaborative grants to promote relations between Antioch College and the Village of Yellow Springs. Budgets for additional draws are set by the Trustees.
Village of Yellow Springs Public Schools Fund, 2012 Donations support Yellow Springs Public Schools.
Virginia Hamilton Adoff Endowment, 2002 Income goes to the Yellow Springs Library for community outreach and the promotion of multicultural children’s literature.
Yellow Springs Community Children's Center Endowment, 1992 Income supports the Yellow Springs Community Children's Center.
Yellow Springs Endowment for Education, 1996 Income supports teacher, student and staff initiated grants to the YS Schools.
Yellow Springs Library Assn Agency Endowment Fund, 2018 Supports the YS Library Association and local literacy programs.
Yellow Springs Public Schools Endowment Fund fund created by money pulled out of the School District Capital Sub-fund
Environment
Antioch Outdoor Education Center Endowment, 1989 Supports camperships to local children attending the summer Eco Camp.
Arthur E. Morgan Endowment, 1997 Supports the Arthur E. Morgan Institute for Community Solutiuons.
Catherine T. and F. Walton Bailey Endowment, 1985 Income funds special projects in Glen Helen.
George & Toshiko Asakawa Restricted Endowment, 1986 Income supports the Glen Helen Association.
Glen Helen Association Raptor Center Endowment, 2008 Income benefits the Raptor Center of the Glen Helen Ecological Institute.
Glen Helen Building Maintenance Fund, 1975 Income supports maintenance of the Glen Helen Building.
Glen Helen Community Endowment, 2002 Income benefits the Glen Helen Ecology Institute.
Glen Helen Fund, 1981 Supports public education programs of the Glen Helen Association.
Green Environmental Fund, 1996 Grants to organizations responding to threats to health in Greene County.
Joan Horn Legacy Endowment Fund, 1998 Income benefits the Glen Helen Outdoor Education Center.
Tecumseh Land Trust Endowment Fund, 2008 Income benefits the Tecumseh Land Trust
Village Natural Area Endowment Fund, 2017 Supports habitat stewardship work on land owned by the Village of Yellow Springs, under the direction of the Glen Helen Association.
Health
Gene Trolander Memorial Women's Park Fund, 2000 Supports the upkeep and maintenance of The Woman's Park.
Lee Morgan Community Soccer Endowment, 2001 Supports recreational soccer in Yellow Springs.
Marjory S. Russell Free Swim Lessons Endowment, 2012 Supports the Village of Yellow Springs free swim lesson program.
Riding Centre Association Endowment Fund, 2016 Supports the charitable or educational purposes of The Riding Centre.
Multiple Areas of Interest
Ackerman Family Fund, 2016 Supports programs for women and children, social justice issues, the Yellow Springs Library Association; and the performing arts.
Constance Golden Sontag & Lester W. Sontag Fund, 1992 Supports the library and seniors.
Dorothy & William Schlueter Field of Interest Endowment Fund, 2015 Supports education, affordable housing, the arts and projects that connect the Yellow Springs community to Antioch College.
Edwin K. Foos Endowment, 2014 Income from the endowment is equally distributed to the First Presbyterian Church of Yellow Springs, the Yellow Springs Library Association, Antioch College and a science scholarship for graduating YSHS students.
Founders Impact Investment Fund
Kenneth C. Tregillus Endowment Fund, 2008 Support for the performing arts or similar and related activities which may enhance the cultural life in Yellow Springs and physical sciences in the Yellow Springs Schools.
William D. & Jane H. Baker Endowment, 2002 Supports music and the arts, affordable housing, farmland preservation, and the Greene County Library's Intellectual Freedom Fund.
Yellow Springs Giving Circles Fund fund created to receive member (and other) contributions and award micro-grants out of it Admin fees are waived for year one as per J. Cox
Scholarship
50th Class Reunion Award aka The Leadership Spirit Scholarship, 2017 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
Camille Willis Memorial Scholarship Fund, 2017 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
Chris Sparks Social Justice Award, 2018 Award to a YSHS graduate for the purpose of recognizing and rewarding leadership promoting social justice and inclusivity in YSHS and the community.
Connect to Success Scholarship Fund, 2017 Tuition grant for Yellow Springs students graduating from area schools.
GEM (Go the Extra Mile) Award, 1985 Financial award to help LD students to succeed in college.
Howard Kahoe/Dud Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund, 1991 Financial award to pursue vocational, industrial, or technical training.
James A. McKee Memorial Scholarship Fund, 2004 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
John Gudgel Scholarship Fund, 2012 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
John McConville Memorial Scholarship Fund, 2005 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
Kay Corbin Memorial Scholarship Fund, 2014 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
Lisa Goldberg/YS Arts Scholarship Fund, 2014 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
L. Shelbert Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund, 2008 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
Martha Dell Cadow & Warren Dell Athletic Scholarship, 2003 Annual scholarships to graduating YSHS students for higher education tuition.
Mary Jane Bachtell Memorial Fund, 1984 Financial award for excellence in creative writing.
The Antioch School Beloved Teachers Scholarship Endowment, 2015 Income supports scholarships for students to attend The Antioch School.
Virginia Willey Prize Endowment, 2017 Financial award for an extraordinary YSHS Senior Project.
Seniors
Friends Care Center Endowment, 2005 Income benefits the Friends Health Care Association.
Yellow Springs Senior Citizens Endowment, 2004 Income benefits the Yellow Springs Senior Center.
Social Justice
The Yellow Springs Dharma Center Agency Fund
The Yellow Springs Dharma Center Endowment
Unitarian Universalist Endowment Fund, 2006 Income is used by UUF to promote social responsibility.
Village Impact Project (VIP) Fiscal sponsor fund; Donna Haller, contact (formerly under Big Bros/Big Sisters)
Yellow Springs Affordable Housing Endowment Fund, 2006 Income supports Home, Inc. providing affordable housing in Yellow Springs.
Other Funds