TOLEDO, OH, December 13, 2022: The Board of Trustees of Greater Toledo Community Foundation recently awarded six grants totaling $73,596 from its CARE Fund program. CARE Fund grants support programs that offer education, advocacy and support services benefitting persons with mental illness, their family members and caregivers.

  • Good Grief of Northwest Ohio – $12,960 was awarded to support services for grieving youth who have lost someone close to them.
  • Gracehaven, Inc. – $10,000 was awarded to support counseling for victims of human trafficking.
  • O.O.V.E.S. – $10,000 was awarded to support equine therapy programming for veterans.
  • Paul’s Community Center – $12,000 was awarded to support training to better serve homeless clients with a mental health diagnosis.
  • Thomas M. Wernert Center – $15,000 was awarded to deliver peer support programming.
  • Zepf Center – $13,636 was awarded to support the Healthy Families, Hopeful Futures program.


About Greater Toledo Community Foundation
Greater Toledo Community Foundation is a public charitable organization created by citizens of our community to enrich the quality of life for individuals and families in our area. In existence since 1973, the Foundation has more than 900 funds with assets of approximately $354 million. The Foundation provides philanthropic services for individuals, families, businesses and corporations to meet their charitable giving needs. For more information about Greater Toledo Community Foundation, visit or follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.