Foundation Reappoints Pam Stoklosa, Young Professional from the Mahoning Valley

Youngstown, Ohio (July 2017) – This past Spring, the Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley approved and reappoint Pamela Stoklosa to another 3 year term through 2020 to the Board of Trustees.  The Hope Foundation raises money for chronically and terminally ill children in the Mahoning Valley throughout the year. Pam is a proud graduate from Youngstown State University with a bachelor’s degree in Marketing Management (2004) as well as Accounting (2011).   She works full-time as the Director of Human…

Youngstown Assemble & the Hope Foundation Team Up to Raise Money for DreamCatchers Fund

Youngstown, OH (July 2, 2017)-On Saturday, July 22nd, Youngstown Assemble and the Hope Foundation will team up to raise money for the DreamCatchers for Kids Fund, which grants wishes for chronically/terminally ill children here in the Mahoning Valley. For just a $10 ticket price, the fest features several types of wine and vendors as well as national recording artist Marion Meadows. “We are thrilled to be involved to partner up with the Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley. It is…

Hope Foundation & Mahoning Valley Scrappers Partner to Help Raise Funds for Kids

 Niles, OH — The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley and the Mahoning Valley Scrappers have joined together to help raise funds for chronically/terminally ill children in our community throughout the 2017 season. “We are excited about teaming up with the Mahoning Valley Scrappers in an effort to spread our mission to educate and help chronically and terminally ill children of the Mahoning Valley”, states Tony Spano, Founder and Executive Director of the Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley. Sunday,…

Hope Foundation Now Accepting Grant Applications for Financial Assistances & Other Services

(Youngstown, OH) – The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley is pleased to announce it is now accepting applications for grant funding from its three main program areas below. Grant applications for the General Fund and Family Assistance funds are due June 30, 2017. Anything received after that date will be moved to the next grant cycle. General Fund – Grants up to $5,000 are available for any nonprofit organization that provides services for children with chronic or terminal illnesses. Family…

Foundation Reappoints Local Community Volunteer to Board of Trustees, Catherine Miller

Youngstown, Ohio-This past April, the Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley approved and appoint Catherine Miller to another 3 year term through 2020 to the Board of Trustees. Stories on how our grants have helped Kids: Hopemv.org/Stories Catherine Cercone Miller, married to Brad Miller, has two children, Bradley Jr (6) and Anthony (2).  Miller is the daughter of Doreen Cercone of Struthers and the late Sam Cercone and granddaughter of the late Anthony Stewart and Dorothy Stewart (Struthers) and the…

U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan to Present Citation to The Hope Foundation for All For the Kids Awareness Day

Click here to see “All for the Kids Awareness Day.” Ryan Will Address the Media Monday, May 15 at the Cassese’s MVR at 1 pm (Youngstown, OH) – In celebration of All For the Kids Awareness Day, the media & public is invited to attend a press conference with U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan, D-13, on Monday, May 15 at the Cassese MVR in downtown Youngstown. The press conference is scheduled for 1 pm. Congressman Ryan joins Anthony Spano, founder/executive director…

The Hope Foundation Celebrates ‘It’s All for the Kids Day’ with Music

Music For Hope is Scheduled for May 19 at O’Donalds in Austintown (Youngstown, OH) – Having a child who suffers from a chronic or terminal illness, or has sustained an injury, is difficult enough without having to worry about the financial costs that come with it. However, those costs are an unfortunate reality for many families in the Mahoning Valley. To help raise money for local families, The Hope Foundation of the Mahoning Valley and Dan Martin, anchor and video…