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Marsh Foundation Appreciates Foster Parents

VAN WERT, Ohio – One of the most meaningful things you can do in life to help a child is to become a foster parent. Last week, The Marsh Foundation honored several families who’ve done just that. The annual Foster Parent Appreciation Dinner was graciously hosted by The First Church of God in Van...
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Marsh Foundation Youth Hosting Annual Poinsettia Sale

VAN WERT, Ohio – Youth at The Marsh Foundation are once again selling poinsettias for the holiday season. All proceeds from the sale will go to the campus’ Marsh Grown gardening program. The plants make beautiful decorations and/or holiday gifts. There are three sizes available. The multi-bloom...

Marsh Foundation Holds Spring Celebration and Graduation

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation School held its annual spring celebration on Friday, May 22. The day included piano recitals, a musical production of The Wizard of Oz, a graduation ceremony and a luncheon.  A total of 10 students were honored for receiving their high school diplomas. Many of...
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Project Believe Donates Backpacks and School Supplies to Youth at The Marsh Foundation

VAN WERT, Ohio – Project Believe is no stranger to The Marsh Foundation. For the past two years, the non-profit organization has made visits to the campus to deliver Christmas presents and Valentine’s for youth. This year, they made an additional visit with a delivery of backpacks and school...
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Generous Donors Make Easter Even More Special on Marsh Campus

VAN WERT, Ohio – Again this year, an egg hunt was the highlight of Easter Sunday on The Marsh Foundation Campus. It was all made possible by the Shirley Haight family, who sponsored the festivities for the fifth straight year. Haight’s daughter, Cindy Henderson, went above and beyond again this...

Marsh Foundation Garden Crew Hosts Harvest Meal

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation ‘Marsh Grown’ garden program celebrated the end of the summer growing season with a Harvest Meal for staff, peers and Trustees. The meal was held recently at the First Presbyterian Church in Van Wert and featured many items grown in The Marsh Foundation garden...

Marsh Foundation to Hold Spring Plant Sale

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation ‘Marsh Grown’ garden program will be holding their annual spring plant sale on Saturday, May 9, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in The Marsh Foundation greenhouse. Preorders are being taken through April 18. All proceeds will go to the campus youth garden program. The...

Marsh Foundation Staff Present at National Foster Care Conference

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Foster Family-based Treatment Association (FFTA) recently held its annual national conference in Orlando, Fla. The Marsh Foundation is a member of the association and not only sent foster families and staff to the conference for training this year, but was also privileged to...

Marsh Foundation Youth Spend Spring Break Serving Others

VAN WERT, Ohio – For the past several years, the youth at The Marsh Foundation have completed service projects during their spring break that revolve around the theme of serving others. This year, they continued their efforts. Activities coordinator Sherry Grone coordinated the week’s projects. On...
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New Marsh School Principal Hired

The Lincolnview Local Board of Education hired a new principal for The Marsh Foundation School during its June meeting on Monday. Lincolnview alumnus and teacher Robbie Breese was given a three-year limited administrative contract as the new Marsh School principal, effective the 2014-15 school...