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Thatcher to Retire from Marsh Foundation Board of Trustees

  VAN WERT, Ohio – Gerald Thatcher has served as a Marsh Foundation Trustee since July of 2002. After more than 11 years of service, his retirement will be official on Dec. 31. Thatcher indicated that it has been an honor and a rewarding experience to serve as Trustee. Thatcher’s ties to The Marsh...
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Marsh Foundation Holds Spring Celebration

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation School held its annual spring celebration on Wednesday, May 22. The day included piano recitals, a musical production of The Wizard of Oz, an awards program and a luncheon. In addition, a total of six students were honored for receiving their high school...

The Marsh Foundation and Big Brothers Big Sisters Need Volunteers for Supper Club Mentoring Program

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation and Big Brothers Big Sisters need volunteers to be a ‘Big’ for the Supper Club Program.  There are several youth from The Marsh Foundation looking forward to spending some time with a special friend a couple of times a month from November until May.  Without...

Marsh Foundation to Hold Spring Plant Sale and Historic Homestead Tours

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation ‘Marsh Grown’ garden program will be holding their annual spring plant sale on Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in The Marsh Foundation greenhouse. All proceeds will go to the campus youth garden program. The historic Marsh Homestead will also be open for...

Marsh Foundation Youth Complete 26 Acts of Kindness

VAN WERT, Ohio – Since the December shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, people across the nation have been sending donations and doing kind deeds in honor of those killed. On a national level, NBC has been specifically promoting doing 26 acts of kindness in honor of the 26 victims. When...

Marsh Foundation Staff Hold Weight Loss Competition

VAN WERT, Ohio – Employees at The Marsh Foundation recently concluded a 14-week weight loss competition on campus. More than 205 pounds were lost by 14 participating staff members. Each year, The Marsh Foundation staff undergo a health assessment provided by the organization’s insurance carrier...

Marsh Foundation Speakers Bureau Available to Speak Community Groups

VAN WERT, Ohio – The number of children in Ohio that are in need of foster families is extraordinary. And, one of the most meaningful things you can do in life to help a child is to become a foster parent. However, it is a decision that requires a large commitment. That is why The Marsh Foundation...

Marsh Foundation Youth Complete Service Projects Over Spring Break

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 the homeless and the hungry. This year they did the same. Three groups visited the Lima Rescue Mission and the West Ohio Food...