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Marsh Foundation Holds Spring Celebration

VAN WERT, Ohio - The Marsh Foundation School held its annual spring celebration on Friday, May 25. The day included piano recitals, a musical production of The Wizard of Oz, an awards program and a luncheon. In addition, two students were honored for receiving their high school diploma; one from...

Marsh Foundation to Offer Homestead Tours to the Public

VAN WERT, Ohio – On Sunday, April 1 at 3 and 4 p.m., the historic Marsh family Homestead will be open for public tours. Anyone interested in learning more about the history of The Marsh Foundation and seeing the home where George, Hilinda and Katie lived, is welcome to attend. Tours will be...

The Marsh Foundation to Host Free Training Event with CEU Credit Available

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation along with Mercer County DJFS and the Western Ohio Regional Training Center through the Ohio Child Welfare Training Program, is bringing a nationally recognized speaker to Van Wert on Thursday, June 21. The seminar, “Why Tokens Aren’t Working: Helping Children...

Marsh Foundation Undergoes Strategic Planning Process

VAN WERT, Ohio – In recent months, The Marsh Foundation has been undergoing an internal strategic planning process. After studying varying areas of need within the organization, four committees were developed to help strengthen and grow different Marsh Foundation programming and work systems. The...

Marsh Foundation to Hold Spring Play and Awards Program

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation School will hold its annual spring celebration on Friday, May 25. The day will begin at 10 a.m. and it will include piano recitals, a musical production of The Wizard of Oz, a short awards program and a luncheon. One student will also receive his high school...
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Marsh Foundation to Host Second Annual Concert to Benefit Local Food Pantries

VAN WERT, Ohio – On Sunday, April 1 at 2 p.m., The First United Methodist Senior Choir will perform a free concert in The Marsh Auditorium. The highly-talented local choir will cap off a month-long program on The Marsh campus entitled; Homeless and Hungry: Becoming Part of the Solution. The...
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Family Makes Service an Easter Tradition at The Marsh Foundation

VAN WERT, Ohio – For the second straight year, a family now living in Charlotte, NC has returned to Van Wert on Easter weekend to give back to an organization that helped their own family many years ago. In the 1940s Shirley Haight came to live at The Marsh Foundation. Now, her daughters Cindy...

Marsh Foundation Garden Program to Hold Spring Plant Sale

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation ‘Marsh Grown’ garden program will be holding their spring plant sale on Saturday, May 19 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. in The Marsh Foundation greenhouse. All proceeds will go to the campus youth garden program. For sale will be: beef maestro tomato plants; heirloom...

Living the Legacy Celebration a Success

VAN WERT, Ohio – The First United Methodist Senior Choir recently capped off a month-long program on The Marsh campus entitled; Homeless and Hungry: Becoming Part of the Solution. The Living the Legacy concert was a celebration of the continuation of the Marsh family legacy today. The Choir...