Since its beginning in 2001, The Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation has granted over $27 million to organizations and programs in the fields of mental health, education and the arts that support our vision, such as:
Akron Children's Hospital
Planning, implementation and support of Psychiatric Intake and Response Center (PIRC). Remodeling PIRC (2010).
Active Minds, Inc.
Campus mental health awareness campaign, "Send Silence Packing," (2011).
Ashland County Lifeworx, Inc.
Expansion of sewing program (2011).
Psychiatric preceptor for family practice residency program, Stark County, (2009-2011).
Peer support specialist, Cuyahoga County (2008-2010).
Child Guidance and Family Solutions
Funding of Professor of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, and Fellowship incentive to work in region in child psychiatry (2008-2012)
Children's Advantage of Portage County
School-based care coordinator (2010).
Choices, A Community Social Center
The purchase of two accessible vans (2006); operating expenses (2007); roof repair (2008); project manager (2010).
Coalition for Children's Mental Health
Funding for Children's Mental Health Week activities, Hudson, (2004, 2005); support for executive director position (2007-2009).
Columbiana County Mental Health and Recovery Board
Wellness management and recovery program (2010).
Community Support Services
Renovation of community health care clinic, Summit County, integrating primary, mental health and pharmacy (2008).
County of Summit ADM Board
Mental health leadership academy (2010).
First Congregational Church of Tallmadge
Warrior's Journey Home veterans events addressing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (2008, 2010).
Help Hotline Crisis Center
Mahoning County Suicide Hotline and BRIDGES program (2009-2010).
Endowment contributions (2002, 2003, 2004); evaluation and data analysis program (2005); capacity building (2006); outcome measurements project (2007, 2011); endowment (2007); nature-based therapy programming (2011).
Hudson City School District
Established Functional Living Lab (2006, 2007); In-service teacher training regarding mental health issues (2006, 2007, 2008).
Mental health programming (2008-2011).
Jewish Family Service Association
Social activity group of young adults, Cuyahoga County, (2010).
Kent State University College of Nursing
Graduate student scholarships - Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing (2007-2011).
Program support for psychosocial rehabilitation for people recovering from and living with mental illness through the Clubhouse model centered on peer supported recovery, Cuyahoga County, (2008).
Mental Health America of Summit County
Children's Mental Health Awareness Week (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006); Hand-to-Hand Living Skills program (2004), PEERS program (2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011); Guide for Older Adults (2006); Celebration Recovery, Adult Recovery Program (2007, 2009); production of 'Thick n' Thin' video and associated materials for Red Flags in-school depression awareness program (2007, 2008).
National Alliance for Mental Illness - Cuyahoga County
Peer support programming (2010).
National Alliance for Mental Illness - Ohio
Mental health education training to primary care physicians, hospital staff and managed care staff in Northeast Ohio (2007).
National Alliance for Mental Illness - Summit County
Children's Mental Health Awareness Week (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006); Hand-to-Hand Living Skills program (2004), PEERS program (2005, 2006, 2008, 2009); Guide for Older Adults (2006); Celebration Recovery, Adult Recovery Program (2007, 2009); hiring of first executive director (2010, 2011).
NEOUCOM - Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy
Endowed chair in Psychiatry (2005); planning for center for best practices in schizophrenia (2007); establish and support BeST Center (2008-2012); statewide campus mental health initiative (2011).
Enhancing mission in mental health, Summit County, (2010).
SPEA (Suicide Prevention Education Alliance)
Recognizing adolescent depression and suicide prevention program (2010).
Summa Hospitals Foundation
Establish Regional Psychiatry Resource Initiative targeting Stark, Portage, Trumbull, Mahoning, Columbiana, Wayne and Holmes Counties (2008, 2009), Tele-psychiatry initiative (2011).
Hire residence live-in manager (2008); Replace accident damaged 15-passenger van (2009), Summit County.
University of Akron, Center of the History of American Psychology
Graduate assistant (2003, 2006, 2007); design development study for archives museum (2006); directorship endowment (2007); researcher position (2008).
Wayne/Holmes Counties Mental Health Coalition
Operating support for MOCA House recovery club (2010).
City of Hudson EMS
Purchase of a patient simulator for training purposes for Hudson and regional EMS personnel (2010).
Conservancy forCuyahoga Valley National Park
Scholarships for low-income students to participate in residential environmental education programs (2005, 2006, 2008, 2009), programming at Stanford House (2011).
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
Support of educational programs focusing on preservation of natural and cultural resources in a transportation corridor, for children grades K-8 (2002-2010). Operations (2012-130.
Habitat for Humanity of Summit County
Home ownership education programs (2011).
Hudson City School District
Teacher training (2005), alternative education program (2007) and elementary school playground (2007).
Hudson City Schools Foundation
Support to launch foundation to the community (2010, 2011).
Five-year grant to support building Memorial Stadium at Hudson High School (2012-2017).
Hudson Community First
Programming support (2006, 2007, 2008), particularly the youth developmental asset campaign.
Hudson Fire Department Association
Historic fire engine restoration (2013).
Hudson Montessori School
Flood repairs (2003); Before and After Care room (2005); playground (2006); “All Kinds of Minds” professional development (2008).
Jobs for Ohio's Graduates (JOG Our Way)
To assist with conversion of unused garage space into a GED training / workforce development classroom.
Junior Leadership Hudson
Provides leadership and business skills to students from Hudson High School and Western Reserve Academy (2010).
Kent State University School of Fashion
Support of the Fashion School at Kent State University including scholarships, New York City Campus, and Directorship Endowment.
Community leadership program support (2007 - 2011).
Support for local farmers market (2007, 2008) and community playground (2009).
Salvation Army of Summit County
The Learning Zone educational programming for three levels: Preschool, After-school, and summer enrichment (2010, 2011, 2012).
Seton Catholic School
Family Center (2013).
Six District Educational Compact
Develop an arts and communication pathway (2007).
Western Reserve Academy
Mental health and health ethics speakers (2007, 2010, 2011, 2012).
Western Reserve Historical Society
Educational program development and support at Hale Farm and Village. (2004, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013).
Akron Area Arts Alliance
Biennial Operating Support to maintain and enhance efforts to create collaborations between the arts community and local government and business; and encouraging public participation in arts activities (2006, 2008, 2010, 2012). Education and community outreach expansion (2013).
Akron Art Museum
School children outreach programming (2004, 2005, 2006); exhibition sponsorship (2007, 2012,2013); infrastructure development planning (2008, 2009).
Artists of Rubber City
Operating support for Box gallery, expansion of artists grant program (2010-2011)
Ballet Theatre of Ohio
Spring ballet costumes and scenery (2006); professional expansion (2007); operating support and infrastructure improvement (2008); operating support and sustainability (2009, 2010); season sponsor( 2011-2014).
City of Akron Heinz Poll Festival
Support for free summer dance performances and concerts at Akron City Parks (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012).
Chamber Music Society of Ohio
Free public concert (2008); baroque concert in collaboration with Akron Baroque Orchestra (2010)
Cuyahoga Valley Art Center
An "Artist Cafe" bringing in new artists monthly for exhibitions and classes (2011).
Cuyahoga Valley Youth Ballet
Season support (2005 & 2006); sponsored spring ballet (2007). Outreach programming (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012).
Downtown Akron Partnership
Akron Art Prize (2012, 2013).
Greater Akron Musical Association
Akron Youth Symphony (2006); Odyssey concert series (2008); Concerts for Kids (2010, 2012, 2013). Red Chair sponsor (2013).
Hudson Players Guild, Inc.
Host the Ohio Community Theater State Conference (2011).
The Illusion Factory
In-school theater for youth (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012).
Magical Theatre Company
Stage lighting and operating support (2004); resident performance (2006); secondary school outreach (2007); resident performance (2008), operating support 2010-2011, 2011-2012, 2012-2013 seasons.
RED Company (Real Edge Dance)
Season support (2011-12; 2012-13)
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
Aeolian organ restoration (2008); Shakespeare Festival (2010); Deck the Hall (2011).
Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library
Purchased piano (2008).
Tuesday Musical Association
Concert series support (2004-2008); FUZE! concerts at Akron Art Museum (2009-2011); season support (2011-2012 and 2012-2013). Operational support (2013, 2014).
Weathervane Community Playhouse
Young Actors support (2006-2008); main stage production underwriting (2010); production support (2011-2012).
Western Reserve Public Media
Arts/cultural television programming (2006, 2007, 2012); production of 'Gospel Meets Symphony' documentaries (2008).
Youth Excellence Performing Arts Workshops, YEPAW365 and summer program (2008, 2009, 2010,2011, 2012, 2013).