Ada Woodson Adams received the 2017 Foster B. Cornwell Award

On May 11, 2017, the Athens County Foundation recognized Ada Woodson Adams for her lifetime of service to the community and to philanthropy by selecting her for this year’s Foster B. Cornwell award. Adams was born in Nelsonville, Ohio, and is an alumna of Ohio University where she earned a B.S. in Education.  Early in […]

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Hosting a Community Conversation

Change is hard for most of us. My community is particularly challenged by change. In fact, in one recent issue of our local newspaper three stories ran that amplified the voice of a few loud citizens who opposed three separate new proposals in our community. In our communities and even our country conversations with those […]

2017 Spring Grants

The Athens County Foundation will host their 2017 Spring Donor Celebration on Thursday, May 11, 2017, from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. (Add to Calendar) at The Lodge at Hocking College located at 15770 SR 691, Nelsonville, OH 45764. We will honor the Foster B. Cornwell Person of the Year and award our Spring grants in partnership with […]

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