Donor-Advised Funds Through Akron Community Foundation

Since 1986 we’ve established more than 200 donor-advised funds.

For more than 60 years, charitable people just like you have turned to Akron Community Foundation to grow their charitable impact with a donor-advised fund. Today, we have more than 200 donor-advised funds that give back to the causes and charities dear to their donors’ hearts. See which local families and individuals have already established a fund with us. Your fund could be next!

Fund Name Year Established
Acorn Fund 2006
Addicott-Albanese Family Fund 2013
Alan J. Woll Family Fund 2013
Alice J. Caniglia Fund 2015
Allan Family Fund 1991
Allard Family Fund 1993
Bailey-Culp Family Fund 2009
Barbara D. Mathews Ladybug Fund 2009
Barbara Steinkerchner’s Giving Legacy Fund 2011
Beatrice K. McDowell Family Fund 2013
Belair Family Fund 2009
Bennett L. and Linda D. Gaines Fund 2016
Betty A. Sweeney Fund 2012
Bill and Anne Lowery Family Fund 2015
Bonnie L. and Ernest R. Estep Fund 1995
Bruce & Harriet Smith Foundation 2013
Bruce S. and Sandra S. Bailey Family Fund 2014
Bryan and Susan Kinnamon Family Fund 2012
Bud and Barbara Dunaway Family Fund 2016
Cantine-Nora Family Fund 2012
Carl E. Snyder Innovation Fund 1993
Carlson Family Fund 2004
Cathy Hilkert Fund 2013
Chaker J. Fadel Fund 2015
Charles and Patricia Perrin Family Fund 2015
Charles E. and Mary K. Booth Family Fund 1989
Cherie and Steve Shechter Charitable Giving Fund 2013
Cherotti Family Fund 2013
Chris and Kathleen M. VanDevere Fund 1993
Cindy and John T. Petures, Jr. Family Fund 2008
CIU Fund 1999
Colantone Family Fund 2014
Colby Wayne Enterprises Fund 2015
Costa Family Fund 2013
Cynthia L. Slezak Fund 2014
DAF23 Fund 2016
David & Phyllis Hilkert Fund 1993
David and Janice Logsdon Charitable Fund 2015
David L. and Margaret Scott Yeager Fund 1998
David R. and Cheryl L. Venarge Fund 1999
Deborah Ciraldo Memorial Fund 2001
Demas Fund 1998
Demboski Robinson Family Fund 2017
Donaeā€™s Second Act Fund 2007
Donald L. and Clare G. Glaser Fund 1993
Donovan Family Fund 2013
Dorothy Y. and Westi Hansen Fund 1995
Dougherty Family Fund 2016
Dr. Milton N. Cooper and Family Fund 2011
Dr. Tom and Mary Ann Jackson Fund 1996
Ed and Dorothy Gaffney Family Fund 1995
Edith and Milt Wiskind Fund 2000
Edward and C. Georgene Bayer Fund 2014
Eleanor and Roger Lindway Family Fund 2005
Else Family Fund 1986
Emma and David Family Fund 2017
Emma E. & Clarence A. Randall Fund 1986
Ernest E. and Mary Kay Pouttu Fund 2006
Farver Family Fund 2016
Feth Family Fund 2000
Fir Hill Fund 2016
Frank D. Heckel Fund 2005
Franklin C. and Patricia R. Harrah Fund 2013
Friebert Family Fund 2012
GAR-Donor Advised Fund 1992
Gertrude F. Orr Trust Advised Fund 2004
Giller Family Fund 1996
Glenn and Karen Leppo Family Fund 2012
Guerrero and Duby Family Fund 2005
H. Peter Burg Fund 2004
Halkovich Family Charitable Fund 2015
Hanselman/Myers Fund 1994
Harvey and Kimberly Nelson Family Fund 2011
Hauser Family Fund 2016
Herbert A. and Jean S. Jones Charitable Trust Fund 2003
Homestead Insurance Agency Inc. Fund 2001
Hood Family Fund 2016
Howard Atwood Family Fund 2009
Hudak Family Fund 2005
Hugh Colopy Memorial Fund 2003
Immel Family Fund 2016
Jacobs Family Fund 1995
James D. and Mary Jo Boyes Fund 2014
Jan and George Parry Fund 1991
Jayne E. Garofalo Charitable Fund 2012
Jefferson Fund 2014
Jennifer Hendryx Fund 2017
Jerry H. Welty Family Fund 2011
Jill and Carl Dietrich Fund 1999
Jim and Ann Durr Family Fund 2014
Joan Rog-Friend of Wildlife Fund 2015
John and Lorraine Shannon Family Fund 2012
John M. Wilson and Patricia Pacenta Family Fund 2013
Juanita M. Hollis & Margaret L. Seitz Fund for the Support of Individuals with Intellectual & Physical Disabilities 2014
Judith and Clifford Isroff Fund 1995
Kanfer Family Fund 2015
Kathryn Warther and Thomas William Dindo Family Fund 2013
Kathy Moses Salem Philanthropic Fund 2017
Knight Foundation Donor Advised Fund 1988
Koblenzer Family Fund 2010
LAD Fund 1993
Lake Pointe Fund 1998
Lawrence and Christine Levey Family Fund 2015
Leo G. Walter III and Mary Ann Walter Family Fund 2014
Liesem Family Fund 2012
Linda and Jared Chaney Family Fund 2017
Lorraine G. and Donald R. Fair Fund 1991
M. Catherine and David C. Vernon Fund 1993
MAH Fund 2014
Manby Family Fund 2014
Marc and Sharon Merklin Family Fund 2002
Margaret D. Kaufman Fund 1995
Marilyn and Tom H. Barrett Fund 1993
Marilyn Meyers Buckey Family Fund 2013
Mark and Michele Allio Family Fund 2009
Mark Hilkert Fund 2004
Mary Varalli-Perry and John Perry Fund 2007
Mascio-Medzie Family Fund 2014
Maxen Family Fund 2015
Medina County Holland Group Fund 1997
Medina County Stephen H. and Nancy D. Eibling Fund 1999
Merryweather Family Fund 1995
Michael and Susan Ciccolini Family Charitable Fund 2014
Michael James Carmack Family Fund 2016
Millican Family Fund 1993
Newkome and Saunders Family Fund 2015
Patricia Hansel Fund 2017
Paul Davis Akron Fund 2015
Paul J. and Susan B. Kruder Family Fund 2001
Peggy and John Dotson Fund 1995
Peter Piglia Family Charitable Fund 2007
Post-Coleman Fund 2013
Priscilla Graham Fund 2008
Read Family Fund 1986
Rebecca D. and William H. Considine Family Fund 2015
Redmond Family Foundation Fund 2016
Rennick and Dee Andreoli Family Fund 2009
Rice Family Fund 2012
Richard W. Hauman Family Fund 2001
Rita and David George Family Fund 2016
Rob and Alyssa Briggs Fund 2014
Robert A. and Jean C. Meyers Family Fund 1998
Robert and Regina Cooper Family Fund 2011
Robert E. and Judy Everett Wilson Fund 2010
Robert W. and Paula S. Malone Family Fund 2003
Sandra F. Selby Fund 2011
Sandy K. and Mark S. Auburn Fund 2003
Schloenbach Family Fund 2013
Schrank Harkey Fund 2017
Scott and Margaret Weiner Family Fund 2016
Scott T. Read Family Fund 2017
Seagren Family Fund 2015
Shaffer-Totaro Fund 2016
Siess Family Fund 1997
Siff Family Fund 1 2016
Siff Family Fund 2 2016
Silver Bullet Fund 2015
Snell Family Fund 2016
SRS Fund 1996
Steere Family Fund 2014
Steve Johnson and Laurie Zuckerman Family Fund 2014
Steven and Melissa Cox Family Fund 2012
Steven Baach Charities Fund 2009
Strayer Family Fund 2009
Sue and Mal Ames Fund 1994
Suzanne and Mitch Allen Family Fund 2012
Suzanne and Peter Fielder Charitable Fund 2016
Suzanne C. and Charles L. Bond Family Fund 2011
Tails of HOPE Fund 2004
Ted and Mary Ann Williams Fund 2015
The David and Margaret Hunter Fund 2014
The Mitten Fund 2010
This Town is My Town Fund 2017
Thomas and Anita Gedelian Family Fund 2015
Thomas J. and Megan E. Bruno Family Fund 2012
Thomas L. and Margaret M. Gower Fund 2010
Thomas L. Gower II Fund 2013
Three Trees Fund 1997
Tifft Family Fund 2016
TJM/VPM Fund 2006
Tom and Ginny Knoll Family Fund 2015
Tom and Jeanne LaRose Fund 2007
Urda Fund 1987
Waite Family Fund 2005
Wilkinson-Gudikunst Designated Family Fund 2007
William and Angela Lowery Family Fund 2015
William and Ginny Post Family Charitable Fund 2015
Zeleznik Family Fund 2012
Margaret Medzie
Margaret Medzie Vice President and Chief Development Officer
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