Stories tagged with: Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation

March 28, 2015 - 7:04pm
1 year 4 weeks ago

According to RAINN, the rape abuse and incest national network -- another american is sexually assaulted every 107 seconds.

To prevent tragedies like this...The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation hosted a self defense course at the Muskingum Recreation Center. Brad Seward taught the class geared towards high school students...He explains what students learned during the class.

"What we're doing today is just a general self defense class for the Muskingum County...

September 23, 2014 - 5:07pm
1 year 31 weeks ago

Muskingum County High School students can apply to be apart of the Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation.

The foundation is looking for students who want to learn how the foundation works and how to raise grant money. Students have until Friday at 5:00 p.m. to have their application turned into the foundation's office. The Community Youth Fund Advisor, Juliet Lacy, described the ideal candidate.

"We are basically looking for high school students primarily freshman and...

March 4, 2014 - 6:38pm
2 years 8 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2014 Youth Grant Competition.

Last year the Youth Foundation awarded grants totaling $1,250  to two area youth organizations. This will be their second year conducting the Youth Grant Competition.

"This is sort of a junior version of the Muskingum County Community Foundation's Annual Spring Grant Competition," said Juliet Lacy, CYF Advisor and Director of Donor...

October 22, 2013 - 6:20pm
2 years 27 weeks ago

Starting this week through November 15th you can take warm winter clothing and accessories to several locations to be donated to kids.

This will be the sixth year for the coat drive that is done by the Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation.

"We take coats, hats,scarves and gloves or any monetary donations, and we set up boxes, in area high schools, and all century national bank locations, the foundation and John McIntire Library," said CYF Treasurer Reed Neal....

October 23, 2012 - 4:56pm
3 years 27 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation is holding its annual coat drive to keep kids and adults warm during the cold winter months.

This is the 5th year for coat collection. All coats go to Eastide Community Ministry and the Salvation Army for distribution.

"We have a list of at least 30 people, 30 kids and adults. we have twice as many girls than boys, so we need a good bit of coats." explained CYF President, Madison Smith.

Monetary donations will also...

April 21, 2012 - 4:31pm
4 years 1 week ago

High school students spent their Saturday giving back to others...

The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation hosted its second annual "Community Fun Day" Saturday afternoon. Foundation President Brandon Davis said this event is a way for kids to have fun in a safe environment.

"It's mainly kids pre-kindergarten through 4th grade. Just with these kids, they're...They just love being here. Just seeing the joy on their faces from them coming in and just...It's...

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