Children, Youth and Families


Increasing opportunities for children, youth and families to thrive by:

  • Increasing accessibility to quality childcare and early learning experiences

  • Encouraging and strengthening healthy relationships

  • Raising awareness and encouraging use of available community resources

  • Promoting physical health, development and well being

  • Increasing opportunities for youth and young adults to socialize and engage in community activities

Programs funded that address these issues:

American Red Cross- Services to Armed Forces

Big Brothers Big Sisters Licking & Perry Counties - Youth Mentoring

Camp O’Bannon- Camp O’Bannon

Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland- Leadership Experience

Johnstown United Methodist Church- Rockin’ Cool Freedom School

Licking County Family YMCA – All for One Camp, Before & After School, Pre-School, and Sumer Day Camp

Mental Health America of Licking County- YES Club and Girls in Progress

Salvation Army- Day Camp and Power For Life

Simon Kenton Council Boy Scouts- Traditional Scouting