From early childhood to K-12 education and beyond, GAR funds quality, strategic programs all along the educational continuum.


GAR Foundation is committed to a networked community that effectively deploys resources to meet basic needs of vulnerable populations.


GAR Foundation values the civic strength and vitality of Akron, Summit County and Northeast Ohio.

Civic Enhancement

GAR always has and always will support arts programs and cultural institutions within Summit County and the region.


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Letter of Inquiry

LOIs are reviewed on a weekly basis, so you may submit one at any time. Please visit our Letter of Inquiry page for detailed deadline information.  

January 5, 2015 

April 6, 2015 

July 6, 2015 

October 5, 2015 

Grant Applications

November 1, 2014 

February 1, 2015 

May 1, 2015 

August 1, 2015

November 1, 2015

April 17, 2015 Capital requests only 

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