Welcome to the Guernsey County Foundation

Helping create charitable funds for Guernsey County

When individuals combine their time, talent and resources, and then focus on a single goal, you see the Power of One. That defines the purpose of The Guernsey County Foundation. The Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life for our community, both now and for generations to come…Read More

2016 Foundation for Appalachian Ohio Scholarship Recipients Announced

Nelsonville, OH – Donning a cap and gown is a moment students look forward to around our region…Read More

2016 Scholarship Opportunities Available for Appalachian Ohio Students Pursuing Post-Secondary Education

As the calendar inches toward spring and summer, high school seniors throughout our region have started to prepare for their post-secondary education…Read More

Guernsey County Foundation donates to various county groups

The John W. and Edna McManus Shepard Fund and Guernsey County Foundation recently awarded eight grants totaling $17,000 to organizations serving Cambridge and Guernsey counties…Read More

Byesville Elementary recipient of grant from the Guernsey County Foundation and the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio

The Guernsey County Foundation and the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) are pleased to announce a $1,800 grant to Byesville Elementary School for a comprehensive student reading program…Read More