Other Ways to Help

You can make a difference!

Foster Parents Wanted
Couples and single parents wanted! If you live in Ohio, within a 50 mile radius of our Van Wert, campus, call now to see how to become a foster parent for children in need. If you have the desire to help make a difference in a child’s life call: 419.238.1695 ext. 360, or visit our Help Kids page for more information.

Mentors Wanted

Did you know that with as little as three hours a week of your time you could save a child’s life? Statistics show that a significant positive relationship with an adult is the biggest factor in the success of a child. You can make that difference. The Marsh Foundation works with Big Brothers Big Sisters to coordinate the Supper Club program on campus. The program allows mentors to build a lasting relationship with a child who has little family involvement. Be a friend. Make a difference. Call 419.394.2990 for more information.

Donations Accepted

If you would like to donate to The Marsh Foundation to support the care and treatment of troubled youth, you can do so today. Contact Jeff Grothouse, executive secretary/treasurer, for a list of special projects and needs at 419.238.1695 ext. 120. Or, send your donation to his attention at:

The Marsh Foundation 1229 Lincoln Highway P.O. Box 150 Van Wert, Ohio 45891

To view and/or print The Marsh Foundation’s Charitable Giving Brochure, click CharitableGiving.


Marsh Foundation Utilizes Family Teaching Model and Family Conferences to Help Youth Learn Responsibility and Leadership

VAN WERT, Ohio – A key concept within the Family Teaching Model is called self-government, and it’s a way to help youths at The Marsh Foundation set certain rules and guidelines while holding themselves and their peers accountable. It’s an inclusive process that promotes family cohesiveness, helps develop relationships and teaches responsibility, leadership and problem-solving […]