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Marsh Foundation Garden Crew Hosts Harvest Meal

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation ‘Marsh Grown’ garden program celebrated the end of the summer growing season with a Harvest Meal for staff, peers and Trustees. The meal was held recently at the First Presbyterian Church in Van Wert and featured many items grown in The Marsh Foundation garden as well as other […]

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Marsh Foundation Staff Present at National Foster Care Conference

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Foster Family-based Treatment Association (FFTA) recently held its annual national conference in Orlando, Fla. The Marsh Foundation is a member of the association and not only sent foster families and staff to the conference for training this year, but was also privileged to have a team of staff present a […]

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New Marsh School Principal Hired

The Lincolnview Local Board of Education hired a new principal for The Marsh Foundation School during its June meeting on Monday. Lincolnview alumnus and teacher Robbie Breese was given a three-year limited administrative contract as the new Marsh School principal, effective the 2014-15 school year. Breese replaces Roger Salisbury, who retired at the end of […]

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Marsh Foundation Holds Spring Celebration and Graduation

VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation School held its annual spring celebration on Wednesday, May 28. The day included piano recitals, a musical production of The Wizard of Oz, a graduation ceremony and a luncheon.  A total of seven students were honored for receiving their high school diplomas. Many of the youth’s friends and […]

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Marsh Foundation Appreciates Foster Parents

VAN WERT, Ohio – One of the most meaningful things you can do in life to help a child is to become a foster parent. Last week, The Marsh Foundation honored several families who’ve done just that. The annual Foster Parent Appreciation Dinner was held at The Marsh Hotel in downtown Van Wert. May is […]

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Marsh Foundation Campus Celebrates Easter Holiday

 VAN WERT, Ohio – The youth at The Marsh Foundation had a very exciting week leading up to Easter and a festive celebration on Easter Sunday. In art class, Mrs. Hoying introduced projects relating to the holiday. All of the youth made both Easter baskets and Pysanky eggs. The baskets were crafted out of string […]

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Marsh Foundation to Hold Spring Plant Sale and Historic Homestead Tours

  VAN WERT, Ohio – The Marsh Foundation ‘Marsh Grown’ garden program will be holding their annual spring plant sale on Saturday, May 10 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in The Marsh Foundation greenhouse. Preorders are being taken through April 18. All proceeds will go to the campus youth garden program. The historic Marsh […]

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Marsh Foundation Youth Spend Spring Break Serving Others

VAN WERT, Ohio – For the past several years, the youth at The Marsh Foundation have completed service projects during their spring break that revolve around the theme of the homeless and the hungry. This year, they did the same and even added a short trip to the Appalachian area of Kentucky. Activities coordinator Sherry […]

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Van Wert Community Club Makes Christmas at The Marsh a Little More Special

  VAN WERT, Ohio –  The Van Wert Community Club stepped up and donated stockings filled with gifts for all 50 of the youth in group home and foster care at The Marsh Foundation. The generous donation is making the holiday a little more special for many. The stockings included things like slippers, toys, candy […]

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Project Believe Donates Christmas Presents to Youth at The Marsh Foundation

  VAN WERT, Ohio –  For the second year in a row, Project Believe has helped to make Christmas a little brighter for youth at The Marsh Foundation. The organization, which originated four years ago, has continued to grow and now delivers hundreds of presents to children in Ohio. Tammie Rafferty, the group’s founder, was […]

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