Harry & Olive Barth Charitable Trust

The Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley is pleased to announce a new grant opportunity made possible by the Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust. The Barth Charitable Trust, administered by Wesbanco Bank, Inc., seeks to make grants for use by non-profit organizations in West Virginia with preference, though not exclusively, to those organizations from the City of Sistersville, West Virginia and Tyler County, West Virginia areas that seek program support. Civic and governmental entities may also be considered.

There is no specific funding priority and the minimum grant request is recommended to be $5,000.

Applications will be reviewed by an Advisory Committee, comprised of community stakeholders and trust advisors.

GRANT APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AUGUST 14, 2018 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2018

PURPOSE:  For use by non-profit organizations in West Virginia with preference, though not exclusively, to those organizations from the City of Sistersville, West Virginia and Tyler County, West Virginia areas that are seeking grants for program support within the guidelines established in the Trust Indenture..

INSTRUCTION:  Applicants are encouraged to submit only the application linked below for consideration.  Applications must be typed.  Complete each section of the application in the space provided and be as concise as possible.  NOTE:  Applications without a contact name or Tax ID Number will not be reviewed.

Upon completion, you may mail your Application Form to The Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust, c/o Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV), 1310 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003.  Questions regarding this application or grant program, can be directed to CFOV at (304) 242-3144 or email: debbie@cfov.org.

The Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust Grant Application

PREVIOUS GRANTEES:  If you have previously received a grant award through the Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust, please complete this Grant Report Form upon completion of your project.

 

 

2018 Grant Awards

ArtsLink Jenny Wilson Jazz Trio Valentine Event and Art Exhibit
City of New Martinsville Parks & Recreation Dept. playground equipment/1st phase
City of Sistersville/parks and Recreation bathroom/shower house
City of Sistersville/Sistersville Ferry kayak launch and 6 kayaks
Council of Senior Tyler Countians, Inc Purchase 2 new treadmills
Crittenton Foundation, Inc. TIES program at Sistersville Elementary School
Olive Branch Animal Rescue & Refuge, Inc build a pig pen building
Salvation Army support for emergency assistance programs in Tyler County
Sistersville General Hospital Recertified Zoll X Series Defibrillator; a Vein Viewer; Bovie Aaron Burr II and a Digital Blood Pressure Monitor/rolling stand
Sistersville Lions Club playground equipment
Tyler County 4-H and Farm Community upgrade boys and girl dorms at the Tyler County 4-H camp
Tyler County Family Resource Network Back to School fair
Wetzel County Emergency Ambulance Authority, Inc to replace ambulance and equipment that was destroyed in flood
Wetzel-Tyler Child Advocacy Center, Inc (The Lighthouse) Child abuse prevention & awareness campaign and photocopier