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 PERIOD IS CURRENTLY CLOSED. GRANT APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AUGUST 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Recent grant awards from the Harry E. and Olive T. Barth Charitable Trust (2017)
|Organization||Project Description||Amount Awarded|
|Arts Link||the Roger Humphries Jazz Trio Valentine’s Event at the Gold Derrick Gallery||750.00|
|City of Sistersville||handicap accessible ramp for city building||54,000.00|
|City of Sistersville Parks & Rec||handicap accessible ramp at city pool||2,000.00|
|City of Sistersville Parks & Rec||construct 8 camping sites||8,000.00|
|City of Sistersville Sistersville Ferry||replace radar system and radio||16,577.00|
|Council of Senior Tyler Countians, Inc||purchase a new commercial grade elliptical machine||4,309.00|
|Gabriel Project of WV||establish first client services site in Tyler County to serve needy families in Sistersville and surrounding area||9,395.00|
|Olive Branch Animal Rescue & Refuge, Inc||cat quarantine building||5,000.00|
|Sistersville General Hospital||refrigerator for the lab||12,026.00|
|Sistersville VFD||complete Community Emergency Center Project||5,000.00|
|Tyler County Family Resource Network||back to school fair||4,000.00|
|County of Tyler Library Board||repurpose a portion of the library for a community youth center||5,000.00|
|Wetzel County Chamber of Commerce||entrance signs for Sistersville||5,700.00|