Funding Interests

David and Mary Corbin

Established in 1968, The Foundation was created by Mr. and Mrs. Corbin to help enrich the lives of the people of Akron and Summit County, Ohio. Following his death in 1989, David Corbin left the bulk of his estate to The Foundation.

Although each application is reviewed on its own merits, The Foundation’s areas of interest include:

  • Arts and Culture
  • Civic and Community
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Healthcare
  • Housing
  • Human and Social Services
  • Medical Research
  • Youth

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