ASHLAND — The trustees of the Milton R. & Beulah M. Young Foundation in Mansfield, Ohio have approved a grant in the amount of $5,000 in support of Hospice of North Central Ohio.
The grant will support and enhance end-of-life care through the funding of Outreach Spanish Bibles, Vital Signs Kits and Magnifying Lamps for hospice patients in HNCO’s care who reside in Richland County. The grant also includes funding for HNCO’s “Camp Hope” children’s bereavement camp.
“The Milton R. & Beulah M. Young Foundation gifts have and continue to provide ‘The Margin of Excellence’ for patients in our care and their families,” said Ralph Tomassi, HNCO chief development officer. “HNCO is indeed grateful for the generous support we have received from the Young Foundation over the years.”
Established in 2000, The Milton R. & Beulah M. Young Foundation focuses its charitable support to non profit organizations in Richland and Ashland Counties whose mission is to help individuals in need in the areas of health, education and welfare.
Hospice of North Central Ohio has served thousands of families with compassionate end-of-life and Palliative care, bereavement programs and services since 1988. Headquartered at 1021 Dauch Drive in Ashland, Hospice of North Central Ohio serves more than 200 patients daily in Ashland, Crawford, Huron, Knox, Morrow, and Richland counties who are living with chronic and terminal illnesses.
Additionally, free continuous bereavement services are provided for hundreds of families of hospice patients and to anyone in the community experiencing grief. HNCO also operates the What Goes ‘Round Thrift Shoppe located in downtown Mansfield.
Call 800-952-2207 for more information. HNCO is a 501c3 non-profit organization with over 37 years of experience and a community partner of United Way of Ashland and Knox County.