From early childhood to K-12 education and beyond, GAR funds quality, strategic programs all along the educational continuum.


GAR Foundation always has and always will support health and social service agencies serving Summit County.


GAR Foundation values the civic strength and vitality of Akron, Summit County and Northeast Ohio.

Civic Enhancement

GAR always has and always will support arts programs and cultural institutions within Summit County and the region.



Letter of Inquiry

LOIs are reviewed on a weekly basis, so you may submit one at any time. Please visit our Letter of Inquiry page for detailed deadline information.  

January 6, 2014 

April 7, 2014 

July 8, 2014 

October 6, 2014 

Grant Applications

February 1, 2014 

April 18, 2014 for 2014 Capital requests only (closed)

May 1, 2014 

August 1, 2014 

November 1, 2014 

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