EATON — The Eaton Foundation met April 7, for its annual meeting and scholarship selections. Two $1,500 scholarships were awarded this year to Eaton High School seniors as designated by the funded scholarship agreement of Elizabeth Stout Parker and maintained by the foundation. This year’s recipients were Paige Whitesell and Jacob Christman.
The Eaton Foundation is a not-for-profit, charitable corporation under the laws of the State of Ohio and originated in 1966. The Eaton Area Chamber of Commerce established this foundation for the benefit of the community. The annual meeting was held and officers for next year include Nancy Clayton, president; Don Pollock, vice-president; Chip Christman, treasurer; Barbara Orr, secretary and Robert Barnes, trustee.
The foundation is structured to accept donations from individuals, families, businesses and charitable organizations. Donations of any amount are appreciated. The Eaton Foundation has funds exceeding $400,000 under their management at this time. Contact any trustee or phone 456-5302, with any questions about the Eaton Foundation or want to create a lasting memory.