Financial Information

Total Assets: $15,398,477
Total Giving: $707,670

Area of Service:


Areas of Interest:

Not Available




The following grants were reported in 2006:
$35,000 to Animal Protective League, Springfield, IL, payable over 1 year.
$16,000 to First Baptist Church, payable over 1 year.
$150,000 to Kent State University, Kent, OH, payable over 1 year.
$150,000 to Acmc Foundation, Ashtabula, OH, , payable over 1 year.
$60,000 to United Way, payable over 1 year.
$50,000 to Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival, payable over 1 year.
$45,000 to Catholic Charities, payable over 1 year.
$35,980 to Ashtabula Arts Center, Ashtabula, OH, payable over 1 year.
$35,918 to Ashtabula County Medical Center, payable over 1 year.
$35,000 to Animal Protective League, payable over 1 year.
$33,830 to After School Discovery, payable over 1 year.


Giving limited to Ashtabula County, OH.


The mission of the foundation is the betterment of Ashtabula County, OH, through the administration of funds consistent with the intent of donors to address the significant needs of Ashtabula County.


Type of Grantmaker: Independent foundation
Incorporated in 1922 in OH.
The foundation was established by R.H. Pfaff, a prominent Ashtabula entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Quick Facts Sheet

Located in:



United States

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (440) 992-6818
Email: [email protected]
4510 Collins Blvd., Ste. 6
Ashtabula, OH 44004-6954

Application forms and guidelines for scholarship funds available on foundation Web site. Application form required. Applicants should submit the following:
1. How project will be sustained once grantmaker support is completed
2. Signature and title of chief executive officer
3. Copy of IRS Determination Letter
4. Copy of most recent annual report/audited financial statement/990
5. Listing of board of directors, trustees, officers and other key people and their affiliations
6. Copy of current year’s organizational budget and/or project budget
Initial approach: Proposal
Copies of proposal: 12
Board meeting date(s): 2nd Tues. of each month
Deadline(s): The 1st Tues. in the following months: Feb. (Education), Apr. (Human Services), June (Arts/Culture/History), Aug. (Religion), Oct. (Community Development and Other), and Dec. (Recreation and Conservation) grants
Final notification: 2 weeks following review

Donors & Leadership

Officers and Trustees:
Cheryle Chiaramonte President, Trustee
John D. Dolan Vice President, Trustee
William W. Hill Treasurer, Trustee
Roy H. Bean Trustee
Dr. Jerome R. Brockway Trustee
Rick Coblitz Trustee
Roger Corlett Trustee
Tim Green Trustee
Joseph A. Misinec, Jr. Trustee
Carolyn Turk Trustee
Glen W. Warner Trustee