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Area Agency on Aging awards $1,000 education grants to recipients

  Posted on August 16, 2016

Ontario OH – Congratulations to the 2016 recipients of a $1,000.00 grant from the Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc:


  • Spencer Favers – Nursing (Richland County)

  • Dakota Procker – Social Work (Richland County)

  • Jenna Shipman – Occupational Therapy (Morrow County)

  • Grace Haring – Neuroscience (Richland County)

  • Jonathon Pifher – Nursing (Richland County)


Each year the Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging Board of Trustees provides grants to individuals who intend to enroll in an institution of higher education or in local classes to reach their education goals in a field promoting the aging network.


Additionally, Emily Cramer of Seneca County was selected as the 2016 recipient of the Board of Trustees’ $2,000.00 Merit Scholarship.


The Ohio District 5 Area Agency on Aging, Inc., located at 2131 Park Avenue West in Ontario, provides leadership, collaboration, coordination and services to older adults, people with disabilities, their caregivers, and resource networks that support individual choice, independence and dignity.