WOOSTER — The Village Network held its Hall of Fame Induction Dinner on May 17 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Wooster and recognized four new inductees — Patrick J. Cannon, Lester H. Conner, James T. Miller and Paul M. Williams. One of the major accomplishments of Cannon, a 1973 Boys Village alumnus, was achieving […]
In partnership with the Mental Health & Recovery Board of Wayne and Holmes County, The Village Network will soon offer immediate care to local youth experiencing crises.
The Village Network Honors Long Time Employee at Ribbon Cutting for the Robert J. Maruna Field House
With more than 50 years of service to The Village Network, Bob Maruna is honored for his dedication and involvement in the recreational therapy program then and now.
WOOSTER- The Village Network recently received a $10,000 grant from the Ronald McDonald House of Northeast Ohio, Inc. The funds will be used to replace old fitness equipment at the Wooster Residential Campus. The new equipment will replace the current machines in the fitness center within the reconstructed Bob Maruna Field House. The overall reconstruction […]
COLUMBUS- The Village Network’s Reception Center was chosen as the location for Ohio’s state to state union event as a way to recognize The Village Network’s progressive work in caring for at-risk youth involved in the state’s justice system. The meeting will begin today at 4 p.m. at 1751 E. Long St. in Columbus and […]
Eighth grade student Coleman won first place in his school in The Village Network’s essay contest where Wayne County students were invited to submit essays about foster care. Coleman’s language arts teacher, Ann Gerber, assigned The Village Network’s essay prompt, “why it’s important to help children” to her class at Norwayne Middle School. Gerber said […]
WOOSTER- On Thursday, December 7th, The Village Network staff, executives and board members met at the Annual Meeting event to reflect on milestones of fiscal year 2017, the most successful year in the organization’s more than 70-year history. The Village Network concluded the 2017 fiscal year with more than $41 million in revenue and donations, […]
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Every year, people from around the world take a day to give back. #GivingTuesday has become a global day of giving that connects diverse groups of individuals, communities and organizations for a common philanthropic purpose. One of the best ways to get involved is in your own community, so why not celebrate by giving to […]
WOOSTER- Donors involved in the original construction of The Village Network’s Boys’ Village gym are just as invested in the reconstruction project today. After more than 50 years, The Timken Foundation of Canton and Freeman Building Systems will again come alongside The Village Network as it breaks ground for the new Bob Maruna Field House. […]