Feeding Medina County welcomes new executive director

Feeding Medina County recently named Janet Newcomer, a lifelong Medina County resident, as the organization’s new executive director. Newcomer began her new role on Wednesday, filling the position that had been empty for almost six months. In mid-December, Executive Director Katy Fuerst announced she would step down on Dec. 31 from Feeding Medina County to […]

Feeding Medina County Announces New Executive Director and Board Members

Feeding Medina County | Fighting Hunger and Food Insecurity

Feeding Medina County, a local non-profit that nourishes nearly 4,000 individuals each month, is thrilled to announce Janet Newcomer as its new Executive Director. Newcomer brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success in the fight against hunger. “Janet’s strategic vision, fundraising expertise, and deep commitment to food insecurity make her […]

Feeding Medina County seeks executive director, raises more than $200,000 at annual gala

After no success in finding an executive director, Feeding Medina County has relaunched its search to fill the empty position. In mid-December, Executive Director Katy Fuerst announced she would be stepping down on Dec. 31 from Feeding Medina County to become a major gifts officer for the Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation. READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

2023 Spring Forward Gala

On March 11, 2023, 240 guests enjoyed an evening of music by Jim Gill, exciting live auction, inspiring stories and delicious food all while raising $210,000 for Feeding Medina County.

Excellence in Leadership Awards recognizes seven local leaders

Leadership Medina County celebrated its community leaders during its 10th annual Celebrating Excellence in Leadership Awards on Tuesday as it honored its 15 nominees and its seven award recipients. During the award ceremony in Westfield Center, the presenters consisted of the sponsors including Sandridge Crafted Foods, Westfield Bank, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Huntington National […]

Medina County Park District establishing recovery farm called Brown-Trump Homestead

The Medina County Park District is working with two local nonprofits to establish a recovery farm for men recovering from substance use disorder. The park district in December entered into a 10-year lease with Cathy’s House, a Medina-based nonprofit that provides recovery housing for people with substance use disorder or alcoholism, on the Brown-Trump Homestead. READ […]