Contact us        E-mail:               101 North Elizabeth Street, Suite #509– P.O. Box 1086 Lima, Ohio 45802-1086            Phone: (419)-221-5928   Fax: (419)-221-5930    

The Lima Community Foundation

“Connecting donors who care with causes that matter.”

By combining the financial and human resources of many individuals, we make a significant difference in the Lima/Allen County area.


Purpose:  To embrace the improvement and the advancement of the social, moral, intellectual and/or physical welfare, primarily for the citizens of Lima and Allen County, Ohio.


Ways to Give: There are various methods which can assist donors in meeting both charitable goals and/or financial considerations.  These gifts can include, but are not limited to, the following:

Cash, securities, closely held stock, real estate (including residence), insurance policies and/or variations of the combinations of the above.


The Lima Community Foundation would be pleased to work with donors and/or their advisors to find the most advantageous gift method for you.



Contact The Lima Community Foundation at (419)-221-5928 or


A one-time gift of $250 or more to The Lima Community Foundation Fund establishes the donor as a lifetime member of the Foundation. We also encourage our donors to consider making an annual contribution to support our organization.

Become A Member Of The Lima Community Foundation

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Susie Gray

Executive Director

Lima Community Foundation Staff

Scott Shafer

Development Officer