Entries by Mill Creek MetroParks Staff

Mill Creek MetroParks receives $200,000 donation

The Mill Creek MetroParks Foundation has received a $200,000 donation. The James & Coralie Centofanti Charitable Foundation contributed $100,000 to the Ford Nature Center Campaign and their gift was matched by the Sand Hill Foundation. The Ford Nature Center Campaign was launched in July 2018 to renovate the center. According to the release, Mill Creek […]

Ford Nature Center Campaign Receives $200K

A $100,000 gift from The James & Coralie Centofanti Charitable Foundation will be matched by the Sand Hill Foundation, Menlo Park, Calif., for a total $200,000 toward the renovation of the Ford Nature Center at Mill Creek MetroParks. The Mill Creek MetroParks Foundation launched the campaign for the $3 million project in July 2018. Since […]

Notice of May Board Meeting

The next Regular Meeting of the Board of Park Commissioners, of Mill Creek MetroParks is scheduled for Monday, May 13, 2019, at 6 p.m., in McMahon Hall, at the MetroParks Farm, on Rt. 46, in Canfield. The agenda will be available on the website after 2 p.m. on the day of the meeting.

Mill Creek MetroParks Foundation Receives $200,000 in Gifts for the Ford Nature Center Campaign

The Mill Creek MetroParks Foundation is pleased to announce that The James & Coralie Centofanti Charitable Foundation has contributed $100,000 towards the Ford Nature Center Campaign. This gift will be matched by Sand Hill Foundation for a total of $200,000 in funds towards the $3 million project. Chris Litton, Director of Development for Mill Creek […]

$300K golf course endowment created

The Mill Creek MetroParks Golf Course was added to the list of park venues with a named endowment, thanks to a contribution from the Mahoning Valley Hospital Foundation. The establishment of the $300,000 endowment was announced at a news conference Wednesday morning at the course. Mill Creek MetroParks Foundation kicked off a campaign at the […]

Syrup Sales Support Mill Creek Wick Recreation Area

A donation from the Rocky Ridge Neighborhood Association has created an endowment to support the Wick Recreation Area at Mill Creek MetroParks. The $4,387 gift was funded by the sale of maple syrup made by neighborhood group members using sugar maple trees planted in the Wick Recreation Area along McCollum Road. “The Rocky Ridge Neighbors are thrilled to contribute […]