2018 FRIENDS CAMPAIGN: 40 FRIENDS, Raised over $6,500
2018 REVERSE RAFFLE APRIL 7, 2018 200 Attendees, $4,000
QUILTS IN THE VILLAGE MAY 5, 2018 with Mantua Garden Club 67 quilts exhibited
ART ON THE HILL AND WINE TASTING JULY 14, 2018 55 vendors, $10,000
HEADWATERS TRAIL COLLABORATION--CONNECTING COMMUNITIES--Hosted 4 times in 2018
HEADWATERS TRAIL RESURFACING matching funds $20,000
Installed Historic Interpretive sign on HEADWATERS TRAIL
Distributed 200 Commemorative Wristbands for the Buckeye Trail Dedication Ceremony on July 14, 2018
Installed two Trail Town signs at village limits.
$8000 to purchase 2 Benches, a Table, 4 chairs and a trash receptacle for the Mini Plaza
Removed brick planter in Mini Park and filled in with pressed concrete.
Finalized plans for Mini Plaza Renovation
Co-sponsored the PIEROGI BOOTH with the Rotary Club of Mantua at Potato Festival
Spring Spruce-Up day with CHS students: 90 students participated
Fall Spruce Up Day with CHS students: 55 students participated
2018 DMRC Calendar featured 13 winning photographs of Mantua area.
Participated in 3 webinars and 3 presentations by Heritage Ohio
Mantua Pop-up Artists’ Market: featured 47 artists, offered 9 free art events, generated $9,000 revenue
Saw completion of the Buchert Walking Trail in October 2018
6 new banners purchased to highlight the recreational aspects of Mantua Village
Received a $1,799 Ohio Arts Council Grant to fund the Mantua Pop-Up Artists’ Market
Received a $750 Portage Foundation Arts Grant to support the Mantua Pop-Up Artists’ Market.
Received $1000 Grant from Dominion Energy for Poetry Kiosk construction
$100 for purchase of Halloween Treat for Village Trick or Treaters
3 Poetry Nights sponsored.
Published a Community Events Calendar
Mantua Village became a BUCKEYE TRAIL TOWN, distributed 200 wrist bands