Northwest Ohio Scholarship Fund welcomes new Board members
SYLVANIA, OH, September 6, 2019: The Northwest Ohio
Scholarship Fund, Inc. (NOSF), a need-based scholarship
program for kindergarten through 8th grade in
Northwest Ohio, welcomed three new individuals to its Board.
The new members are: Jan Tidd, Catherine Carroll, and
Dana Palmer. All three will serve three-year terms.
is the owner of Arrow Print and Copy in Sylvania. She
has been a long-time volunteer for NOSF assisting with its
annual Raise the Cap fundraiser. Ms. Tidd is also a Board
Member of the Sylvania Sunrise Lions Club and Vice President of
the Toledo Chapter of P.E.O. (Philanthropic Education
is a licensed professional Clinical Counselor in Toledo. She is
the Vice President of the Zepf Center Board of Trustees,
and has served on the Boards of the United Way Women’s
Initiative and Compass Addictions Services.
is a Relationship Manager for KeyBank. She is a JA
Business Challenge volunteer with Junior Achievement of NW Ohio
and Bowling Green Community Gardens.
Rita Martin, NOSF’s Governance Chair, said of the new additions
to the Board, “It is always a pleasure to welcome new members to
the NOSF Board, who bring with them a fresh perspective and a
different personal approach. I look forward to working with all
three of these women as we plan for the future for NOSF!”
NOSF is celebrating its 20th year of awarding
scholarships in Northwest Ohio. NOSF is one of 27 partners
across the country along with the Children’s Scholarship Fund
that awards need-based scholarships in order that parents have a
choice for their child’s education. Since 1999, the Northwest
Ohio Scholarship Fund has awarded a total of $13.7 million in
scholarships to 16,000 students; part of that includes $4.2
million in matching funds. All funds raised locally by NOSF are
matched by the Children’s Scholarship Fund and are used for
scholarships for students grades K-8 in NW Ohio.
Interested families can find more information about the program
and apply online on the NOSF website at www.nosf.org.
For more information, contact Ann Riddle, Executive
Director of the Northwest Ohio Scholarship Fund at (419)
720-7048, or email