2018 Foundation Goals
The Buckeye Lake Region Community Foundation seeks to achieve its mission by funding approaches that contribute to the transformation of the Buckeye Lake Region.
Below is an overview of projects the Foundation is focused on this year and 2018 funding goals; achieving these goals would not be possible without the generous financial support of our donors.
Buckeye Lake Region Corporation
Additional funding to maintain operation of the Buckeye Lake Region Corporation, which is the backbone of the Foundation’s efforts. 2018 Goal: $40,000
Queen of the Lake
Assist the Buckeye Lake Historical Society in its efforts to upgrade and restore the Queen of the Lake, which will make the stern wheeler available for scheduled tours of Buckeye Lake and special events. The Foundation has already secured the services of designer to help enhance the original design scheme. 2018 Goal: $25,000-$50,000
Secure matching funds for the implementation of two major capital projects totaling over $1,500,000 from the State of Ohio. 2018 Goal: $50,000-$75,000
Design and implement the first phase of branded directional signage to support regional activities, restaurants and landmarks. 2018 Goal: $25,000-$50,000
Continue progress toward the construction of a 2-300 foot pier that will feature a 4,000 sq. ft. event space and dock for the restored Queen of the Lake.
Support the restoration of an additional 4,000 feet of the Feeder Channel to improve the overall water quality of Buckeye Lake, which is critical to enhancing the Region.