FOP Lodge 50 Memorial Fund

what the fop lodge 50 memorial fund is all about!!!

The Fraternal Order of Police Forest Rose Lodge 50 Memorial Fund (FOP Lodge 50 Memorial Fund) (The Memorial Fund) is a 501 (c) (3) public charity (ID# 35-2316103) and was created by the Fraternal Order of Police Ohio Forest Rose Lodge 50 in 2007 to support organizations and institutions such as schools, colleges, universities,  government agencies and 501 (c) (3) charities in Fairfield, Hocking and Perry County, Ohio, that provides education to individuals. The money raised by the FOP Lodge 50 Memorial Fund is donated to local organizations and institutions to assist students and the organization or institution by providing needed resources for educational materials, equipment and other related activities or functions of the organization or institution. All of this is done in the "Memory of all deceased Members of the Fraternal Order of Police Forest Rose Lodge 50" who so honorably served their communities as Law Enforcement Officers.

Support, as stated above, is accomplished through Grants awarded each calendar year from applications that have been submitted in compliance with established Rules. After thorough review of all submitted applications the Board of Trustees of the FOP Lodge 50 Memorial Fund makes the final selection for all Grant Awards.

The Memorial Fund generates money from donations and contributions received from the public, local business and corporations, and other charitable organizations. If you would like to support The Memorial Fund through a donation, or if you would like to obtain a Grant Application, you may do so by writing to FOP Lodge 50 Memorial Fund; PO Box 763; Lancaster, Ohio 43130-0763. You may also contact us through this website by clicking the Green "Contact Us" Button located on the right side of any page for assistance, or download a Grant Application through this website's "Documents" page. All support is appreciated which will help us to "Never Forget" those that served our communities!

If a donation to The Memorial Fund is not within your means at this time, you can also show your support by becoming a "Sustaining Member" of The Memorial Fund. ANY PERSON interested in the purposes of The Memorial Fund is eligible for membership. Annual Membership Dues is just two-dollars ($2.00) and every member receives a "Sustaining Member" sticker that can be proudly displayed on a window of their home or vehicle. If you would like to become a "Sustaining Member"of the FOP Lodge 50 Memorial Fund send two-dollars ($2.00) along with your name, address, phone number and e-mail address to the address listed above. A Membership Application can also be downloaded through this website's "Documents" page. And if you would like to receive a "Sustaining Member" sticker, or a receipt for your dues payment, include a self-addressed stamped envelope.

"So little to give that means so much!"

 

 

 

Grants Awarded

Since the FOP Lodge 50 Memorial Fund was established in October of 2007 there have been a total of $13,250.00 awarded in grants to the following organizations:

 

Lancaster Police Department DARE Program

 

Fairfield County Sheriff's Office Dream Team Program 

 

Carroll Area Historical Society 

 

Fairfield County Municipal Drug Court 

 

 Perry County Juvenile Court

 

Southeast Ohio Sight Center 

 

Fairfield County Common Pleas Court Community Control Program 

 

Family Y of Lancaster/Fairfield County 

 

West After School Center 

 

 Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Fairfield County 

 

Lancaster Police Department Honor Guard Program

 

Perry County Historical and Cultural Arts Society

 

Fairfield County Meals on Wheels

 

Fairfield County United Way 

 

New Lexington Middle School Library

 

The Salvation Army

Upcoming Events

Monday, Apr 30 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monday, Jul 9 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monday, Sep 24 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Monday, Jan 7 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM