Burton D. Morgan Foundation supports programming that advances Akron's growing entrepreneurial ecosystem, as well as select region-wide initiatives. 

Akron Regional Development Board Educational Fund, $45,000
To support the Choose Growth Akron awareness initiative

Akron Roundtable, $2,500
To sponsor the luncheon in February 2019 featuring entrepreneur Brandon Chrostowski

Akron SCORE Chapter 81, $35,000
To support operations of the Akron SCORE office

BioEnterprise, $75,000
To support operations for Entrepreneurial Assistance services and internships

Bounce Innovation Hub, $1,500
To support a series of educational fireside chats at Bounce Innovation Hub during Global Entrepreneurship Week

Canton Regional SCORE, $10,000
For operating support

Economic and Community Development Institute, $150,000
To support operations of the Akron office

Fund for Our Economic Future, $500,000
For operating support (three years)

Hebrew Free Loan Association, $50,000
To expand a business loan pool for small business owners and entrepreneurs without access to conventional funding services

Hudson Library and Historical Society, $75,000
To support Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship Research youth and adult activities

Ideastream, $50,000
For the development of the Making It video series

JumpStart, Inc., $1,000,000
To fund the Burton D. Morgan Mentoring Program (three years)

Manufacturing Advocacy & Growth Network (MAGNET), $100,000
To support Scalerator cohort 3 manufacturing companies

MORTAR Cincinnati, $40,000
To support MORTAR Cincinnati's license fees and the organization's expansion to Akron

Summit Artspace, $10,000
To support Artist as an Entrepreneur Institute

Summit Medina Business Alliance, Inc., $25,000
For administration of SBDC/SMBA educational activities

Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center, $14,400
For Founder's Exchange programming, an energy hackathon, and speaker honoraria for an energy expert

Telluride Foundation, $20,000
For the Entrepreneur Funders Network

University of Akron Research Foundation, $10,000
To support Northeast Ohio StartupBus

University of Akron Research Foundation, $50,000
To support a pilot of the Startup Teams Rising in the Development of Entrepreneurship (STRIDE) Accelerator

Venture for America, $10,000
For 2019 Demo Day prize money

VentureWell, $5,000
For sponsorship of the OPEN 2020 Conference

Youngstown Edison Incubator Corporation, $5,000
To support the Youngstown Space Commerce Workshop

Youngstown Edison Incubator Corporation, $50,000
To support the educational activities of the Connecting the Coasts to the Heartland Conference

Total:  $2,333,400