Author Draws Children in to Reading (9/24/2015 The Chronicle Telegram)


Franklin Elementary’s First Class Shows Promise (9/20/2015 The Chronicle Telegram)


Little Free Library Checks into LaGrange (9/11/2015 The Chronicle Telegram)


Bookmobile Delivers Books to Library-Less Neighborhoods (9/11/2015 The Bristol Press)


United Way Campaign Kicks Off (8/22/2015 The Chronicle Telegram)


Second Harvest Expands BackPack Program (8/17/2015 The Morning Journal)


Kids Learn Tools of School at Kindergarten Sneak Peak (8/9/2015 The Morning Journal)


2 Hotels Close, 1 Improves, 1 Appeals in Lorain (7/21/2015 The Morning Journal)


Franklin Elementary Graduates First Preschool Class (6/7/2015 The Chronicle Telegram)


‘Superhero’ Preschoolers Bridge to Kindergarten at Larkmoor Elementary in Lorain (5/28/2015 The Morning Journal)


‘Frances’ Stories Introduce Literacy to Preschoolers at Little Lighthouse Learning Center in Lorain (5/14/2015 The Morning Journal) Third in a 3-part series


Stocker Foundation Renews ‘Can I Tell You my Story’ Grant (5/14/2015 The Morning Journal)


Students Lead Parents with Passport to the Arts in Elyria (3/26/2015 The Morning Journal)


2 Eliminated Superintendent Candidates Evaluated (2/28/2015) The Chronicle Telegram)


Community comes together for First Teacher program (12/21/2014, Las Cruces Sun News)


Comrades in a cause for early literacy (11/29/2014, Lorain Morning Journal) Second in a 3-part Series


Four year olds learn The Wiggle Jig way (11/2/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Technology time adds new preschool routine (10/27/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Second Harvest spearheads partnership with Lorain Schools to feed kindergartners, first-graders on weekends (10/18/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


Preschool initiative 'Can I tell you my story?' shows promising results (10/5/2014, Lorain Morning Journal) First of a 3-part Series


Career fair at school gets wheels turning for Franklin students (9/27/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


School reform began with business, continues with struggle (9/23/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Stocker Foundation invests $1.25 million in Lorain preschools (9/19/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Midview kindergarten enrollment up over 2013 (8/26/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


Elyria passes one more to fourth grade (8/18/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Second Harvest fills 60,000 backpacks with food for weekends (6/19/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


90 percent of Lorain City Schools third-graders pass mandatory reading test (6/18/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Families kick off summer reading, beach season at Lorain's Lakeview Park (6/7/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Investment for Little Free Libraries stretches further than expected (4/27/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


Serving Little Free Library priceless for stewards (4/26/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


Leaders explain innovative Franklin Elementary preschool program (4/24/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


Stocker Foundation funds preschool program in Elyria (4/24/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Franklin Elementary reform plan excites teachers (2/23/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


Stocker Foundation donates $1.25 million in effort to improve Franklin Elementary (2/20/2014, Elyria Chronicle)


The Stocker Foundation donates $1.25 million to Franklin Elementary School in Elyria (2/19/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Stocker Foundation donates to the Little Free Libraries project (2/2/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Lorain City Schools SPARK program ignites early literacy (1/26/2014, Lorain Morning Journal)


Grant helps expansion of Lorain County Little Free Libraries ... (11/12/2013, Elyria Chronicle)


South side of Elyria to debut free library exchange (8/11/2013, Elyria Chronicle)


County Health &Dentistry pediatricians promote literacy among patients awaiting their checkups (6/26/2013, Elyria Chronicle)




The Stocker Foundation Awards Grants in Seven Communities across the United States

Elyria, OH (March 27, 2013) — The Board of The Stocker Foundation met approving $1,402,011 toward programs and services that will improve reading literacy outcomes for disadvantaged PreK-5th grade public school children in Ohio, Arizona, New Mexico, California, and Washington State. Sixteen grants totaling $581,995 will directly benefit Northeast Ohio (Lorain and Cuyahoga counties)...

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The Stocker Foundation Awards Grants in Seven Communities across the United States

Lorain, OH (April 4, 2012) — The Board of The Stocker Foundation met on March 31, 2012, approving $1,598,190 toward programs and services that will improve reading literacy outcomes for under-resourced prekindergarten through fifth grade public school children in Ohio, Arizona, New Mexico, California, and Washington State. Twenty grants totaling $774,340 will directly benefit Northeast Ohio (Lorain and Cuyahoga counties)...

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