List of Existing Funds


Donations to this fund will be used for future grants that impact the quality of life for our residents.  Sample of grants awarded from this fund include:  Commission on Aging/Alzheimer’s Association grant for a newly designed balance class for our older residents with dementia and their caregivers; Leadership UA 2017 and 2016 class projects;  Stay UA funding; UA Historical Society; “Bright Spots” beautification; Safety Town buildings and curriculum support and many more!


The FUNd is here to help. This fund was created to help cover class fees for children in our Community that are interested in taking a class through the Upper Arlington Parks and Recreation Department. (In 2016, we were able to provide pool passes and swim lessons for 7 UA families – thank you!)

UA Arts Fund

This fund exists to support and promote all forms of cultural arts in Upper Arlington.

Barney Family Fund

This fund was established to fund projects that promote and sustain the quality of life in Upper Arlington.

UACF Beautification Fund

This fund was established to support beautification projects that enhance the quality of life in Upper Arlington.

Joseph and Marlene Berwanger Fund

The fund is established to keep alive fond memories of our clean and beautiful UA.  (over the past several years, this fund has provided over $30,000 in beautification funding to the Arlington Mallway!)

Don and Sharon Cook Fund

The fund was created to support and fund projects that promote and enhance UA’s quality of life

UA Police Division Fund

This fund supports volunteer, education and support programs for the UA Police Division, with a mission to help build a stronger and safer community.

UA Field Sports Advisory Fund

Donations to the Field Improvement Fund as used to upgrade and improve Upper Arlington sports fields and facilities.

UA Fire Division Fund

The core mission of the UAFD is to provide fire, EMS,rescue and hazardous materials emergency response to the Upper Arlington community. UAFD also offers multiple non-emergency programs that support its public safety mission. This fund is designated for donations to support the UAFD Project Alive, Engine 1 Restoration, Public Education, Smoke detector, or STAY UA programs.

Good Neighbor Fund

This fund provides emergency one-time grants to fund basic needs for UA residents that have experienced a unique unforeseen event that threatens their stability.

Ann Royce Moore Fund

This fund is dedicated to promoting and supporting author visits to Upper Arlington.

Lynn and Bob Ness Fund

This fund is established to support projects for the betterment of the Upper Arlington Community.

George F. Renkert Fund

This fund is designated to be used for beautification projects in Upper Arlington.

UA Senior Center Association Fund

This fund is designated to support programs and activities at the UA Senior Center.

Jack Nicklaus Park Fund

Project Fund to support Jack Nicklaus Park – A tribute to Jack’s life and boyhood park. (Formerly Parkway Park)

Centennial Legacy Project Fund

UA will celebrate our 100th birthday in 2018!  This fund supports the legacy project at Northam as well as all celebration activities throughout the year.