The Richland County Foundation Board of Trustees at their regular August meeting approved grants totaling $45,246. Grants were awarded from unrestricted funds to meet emerging needs in Richland County and from field of interest funds.

Mansfield Community Playhouse, Inc. received $14,838 for Replacement of Heating and Cooling System. The grant represents last dollars to complete the project. Granted from the Pearl M. Danback, Dean A. and Eleanor H. Eckert and Roger M. and Elizabeth B. Gray Unrestricted Funds.

Raemelton Therapeutic Equestrian Center received $30,408 for Therapeutic Riding Scholarships to cover the cost of providing therapy riding to individuals unable to pay for the therapy services. Granted from the Ralph C. Lutz Funds.