FirstEnergy Foundation donation to Richland Newhope Industries

FirstEnergey Foundation recently offered a $5,000 donation to Richland Newhope Industries. Pictured here, from left: Chelsie Thompson (Vice President of RNI, Inc. board), John Evans (RNI, Inc. board member), Nadia Oehler (RNI, Inc. board member), Ed Shuttleworth (President Ohio Edison), Joe Jakubick (First Energy External Affairs), Joanne Mudra (President of RNI, Inc. board), Amanda South (RNI, Inc. Executive Director), Merris Welge (Secretary/Treasure of RNI, Inc. board), Sade Smith, Dan DeVille (First Energy Manager External Affairs), Jack Stewart (RNI, Inc. board member).

MANSFIELD - Richland Newhope Industries, Inc. was recently presented with a generous, $5,000 donation from the FirstEnergy Foundation.

RNI was chosen to receive a special award in honor of the FirstEnergy Foundation’s “12 Gifts of the Season” program. This award highlights RNI for its dedication and commitment to improving the lives of people with developmental disabilities within the community.

Established in 1963, the non-profit Richland Newhope Industries, Inc. provides services and supports for community employment, industrial services at five production sites, personal and social services, recreational services, and options for seniors. Our programs could not exist without the generosity of organizations like the FirstEnergy Foundation.

RNI’s mission is “To improve the lives of people with developmental disabilities and engage community partners through specialized and innovative opportunities.”

For more information about RNI or how you can contribute call 419-774-4400 or visit Richland Newhope Industries, Inc. at 150 E. Fourth St. Mansfield, Ohio 44902.

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