Thu. 12:42pm: Donor tops $2 million in gifts to YSU, students

YOUNGSTOWN – Youngstown State University has received a $185,000 grant from the Marion G. Resch Foundation. The new gift amounts to more than $2 million in donations from the foundation within the last decade.

The new money will provide scholarships to students from Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties for the 2012-14 academic year.

“We are honored to recognize the foundation’s enduring generosity, and we are grateful to the board of trustees for carrying out the vision and philanthropy of Mrs. Resch,” said YSU president Cynthia E. Anderson.