2019

Township House Equipped wth AED

With a grant from the ACCF  township purchased an  AED.  Training  provided by the Polk Volunteer Fi

With a grant from the Ashland County Community Foundation Jackson Township purchased an automatic external defibrillator, or AED.  Training on how to use it was provided by the Polk Volunteer Fire Department.  Pictured from left to right Paramedic Cody Uhler, Trustee Jim Power, Trustee Scott Markley, Fiscal Officer & Grant Writer Cheryl Welch, Trustee Kay Wright and Zoning Board Member Dave Yates.


ZERO cost to the township.

2018

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Grant Award $245,000 was received from Ohio Development Services Agency - Abandoned Gas Station grant to clean up the old Maynard property at the corner of St Rt 89 and 42.  Absolutely no cost to the township.  [2018] Grant Writer: Cheryl Welch  

2017

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Grant Award $500 was received from OTARMA to help with the take down of dead Ash trees in the township community park. [2017] Grant Writer: Cheryl Welch 

 Grant Award Ohio Department of Natural Resources awarded a grant in the amount of $22,837 to Jackson Township to make improvements to ball park parking lot and grounds. [2017] Grant writer: Cheryl Welch.   

Grant Award Ashland Community Foundation awarded $413 to Polk Fire Department to replace traditional mic holders in each of the company vehicles with magnetic ones. Grant writer: Cheryl Welch 

Donations requested and received by Cheryl Welch for 2014 include:

$50 Walmart & $50 Home Depot for painting supplies used on the Polk cemetery fence.
$50 Walmart for historical wall project of past and current elected township officials.
$50 Walmart for fire department equipment maintenance.
White stone (valued at $500) from Willowvale for cemetery driveway improvement project. 

2016 and earlier

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 Grant Award Ohio Department of Natural Resources awarded a grant in the amount of $27,375 to Jackson Township to purchase and install a commercial playground set. Project completed in 2015. Grant writer: Cheryl Welch.  


Grant Award CSX awarded a grant in the amount of $5,000 to the Polk Volunteer Fire Department towards the purchase of a utility truck. Grant writer: Cheryl Welch. [2015]  

 Donations requested and received by Cheryl Welch for 2014 include:

$50 Walmart & $50 Home Depot for painting supplies used on the Polk cemetery fence.
$50 Walmart for historical wall project of past and current elected township officials.
$50 Walmart for fire department equipment maintenance.
White stone (valued at $500) from Willowvale for cemetery driveway improvement project.


Grant Award Ashland County Community Foundation awarded a grant in the amount of $9,000 to the Polk-Jackson-Perry Township Fire District to purchase rescue equipment.  Project completed in 2014.  Direct questions to the grant writer: Cheryl Welch.  


 Grant Award $500 was received from OTARMA 2 years in a row for the purchase of a security system and STOP signs meeting the states retroreflectivity requirements.  Grant Writer: Cheryl Welch 

 Grant Award Ohio Department of Natural Resources awarded a grant in the amount of $13,056 to the township to erect shade structures over the bleachers and erect a set of bleachers for the new T-Ball field. This project was completed in 2013. Direct questions to the grant writer: Cheryl Welch. 


 Grant Award CSX awarded a grant in the amount of $4,500 in June of 2013 to the Polk-Jackson-Perry Township Fire Department to be used towards the purchase of a rescue jack valued at $5,000. Direct questions to the grant writer: Cheryl Welch. 

 Grant Award Ashland County Community Foundation awarded a grant in the amount of $4,325 to the township to build a picnic shelter in the township park. With financial contributions and 100% of the labor donated by the township Amish community the shelter was completed in September 2012.  Direct questions to the grant writer: Cheryl Welch.  


 Grant Award  Ohio Department of Natural Resources awarded a grant in the amount of $6,880 to the township to replace the ball field bleachers.  Project completed in May 2012. Direct questions to the grant writer: Cheryl Welch
 

 Grant Award Ohio Department of Natural Resources awarded a grant in the amount of $9,776 to the township to replace the township park ball field fence. This project was completed in 2010. Direct questions to the grant writer: Cheryl Welch.