Save The Lake Coalition

Volunteers dedicated to improving the quality of water at Chippewa Lake and the entire Upper Chippewa Late Watershed.

How to Donate to Save the Lake Coalition

If you wish to donate to the Save the Lake Coalition to help the entire watershed, as well as Chippewa Lake, the largest natural inland lake in the State of Ohio, here is what you should do:

  1. Please consider the sponsorships or individual donation opportunities below.
  2. Forward your donation to:
    Save the Lake Coalition
    c/o Friends of Medina County Parks, Inc.
    6364 Deerview Lane
    Medina, OH 44256
  3. Please make checks payable to Friends of Medina County Parks, write “Save the Lake Coalition: in the memo field.
  4. You can also donate via our Give Lively page.

Friends of the Medina County Parks is a 501 (c)(3) focused on environmental quality and protection. The treasurer is Thomas K. James, former director of the Medina County Park District.

What We have Funded

Your generosity has helped us to fund:

  • Nearly $8,000 of the mitigation study
  • $2000 Grant to assist the Medina County Park District in the acquisition of advanced sensor technology for monitoring of lake water quality.
  • A Grant funded a Rain Barrel Workshop as well as 20 Rain Barrels for Village residents. The same grant funded an online Rain Garden workshop

Corporate Sponsorships and Individual Donation Levels

Gold$10,000Mention on website, in advertisements and publicity in the Medina Gazette
Name on plaque located at the Medina Park District Headquarters
Silver$5,000Mention on website, in advertisements and publicity
Bronze$1,000Mention on website and in advertisements
Chippewa Lake$500Mention on website
Boating$250Mention on website
Swimmer$100Mention on website
Supporter$50Mention on website

Sincere Appreciation to Our Donors

Gold Level

Stephenson Foundation — $10,000

Silver Level

In Memory of Armand DiGeronimo — $5000
Stevens Strategic Communication — In-Kind Contribution
Howard & Kris Wolff — $5000

Bronze Level

Armbruster Moving & Storage, Inc — $1000
Chippewa Lake Lions Club — $1000
Christine & Guido DIGeronoimo — $2500
Friends of Medina County Parks – $1000
IBM Community Fund — $2000 Grant (Sponsored by Kelly Schmotzer, Lisa Krosse and Mark Krosse)
Rachel Jackson — $1000
Mark & Lisa Krosse — $1000
Claire List & Tom Melter — $1000
Village of Chippewa Lake — $1000
Western Reserve Land Conservancy & Dominion Energy — $1,500 watershed mini-grant

Chippewa Lake Level

Mark Krosse — $695
Larry & Judith K Leuthaeuser — $500
Dough & Kelly Schmotzer — $500
Village of Gloria Glens — $500
Western Reserve Land Conservancy & Dominion Energy — $500 watershed mini-grant

Boating Level

Nancy Rafert — $256
Mary A. & Patrick Urian — $300
Bob & Pam Williams — $250

Swimmer Level

Vincent & Carole Lynch — $100
Vanna & Alan Robbins — $100

Supporter Level

Marliese A. Leggett — $15
Joe Lynch — $51
Tom Lynch — $51
Alisha Mooney — $50

Amount not disclosed

McMaster-Carr Supply Company