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You Think Event Jan. 16 2016

January 05, 2016  |   News and Photos   |     |   Comments Off on You Think Event Jan. 16 2016

Queen City Foundation Newsletter HABARI GANI #1

April 08, 2015  |   News and Photos   |     |   Comments Off on Queen City Foundation Newsletter HABARI GANI #1

This is the first edition of the HABARI GANI publication. HABARI GANI is Swahili for “What’s the news?” Click to read more about what Queen City Foundation has done throughout the 2013-2014 school year. Newsletter #1

QCF/R.A.I.S.E. PRESENTS B.O.U.N.C.E.

May 02, 2013  |   News and Photos   |     |   0 Comment

On April 13, 2013 at St. Ursula Academy the R.A.I.S.E. Teen Diversity Summit Committee presented B.O.U.N.C.E. (Building*Opportunities*Unity*Cultual*Networking*Equality*) This event gave our local high school students an opportunity to discuss diversity, race relations, community issues, leadership development and personal responsibility. [gallery ids="733,732,731,730,729,728,727,726,725,724,723,722"]

Ursuline senior receives National Achievement Scholarship

April 24, 2013  |   News and Photos   |     |   0 Comment

Congratulations to Candace Borders '13, who is one of ten Southwest Ohio seniors receiving a $2,500 National Achievement scholarship. They are among the group of 800 students nationally receiving the one-time scholarship or corporate awards from among 1,300 students named finalists in the 2013 competition. “With an adventurous spirit, an engaging personality, and an unmatched tenacity, Candace Borders shines within our school community. Throughout the ...

Andrea Vessel elected to National 4-H Board

January 17, 2013  |   News and Photos   |     |   Comments Off on Andrea Vessel elected to National 4-H Board

“As youth-adult partnerships are key to our organizations’ success, the inclusion of young people in our strategic decision making process is imperative as we continue to steer 4-H in creative new directions," said James C. Borel, Chairman, National 4-H Council Board of Trustees. “Tess and Andrea bring a wealth of valuable experience and fresh perspective to the Board and we are looking forward to their ...

32nd Annual “Salute to Scholars” Reception

June 15, 2012  |   News and Photos   |     |   Comments Off on 32nd Annual “Salute to Scholars” Reception

On June 9, 2012 at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse, Queen City Foundation hosted the 32nd Annual “Salute to Scholars” reception honoring their “Class of 2012”.  This year’s Class, totaling 54 graduates, attended local independent day schools such as Cincinnati Country Day School, Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy, St. Ursula Academy, St. Xavier High School, The Seven Hills School, The Summit Country Day School and Ursuline Academy.  As in the past, all Queen City Foundation graduates will ...

QCF / R.A.I.S.E. Teen Diversity Summit

May 09, 2012  |   News and Photos   |     |   Comments Off on QCF / R.A.I.S.E. Teen Diversity Summit

The R.A.I.S.E. Teen Diversity Summit gives local high school students an opportunity to discuss diversity, race relations, community issues, leadership development and personal responsibility. [gallery link="file" orderby="rand"]

Queen City Foundation 40th Anniversary

May 01, 2012  |   News and Photos   |     |   Comments Off on Queen City Foundation 40th Anniversary

Board Members of Queen City Foundation met June 9, 2010 with more than 200 supporters and friends, at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse to celebrate Queen City Foundation’s 40th Anniversary and to present its highest honor, The Robert L. Black, Jr. Award for Excellence and Diversity in Education. The 40th Anniversary Celebration was chaired by Mrs. Miriam West. The Honorary Co-Chairs were Mrs. Helen C. Black (Widow of Robert L. Black, Jr.); Mr. Willie F. Carden, Director, ...

School Testimonials

  • QCF provides an invaluable service in our community, pairing families who seek access to opportunities a school education can provide...

    Christopher P. Garten. Head of School – The Seven Hills School
  • QCF provides independent schools with a support system in our endeavors to identify qualified high school students.  

    Frances Romweber, Former Principal – St. Ursula Academy
  • QCF and  Summit Country Day  share a common goal, which is to bring young people reflective of our great and diverse city into our dynamic school.  

    Gerard M. Jellig, Former Head of School – Summit Country Day
  • Queen City Foundation connects Cincinnati's independant and private schools with talented minority students from across the city.  

    Dr. Robert P. Macrae, Head of School – Cincinnati Country Day School
  • QCF has been an enormous help to Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in building a diverse community amongst its student body.  

    T. Randall Brunk, Head of School – Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy
  • Schools strive to provide an  education for our students, and we are thrilled that QCF students contribute to and benefit from that experience.  

    David Mueller, Principal – St. Xavier High School
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