Help to Revitalize and Preserve A Piece of Akron History Through A Donation to Mount Hope
The mission of the Mount Hope Cemetery Corporation is to revitalize, preserve, and protect an important piece of Akron history and to continue on its legacy for future generations. We love what we are doing, and would love for you to participate! Your help and support is always appreciated. Donations may be eligible for income, estate, and gift tax charitable deductions in accordance with Federal and/or State laws. See our Donation Options guide for more details.
The Akron Community Cemetery Preservation Fund
Established through the Akron Community Foundation, donations made to the Akron Community Cemetery Preservation Fund can be used towards the burial plots of those who posed a historical or architectural significance to the community as well as those that have been abandoned. This includes the maintenance, repair, restoration, and/or replacement of all monuments, headstones, grave markers, trees, flowers, shrubbery, and lawns. Maintenance of various semi-public areas are also included. See our Donation Options guide for more details.
Click here if you wish to make a donation to the Akron Community Cemetery Preservation Fund online. Checks can be made out to the "ACF/Akron Community Cemetery Preservation Fund" and mailed to:
Akron Community Cemetery Preservation Fund
Akron Community Foundation
345 W. Cedar Street
Akron, OH 44307
501(c)(13) Cemetery Corporation
Donations made directly to Mount Hope through the 501(c)(13) Cemetery Corporation can be used towards the general welfare and needs of Mount Hope Cemetery. There are no specific requirements or restrictions. See our Donation Options guide for more details. If you wish to make a donation to the 501(c)(13) Fund, please make a check payable to "Mount Hope Cemetery Corporation" and mail it to:
Mount Hope Cemetery Corporation
c/o APV Engineered Coatings
1390 Firestone Parkway
Akron, OH 44301
Give back to your community, make new friends, and share your enthusiasm through volunteer opportunities at Mount Hope. Watch our calendar for updates to see when you can join in helping us with events and grounds-work.