Acorn Fund Sign-Ups Reach 600!

Learn about the latest milestone of our nationally recognized Acorn Fund program.

Acorn Fund Helps Salem Student Miracle Smith Expand Her Horizons

Learn about the adventure a Salem student took with her Acorn Fund money!

2017 Class of Forman Scholars Starts College

Learn about what the five Salem High School graduates who received our scholarships last school year are up to.

Foundation Celebrates Scholars at 3rd Annual Dinner

This is maybe our favorite event of the year!

New Program Helps Salem Youth Fix Bikes and Build Career Skills

There’s a new bicycle repair shop in Salem City this summer, but it has a bigger purpose than fixing flat tires and broken chains.

Foundation Staff Meets with Quinton School Board

We were honored to get the chance to present on our programs!

Acton Foundation Supporting Summer Program Teaching Girls STEM Skills

Learn about an exciting new summer camp we're sponsoring at Salem Community College!

Forman Scholars Give Back to Their Communities

In return for the generosity of Forman S. Acton, here's how our scholars paid it forward.

Acton Foundation Awards Grant for Salem Youth Empowerment Services Initiative

Learn more about our partnership with Stand Up for Salem to provide real-world learning opportunities for Salem's youth!

Foundation Cited as Leading Provider of Savings Accounts

We were honored recently to be mentioned in a presentation by the National Scholarship Providers Association as a national leader on providing children's savings accounts. Learn more!