Our Mission:

to positively influence the value systems of youth through media, sport, and education.

About Us

AF facilitates change through grants and in-kind donations.


History & Structure

The Arington Foundation (AF) was founded in 1994 by Mr. E. Thomas Arington. Based in the Greater Cincinnati area, AF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and a private foundation, with members of the Arington family comprising its board of directors.

Vision & Values

The foundation’s vision is to spread the love and gospel of Jesus Christ throughout the world by putting Christian values into action. Values key to AF are love, gratitude, humility, hope, and integrity.

Funding & Impact

AF has assisted a variety of organizations, including those of athletic, educational, humanitarian, and religious nature. The foundation emphasizes supporting groups located in southwest Ohio, southeast Indiana, and northern/central Kentucky. These groups have impact that ranges from local to international.

AF Golf Events

Two ways to support the foundation in 2018

Prasco Charity Championship

Friday, June 28-Sunday, July 1, 2018

The Arington Foundation is the beneficiary of the Prasco Charity Championship, an official LPGA Symetra Tour Tournament. You can support AF and be a part of the return of women’s professional to the greater Cincinnati area by participating in the Pro-Am (June 28) and/or attending the golf tournament (June 29-July 1).

AF Golf Classic

Monday, July 9, 2018

The 2018 Arington Foundation Golf Classic will again be held at TPC River’s Bend, one of the top courses in the Midwest. The format for play is a four-person scramble, and the starting time is 12:00pm. Each golfer will receive an exclusive tee gift package, along with two meals. The top three teams will earn prizes, and additional prizes will be awarded for hole challenges, special on-course contests, and raffles.