2007 Highlights

Carlyn Belczyk

Carlyn Belczyk

Total Assets: $5,300,000

Cumulative Grant-making: $1,169,000

Total Funds: 130

Chairman: Carlyn Belczyk

Marketing Theme: Women of Philanthropy

Woman of Philanthropy Award

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Lou Waller & Julie Uram

Presented the Woman of Philanthropy Award to Julie Uram


First Themed Publication

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Created the Foundation’s first themed publication: Nurturing Our Children, Our Families, Our Communities – Women’s Work


Campaign Launches

Launched the Women of Philanthropy Education & Development Campaign to:

  • Educate the public about the importance of funding women and girls’ programs
  • Educate the public about effective women and girls’ programming occurring in our community
  • Educate women, both affluent and those of more modest means, about philanthropy
  • Promote the Mother's Fund as a vehicle through which one may support women and girls’ issues

Fundraising Goal Achieved!

Mothers Fund

Reached the two-year fundraising goal for the Mother’s Fund in just 11 months, enabling the annual grants to be increased from $1,000 to 6;10,000


A Tribute to Moms

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Carlyn Belczyk, Ian Heisel, Patrick Fitzgerald, & Laura Grossman

Hosted the Washington Wild Things’ Tribute to Moms


$100,000 Gift from CONSOL

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Carlyn Belczyk with Tom Hoffman

Received a $100,000 EITC contribution from CONSOL Energy


Philanthropist of the Year

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Gen Russell

Honored Genevieve Russell as the Philanthropist of the Year