2014 Highlights

Deborah E. Takach

Deborah E. Takach

Total Assets: $17,875,000

Cumulative Grant-making: $5,221,000

Total Funds: 175

Chairman: Deborah E. Takach

Marketing Theme: Building Foundations, Building Communities

The Future of the Brownlee House

Front Of House Brownlee House W300

Announced plans to rehabilitate the historic Samuel T. Brownlee House in hopes of creating a house museum, charity training center, and a permanent home for the WCCF


EIO Fund Grant Launches Steel Drum Band

Simmons With Ringgold Admins Fnl W250

Awarded a $25,000 EIO Fund grant to initiate a steel drum band in Ringgold School District


$20,000 Grant to Chartiers Houston Library

Awarded a $20,000 1:1 matching grant to Chartiers Houston Community Library


$10,000 Arts Fund Grant

Awarded a $10,000 grant from the Arts Fund to the Washington Symphonic Orchestra


$10,000 Mother's Fund Grant

Presented a $10,000 Mother’s Fund grant to the Lemoyne Community Center


Director's Choice Award

Bradford House Directors Choice W195

Tripp Kline & Rachel Gladden

Presented the Director’s Choice Award to Bradford House Historical Association


Richard L. White Excellence Award for Board Service

White Stough White Award W200

Richard White & Bill Stough

Recognized Trustee William Stough with the Richard L. White Excellence Award for Board Service


Dr. Howard Jack Outstanding Public Educator Award

Cheran Matt Jack Award W175

Recognized Matthew Cheran (Peters Township School District) with the Dr. Howard Jack Outstanding Public Educator Award


Louis E. Waller Humanitarian Award

Chester With Award Waller Award W175

Recognized Nellie Chester with the Louis E. Waller Humanitarian Award


WCCF Gives Raises More Than $630,000

Washington City Misson Wccf Gives W225

Awarded more than $630,000 in unrestricted grants through the second WCCF Gives event


Charles C. Keller Excellence Award for Corporate Philanthropy

Recognized Channel Craft, Observer Publishing Company, and CONSOL Energy with Charles C. Keller Excellence Awards for Corporate Philanthropy

Channel Craft For Web W120

Channel Craft

Observer For Web W198

Observer Publishing Company

Consol For Web W231

CONSOL Energy


Philanthropists of the Year

Stouts For Web W200

Saundra & William Stout

Honored William & Saundra Stout as the Philanthropists of the Year


$5 Million

Reached $5 million in cumulative grant-making