2011 Highlights

Richard L. White

Richard L. White

Total Assets: $9,496,000

Cumulative Grant-making: $2,565,000

Total Funds: 156

Chairman: Richard L. White

Marketing Theme: The Art of Giving

Arts Fund Logo Contest

Arts Fund

Logo by Christin Bongiorni

Initiated the Arts Fund Logo Contest and selected the design by Burgettstown High School Senior Christin Bongiorni as the winner

"The Art of Giving" Video

Developed “The Art of Giving” video showcasing local arts charities with the help of Trustee Dorothy Tecklenburg and her video production students at Waynesburg University

Record EITC Contributions

Received a record-breaking $300,000 in Educational Improvement Tax Credit contributions

Giving Matters

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Launched the Giving Matters eNewsletter

Largest Grant

Awarded a $100,000 grant to Church of the Covenant, the largest in the Foundation’s history

Charles C. Keller Excellence Award

Peacock Keller Law Firm

Peacock Keller Law Firm

Created the Charles C. Keller Excellence Award for Corporate Philanthropy in honor of Founding Trustee Charles Keller and presented the inaugural award to his law firm, Peacock Keller

Director’s Choice Award

Directors Choice 2011

Presented the Director’s Choice Award to Off the Wall Theater

Dr. Howard Jack Outstanding Public Educator Award

Dilorenzo Roberta

Dr. Roberta DiLorenzo with Richard White

Recognized Dr. Roberta DiLorenzo (Washington School District) with the Dr. Howard Jack Outstanding Public Educator Award

Louis E. Waller Humanitarian Award

Allender Jeanne

Recognized Jeanne Allender with the Louis E. Waller Humanitarian Award

Mother’s Fund Grant

Presented the Mother’s Fund grant to Watchful Shepherd USA

Philanthropists of the Year

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Dr. Charles & Rita Tripoli

Honored Dr. Charles & Rita Tripoli as the Philanthropists of the Year