Deborah E. Takach
Total Assets: $18,000,000
Cumulative Grant-making: $6,561,000
Total Funds: 182
Chairman: Deborah E. Takach
Marketing Theme: Heart of Giving
Launched the "Heart of Giving" marketing theme to
Was approved for a $50,000 grant from the county's Local Share Account for exterior repairs to the historic Samuel T. Brownlee House
Moved its offices into the second floor of the historic Samuel T. Brownlee House in Eighty Four, PA. Rehabilitation work on the first floor continues.
Presented the Director's Choice Award to CASA for Kids
Recognized Trustee E. Alex Paris with the Richard L. White Excellence Award for Board Service
Recognized Thomas Trettel (Trinity Area School District) with the Dr. Howard Jack Outstanding Public Educator Award
Recognized Dave Richards with the Louis E. Waller Humanitarian Award
Awarded a record-breaking $106,000 in Post-Secondary Scholarships to area students.
Awarded a $10,000 grant from the Arts Fund to Little Lake Theatre Company
Launched the Game of Phones in celebration of 20 years of promoting and facilitating local philanthropy
Awarded a $10,000 Mother's Fund grant to Metro Pittsburgh Youth for Christ, Campus Life, for the Canonsburg Armory Youth Center.
Mourned the loss of Trustee Dr. Thomas W. Hart
Awarded more than $735,000 in unrestricted grants through the third WCCF Gives event.
Launched the Heart of Giving Charity Storybook website, an online collection of impact stories about the charities that serve Washington County.
Recognized SunnySide Supply, NSA Security Forces, and ANSYS with Charles C. Keller Excellence Awards for Corporate Philanthropy
Honored Ed & Nancy Bedwell as the Philanthropists of the Year.
Reached $6.5 million in cumulative grant-making.