100 Gifts to the Community – August

In honor of our 100th anniversary in 2021, one hundred of the Foundation’s fund holders will award special, one-time grants to the organizations of their choice based on their personal area of charitable interest (education, childhood obesity, animals, environment, etc.). Each donor gift will be announced on alternating weekdays, starting Tuesday, December 1 and concluding on Friday, September 24, 2021, during WHIO News Center 7 at Noon.


Thank you to Jacqueline and Richard Siefring for the 78th gift to the community, a gift to St. Mary Development Corporation. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here




Thank you to Al Wofford for the 77th gift to the community, a gift to Dayton Early College Academy. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here




Thank you to our anonymous donor for the 76th gift to the community, a gift to YWCA of Dayton. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to Kathy and John Beran for the 75th gift to the community, a gift to National Aviation Heritage Alliance. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to James Investment Research for the 74th gift to the community, a gift to Life Enrichment Center’s Mobile Market. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to Debbie and Michael Carter for the 73rd gift to the community, a gift to Sinclair Community College’s African-American Male Inititive. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to Chris Borland for the 72nd gift to the community, a gift to Future Stars of Dayton. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to the Schade Family for the 71st gift to the community, a gift to Pure Healthcare. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to former Dayton Foundation Governing Board Chair Craig Brown and his wife, Becky Appenzeller, for the 70th gift to the community, a gift to the YMCA of Greater Dayton. Watch the video to see this gift announcement.




Thank you to Suzie Kreusch for the 69th gift to the community, a gift from the Mark Andrew Kreusch (MAK) Fund. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to Sharon and Doug Scholz for the 68th gift to the community, a gift to The Muse Machine. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to Beth and Alan Schaeffer for the 67th gift to the community, a gift to The Dayton Foundation’s discretionary fund. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Thank you to Ellen and Jim Vaughn for the 66th gift to the community, a gift to the Dayton Crayons to Classrooms. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.




Read the full story behind each 100 Gifts to the Community announcements. Visit our 100 Donor Stories page.

Centennial Sponsors

The Dayton Foundation’s Centennial Celebration is presented by PNC.
PNC Bank


Lead sponsorship provided by J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.,
JPMorgan Chase


with Partner sponsors Buckingham Advisors and Fifth Third Bank.


Supporting sponsors include:

Bieser GreetUBSflagel huber flagelKey Bank
EBSJames InvestmentJohnson InvestmentMarch McClennanJP Morgan Chase

Media support provided by:
Cox Media Group   Key-Ads   Dayton Daily News

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File date: 09.10.21
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