100 Gifts to the Community – February 2021

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 the African-American Community Fund for the 27th gift to the community, a $2,500 gift to Alcohol Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS). Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Belinda A (Lynn) Burns for the 26th gift to the community, a $1,000 gift to SICSA. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Judy McCormick for the 25th gift to the community, a $2,000 gift to Dayton Contemporary Dance Company. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Buckingham Advisors for the 24th gift to the community, a $5,000 gift to Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Dr. Avva for the 23rd gift to the community, a $1,000 gift to Shoes for the Shoeless. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Dr. Edmund Moore for the 22nd gift to the community, a $2,500 gift to establish the Parity Non-Endowed Operations Fund. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to The Hale Group at Morgan Stanley for the 21st gift to the community, a $2,500 gift to A Special Wish Foundation. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Read the full story behind each of 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: 02.26.21
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