100 Gifts to the Community – May

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 Norm and Bobbie Eckstein for giving the 52nd gift to the community, to American Heart Association. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Scott Behnken for giving the 51st gift to the community, to Brookville Handivan. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to the Vandalia-Butler Foundation for giving the 50th gift to the community, to St. Christopher School. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



< Thank you to Governing Board Member George Forest and his wife, Gail, for giving the 49th gift to the community, to Park Layne United Brethren & Christ Church. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Jan and Paul Labbe for giving the 48th gift to the community, to Montgomery County Ohio College Promise. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Dan and Susan Sadlier for giving the 47th gift to the community, to Sinclair Community College’s education program with the Dayton Correctional Facility. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Bieser, Greer and Landis for giving the 46th gift to the community, to Advocates for Basic Legal Equality. Watch the video to see this gift announcement, or read the full story here.



Thank you to Fifth Third Bank for giving the 45th gift to the community, to Boys and Girls Club of Dayton. 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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