Our Endowed Funds

Since 1921, The Dayton Foundation has been helping donors and organizations help others and our community through endowed funds that preserve our donors’ charitable purposes, today and after their lifetimes.

Note: Due to the large size of this listing, it has been broken into multiple pages. Click on this pull-down menu to select the part of the alphabetical listing you wish to view.


NORCO Advanced Learning Award Fund – 2012 grants scholarships to help graduating Fairborn High School seniors further their education. Candidates must be accepted into an accredited two-year college or vocational program and meet academic requirements to be considered.

Northmont Alumni Association-Chunduri Family Healthcare Scholarship – 2015 awards scholarships to graduating Northmont High School seniors who plan to attain a healthcare degree. Dr. Jaideep Chunduri, a Northmont alumnus whose father and siblings also practice medicine, benefitted from multiple scholarships. He created the fund to give something back to the community that gave him and his family their start.

Northmont Education Foundation Fund – 1985 provides funding to students, faculty and employees of the Northmont City Schools for the creation of, or participation in, enrichment programs not available through other means.

Northmont Thunderback Club Turf Replacement Fund – 2014 assists in replacing the artificial turf at Northmont High School’s football stadium.

Northridge Polar Bear Foundation Fund – 2007 enhances the education of students of Northridge Local Schools. The fund, named after the school's mascot, supports programs and facilities for the school district, as well as scholarships for the students.

Norwegian Fjord Horse Foundation Pure Endowment Funds – 2011 support the education, research, history and promotion of Norwegian Fjord Horses.

While the size and purpose of each fund is different, our donors share the same goal – to make a difference.

Customize Your Charitable Fund Today

Our development team will work with you and your financial or legal advisor to customize a plan that will enhance your charitable goals and offer you significant tax advantages.