The Foundation in the News

Highlights of Latest Press Coverage

June 10, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation launches community-focused initiative

May 20, 2020: Dayton 24/7 NOW

Tornado recovery assistance still available to homeowners

May 20, 2020: WDTN-TV2

‘Taking care of Dayton,’ Dayton Foundation raises $1.6M for COVID-19 relief grants

May 11, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Greater Dayton Covid-19 response fund awards $200K in grants

May 06, 2020: The Chronicle of Philanthropy

Ask an Expert: Donor Fatigue and Taking the Helm During a Pandemic

April 18, 2020: Dayton 24/7 NOW

One Bistro awarded $6,810 to continue feeding community during pandemic

April 14, 2020: Dayton 24/7 NOW

Nonprofits putting COVID-19 Response Fund money to good use

March 28, 2020: Dayton Most Metro

COVID-19 Response Fund Awards An Additional $201,000

March 28, 2020: WDTN-TV2

COVID-19 Response Fund awards 10 more local nonprofits

March 26, 2020: Spectrum News 1

COVID-19 Response Fund Awards Grants to Aid Essential Services in Dayton

March 26, 2020: WDTN-TV2

5 nonprofits awarded grants totaling $98K to aid COVID-19 response

March 26, 2020: Dayton Daily News

Coronavirus: $98K in grants awarded to Dayton-area groups giving emergency aid

March 26, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Greater Dayton COVID-19 response fund awards $98K in new grants

March 24, 2020: Dayton Daily News

Five coronavirus response grants awarded to Dayton area organizations

February 6, 2020: Dayton Daily News

The Foodbank unveils new truck to aid with fresh food distribution

February 4, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation awards $48M in grants

February 3, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation grant helps Family Abuse Shelter of Miami County’s expansion goal

January 11, 2020: WHIO Radio 1290Am & 95.7FM

Michael Parks, Christine Smith, and Jim Bucher - Dayton Foundation featured on A Greater Dayton with Dan Edwards

January 7, 2020: Dayton Parent Magazine

The Dayton Foundation Opens ScholarshipCONNECT for 2020-2021 Applications

January 2, 2020: WYSO

“Unretiree” Fellowship Aims To Harness Skills Of Older Adults To Help Dayton Nonprofits

December 18, 2019: Dayton 24/7 NOW

Local foundation: bundling charitable donations can equal tax saving

October 8, 2019: Dayton.com

DAYTON STRONG: The people who raised $5 million this summer for victims of the mass shootings and tornadoes

September 16, 2019: WDTN-TV2

Dayton Foundation releases draft protocol of Oregon District Tragedy Fund

September 9, 2019: WDTN-TV2

Dayton Foundation releases draft protocol of Oregon District Tragedy Fund

September 8, 2019: WDTN-TV2

Committee to propose plan for Oregon District fund distribution

September 4, 2019: WHIO-TV7

Oregon District Tragedy Fund nearly $3M; how should it be disbursed?

August 30, 2019: WHIO-TV7

Gem City Shine concert raises nearly $70K for Oregon District Tragedy Fund

August 22, 2019: WHIO-TV7

3 community organizations move under one roof to increase development opportunities

August 15, 2019: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation awards $21M in grants

August 14, 2019: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation partners with UD to manage $1.5M in assets

July 16, 2019: Dayton 24/7 NOW

Tornado recovery enters into phase two

July 9, 2019: Dayton.com

Girl helps foundation raise nearly $1,000,000 for tornado relief

July 8, 2019: WYSO

Greater Dayton Disaster Relief Fund Raises Nearly $1 million recovery

July 8, 2019: WHIO-TV7

Springfield-based Masonic foundation donates $100K to Memorial Day tornado victims

June 24, 2019: 1290AM - 95.7FM

An update on tornado relief efforts across the Miami Valley - A Greater Dayton with Dan Edwards from Sunday, July 7th, 2019

June 28, 2019: WHIO-TV7

Cox Media Group Ohio presents checks to help with tornado recovery

June 27, 2019: FOX 45

Recovery efforts one month after the Memorial Day tornadoes

June 20, 2019: WDTN-TV2

Masonic foundations donate over $100,000 to tornado relief

June 24, 2019: Gem City Podcast

Info about the Greater Dayton Disaster Relief Fund

June 20, 2019: Dayton.com

Panera Bread & its customers team up to donate $50K to tornado relief

June 20, 2019: WDTN-TV2

Dayton cyclist raises money for tornado relief

June 13, 2019: WDTN-TV2

The Dayton Foundation raises more than $500,000 for tornado relief efforts

June 11, 2019: Dayton Daily News

COMMENTARY: I’m an older adult. How can I help after a disaster?

June 9, 2019: Miami Valley Voices

Miami Valley Voices Podcast: Del Mar Encore Fellows Initiative

June 5, 2019: WYSO

AG Yost: Vet Disaster Relief Charities Before Donating

June 5, 2019: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation establishes fund to support tornado victims

June 5, 2019: Dayton Daily News

More than $300K donated for tornado relief: ‘An outpouring of support’

June 3, 2019: WDTN-TV2

Tornado Recovery: How to donate to communities hit by storms

May 31, 2019: Mix 107.7

Dayton Tornado Coverage DAY FOUR

May 31, 2019: WHIO-TV7

How to get out and help Daytonians affected by tornadoes this weekend

May 31, 2019: Dayton Daily News

How to get out and help Daytonians affected by tornadoes this weekend

May 30, 2019: WHIO-TV7

Levitt Pavilion donating to tornado disaster relief

May 29, 2019: Dayton.com

Greater Dayton Disaster Relief Fund established to help those affected by tornadoes

May 29, 2019: Dayton Daily News

Greater Dayton Disaster Relief Fund established to help those affected by tornadoes

May 24, 2019: Dayton Daily News

Wanted: Retired professionals for Dayton fellowships

March 31, 2019: WHIO-TV7

WHIO Reports: Supporting higher education in the Miami Valley

March 24, 2019: Vandalia Drummer News

Vandalia to change Cultural Arts Fund

February 28, 2019: WDTN-TV2

‘St. Anne the Tart’ bakery to open doors Friday

February 28, 2019: Beavercreek News-Current

Bridges of Hope receives $50,000 grant



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Christine Smith, vice president, Marketing and Public Relations
Direct dial phone: (937) 225-9958
Main phone: (937) 222-0410
Fax: (937) 222-0636
E-mail: csmith@daytonfoundation.org

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File date: 06.22.20

IN HIS WORDS

Jack McEvoy

“The Dayton Foundation is wonderful, and their staff was so helpful and kind in establishing my wife’s fund. I trust them 100 percent with my charitable funds and recommend that others use the Foundation for their giving.”
– Jack McEvoy, donor, on the Lura McEvoy Fund

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