The Foundation in the News

Highlights of Latest Press Coverage

December 6, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Couple helps develop different sounds in downtown Dayton through Levitt Pavilion

December 5, 2018: WVXU/WMUB

Dayton Foundation Assists Charitable Givers And Offers Challenge To Recognize Local Volunteers

December 2, 2018: WYSO Weekend

Dayton Foundation Assists Charitable Givers And Offers Challenge To Recognize Local Volunteers

November 28, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Miami Valley woman on a personal mission to teach others how to read

November 20, 2018: Beavercreek News Current

Dayton Foundation offers non-profit grants

November 13, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Ruff to the Rescue: Woman hits the road to help thousands of animals in need

November 11, 2018: Beavercreek News Current

Dayton Foundation offers non-profit grants

November 5, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Miami Valley man’s memory lives on through art class

October 30, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Little libraries added at four Dayton elementary schools

October 17, 2018: WDTN

UD building new facility for community development based groups

October 16, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Construction begins on new facility at the University of Dayton

October 16, 2018: WHIO-TV 7

Construction begins on new UD building

October 16, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Construction begins on new UD building

October 16, 2018: Dayton Business Journal

Construction starts on future site of three community organizations at UD

September 16, 2018: My Dayton Daily News

Dayton not Left Behind, ready for a comeback story

September 13, 2018: Beavercreek News Current

New furnishings for IHN

September 8, 2018: Bellefontaine Examiner

Historical Society Celebrates Fedearal Designation for Museum

August 27, 2018: Xenia Daily Gazette

New furnishings for IHN

August 26, 2018: Sidney Daily News

Big Brothers Big Sisters receives grant

August 22, 2018: Dayton Daily News

UD closer to new campus building to house leadership center, development coaliti

July 17, 2018: Dayton Business Journal

The Dayton Foundation names prominent executive as governing board chair

June 26, 2018: Dayton Business Journal

Foundation donors award $24M in grants in first half of 2018

June 19, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation seeks older adults to work with nonprofits

June 11, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Northridge basketball coach trains players on the court and in life

June 7, 2018: WDTN-TV2

Air Camp: Teachers take to the skies to inspire students in STEM

June 4, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Fisher House Providing Comfort and Support

May 31, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Retired Plastic Surgeon-Uses Skills to Help Children

May 31, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Beloved Pet Inspires Priest Help Feed Children

May 18, 2018: Dayton Daily News

UD building new office building on south campus property

May 18, 2018: Dayton Business Journal

New building planned for UD campus could house three high-profile groups

April 25, 2018: ABC 22/FOX 45

Planting friendship and gratitude: Operation 2,000 Cherry Trees

April 6, 2018: Dayton Business Journal

$17M YMCA expansion project in Xenia breaks ground

March 29, 2018: WDTN-TV2

Mentors wanted: College Promise fighting poverty with education

March 28, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Hero Home and Abroad Remembered Through Fund

February 26, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Former Central State president donates more than $50K to college

February 26, 2018: Springfield News-Sun

Former Central State president donates more than $50K to college

February 20, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Dayton TV personality brings hope out of a tragedy

February 16, 2018: WDTN-TV2

Miami Valley juniors take part in Make a Difference in Your Community Day

February 14, 2018: Xenia Daily Gazette

Former CSU president establishes fund

January 16, 2018: Dayton Business Journal

Foundation donors award $26M in grants over six months

January 16, 2018: Dayton Daily News

Foundation announces $26.4M in grants in past six months

January 12, 2018: Xenia Daily Gazette

Dayton Foundation Opens ScholarshipCONNECT

January 12, 2018: WDTN - Living Dayton

ScholarshipCONNECT

December 28, 2017: Dayton Business Journal

Q&A: Michelle Lovely, VP of development at The Dayton Foundation

December 19, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation names new executive

December 19, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Dayton foundation gives grant for vision loss prevention

December 18, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Oakwood students extend hugs with blankets to immigrant children

December 15, 2017: WHIO TV7

Fuyao creates ‘hardship fund’ for employees

November 22, 2017: Dayton Daily News

African-American Community Fund turns 25

October 25, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Local professional thanks community, plants 1,000 cherry blossom trees

October 21, 2017: Dayton Daily News

The community of support that surrounds those facing cancer

October 20, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Cherry on top: 1,000 trees planted in Dayton, and 1,000 more to go

October 25, 2017: WHIO TV

Local professional thanks community, plants 1,000 cherry blossom trees

August 31, 2017: WHIO TV

Fuyao foundation to donate to Red Cross and Dayton Foundation

August 28, 2017: Yellow Springs News

Help make the village “dementia-friendly”

August 28, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Couple’s son died when he was a student at OSU. Here’s how they keep his memory alive

August 11, 2017: FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Vandalia-Butler student leaves lasting legacy

August 11, 2017: Dayton Business Journal

YMCA’s massive Xenia project lands $225K grant

August 10, 2017: Fairborn Daily Herald

The Dayton Foundation helps REACH project

August 10, 2017: Dayton Daily News

This Xenia project is now $225K closer to happening

August 10, 2017: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton community kitchen to embark on $1.4M expansion

August 9, 2017: Dayton Daily News

House of Bread readies for $1.4M expansion

July 19, 2017: FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Local dad on a mission to brighten days of special needs kids with some fancy wheels

July 17, 2017: Dayton Daily News

5 years later: Mom of local man killed in Colorado theater shooting honors son’s heroic spirit

June 29, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation provides $233K in grants

June 27, 2017: FOX 45

Someone You Should Know: Local business owner helping kids get to college

June 5, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Basketball coach helps students work toward greater good

May 22, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Local veterans honor their brothers in arms through memorial park

May 08, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Retired Air Force colonel aims to ensure opportunities for all

May 03, 2017: Dayton Daily News

OPINION: Living longer, and getting much more out of it

April 26, 2017: Dayton Business Journal

5 Dayton nonprofits receive grants

April 24, 2017: FOX 45

CARE Walk raising hope one step at a time

April 24, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Couple share their “overflow of blessings’

April 12, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Scholarship leads to unexpected friendship

April 10, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation announces new awards

April 10, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Longtime educator pays it forward for future generations

March 27, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Family inspires local professional to help others

March 16, 2017: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation surpasses major milestone

March 16, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation assets exceed $505 million

March 16, 2017: Dayton Most Metro

Half-Billion in Current Community Assets at Dayton Foundation

February 27, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Deadline approaching for huge local scholarship program

February 27, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Couple gives for the love of community

January 30, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Scholarship remembers Alter student athlete

January 26, 2017: Living Dayton

Improving scholarship applications

January 18, 2017: Dayton Business Journal

New leadership on The Dayton Foundation’s board

January 17, 2017: Dayton Daily News

Daughter’s memory, wisdom continues by helping students

For media inquiries, please contact:
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: 12.13.18

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