The Foundation in the News

Highlights of Latest Press Coverage

July 15, 2022: Dayton Business Journal

HEAPY partners with The Dayton Foundation to address community needs

July 12, 2022: Dayton 24/7 NOW

East End Community Services to build new facility with Dayton Foundation funds

July 11, 2022: Dayton 24/7 NOW

Dayton Foundation awards $1.2 million in grants to greater Dayton charities

July 11, 2022: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation awards large sum to local charities

July 9, 2022: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation awards $1.2M in grants to 43 charities

January 2, 2022: Dayton Daily News

Pandemic driving older workers to call it quits early

December 29, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

How the Dayton community vies to retain experienced workers

December 27, 2021: Dayton Daily News

2021 challenged local nonprofits, but community generosity buoyed efforts

December 27, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

How environmental justice can drive change in Dayton region

December 21, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

New: DBJ-affiliated podcast with Dan Edwards focuses on environmental justice

December 20, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

How the Dayton community aids and strengthens organizations serving persons of color

December 10, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

New: DBJ-affiliated podcast with Dan Edwards focuses on preventing the loss of experienced workers

December 7, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

New: DBJ-affiliated podcast with Dan Edwards focuses on how the Dayton community aids organizations serving persons of color

December 6, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

Delving into the Dayton community response to the Memorial Day tornadoes

December 2, 2021: Dayton Most Metro

WHIO-TV Special: Becoming Dayton’s Community Foundation

November 30, 2021: Dayton 24/7 NOW

“Think of the nonprofit organizations that are in your heart,” Helping on Giving Tuesday

November 29, 2021: Dayton.com

Television special to air this week on history and legacy of Dayton Foundation

November 22, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

New: DBJ-affiliated podcast with Dan Edwards focuses on essential tornado relief

October 7, 2021: Spectrum News1

New initiative gives retiree new opportunities

September 8, 2021: Dayton Daily News

Older workers left in droves in pandemic; employers can help them return

July 12, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton nonprofits could not have survived without community support

May 15, 2021: Dayton Daily News

Army vet who became a CPA gives back through scholarships

May 24, 2021: A Greater Dayton with Dan Edwards

The Dayton Foundation, Celebrating 100 Years of Giving!

May 23, 2021: iHeart Radio

The Dayton Foundation on Miami Valley View

April 23, 2021: Dayton Business Journal

The Dayton Foundation embarks on new era as its reaches 100 years

April 11, 2021: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation celebrates centennial with 100 gifts

December 2, 2020: Dayton Magazine

The Dayton Foundation plans 100 gifts for 100 causes

November 19, 2020: WDTN-TV2

Milestone marks Dayton Foundation’s support to community

November 12, 2020: WHIO Radio - 1290AM & 95.7FM

WATCH: Dayton Foundation celebrated 100th anniversary, with Virtual Kick-Off hosted by James Brown

November 12, 2020: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation giving surpasses $1B

November 11, 2020: Dayton Daily News

Dayton Foundation to mark centennial of public philanthropy

September 10, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton Foundation fellow launches solution to help displaced hospitality workers

September 3, 2020: WDTN-TV2

Seniors need help, people need jobs; this free training program will provide both thanks to Dayton Foundation

August 8, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton leaders highlight city’s rebound one year after Oregon District mass shooting

August 3, 2020: Dayton.com

Oregon District tragedy fund to be shut down Sept. 30

July 30, 2020: WDTN-TV2

$70K grant from Dayton Foundation providing 900 Chromebooks for Montgomery County students

June 18, 2020: Dayton Business Journal

Dayton African American community fund names new board members

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



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: 07.28.22

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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