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PREVIOUSLY ESTABLISHED ENDOWMENT FUNDS FUND FAMILIES
United Way of the Greater Dayton Area Funds
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Marie S. Aull Fund for United Way 1992 contributes income to the United Way of the Greater Dayton Area during its annual campaigns. Local naturalist Marie S. Aull created this fund.
Berry Family Fund for United Way 1991 provides annual contributions to the United Way campaign on behalf of the Berry family, which includes Marilynn Berry, John W. Berry, Jr., Shirley Berry, and Charles D. Berry.
C. H. Dean & Associates, Inc., Fund for United Way 1986 provides annual income to the United Way campaign, as designated by the father-son leadership team of this local investment firm.
Gertrude Mellen Fund 1998 was established by Marjorie Stahler and her family to perpetuate the memory of her mother, Gertrude Mellen. The fund's commitment is to support the United Way of the Greater Dayton Area.
United Way of Greater Dayton Area Campaign Fund 1991 generates annual contributions to the United Way campaign, which supports voluntary health and social service agencies in the Greater Dayton area.
United Way of the Greater Dayton Area Endowment Fund 1987 assists the general charitable work of United Way.
United Way of the Greater Dayton Area Memorial Fund 1995 joins several funds under one umbrella, to support the community initiatives program of this social service agency. Those funds are the United Way of the Greater Dayton Area Endowment Fund and Campaign Endowment Fund, as well as the Memorial Fund, created in memory of Harry A. Shaw III.
United Way of Greater Dayton Area Rike Family Endowment Fund 1990 originates from a Rike Family Foundation grant to United Way, which supports and improves health and social service agencies in Greater Dayton.
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IN HIS WORDS
“I've traveled the world and seen how natural resources have been abused and neglected. My Dayton Foundation endowment fund will help me to support organizations that will protect and improve the Miami Valley's environment and wildlife habitats for future generations.” – Tom Pearson, a Dayton Foundation donor since 1996