Donnelly Fund Makes Grants

Several Donor Advised Funds contribute to The Piqua Community Foundation’s overall grant-making impact every year. The Donnelly Donor Advised Fund is one such fund, making donations to local organizations and projects in November of each year.A five-member committee recommends funding to various entities, with The Foundation’s Board of Directors ratifying the distributions. The committee is comprised of local residents who stay abreast of local activities; applications are not accepted.

A total of $23,200 was granted in November 2019 to the following organizations:

  • Mainstreet Piqua for downtown flower plantings & Christmas decorations
  • Little Kinger Fund for scholarships
  • American Legion Post 184 for the Elite Squad
  • Edison Community College for nursing scholarships
  • Young Life Upper Miami Valley
  • Miami County YMCA
  • Y.W.C.A. of Piqua
  • Piqua Civic Band
  • Piqua Arts Council
  • The Bethany Center
  • Piqua Chamber Foundation / Garden Tribe project
  • Salvation Army for Needs Bank and summer feeding
  • Piqua City Schools for Piqua Jr. High trip to D.C.
  • Protecting Our Water Ways
  • Am. Legion Post 184 / Piqua Fire Dept. equipment
  • Miami County Dental Clinic
  • Forest Hill Cemetery for the endowment fund
  • Greene Street Church food pantry

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