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The Dayton Foundation is the region's largest community foundation, has been helping you help others locally and around the world since 1921.

The foundation provides services, resources, support and counsel to help individuals achieve their charitable giving goals. It also assists nonprofits by funding important initiatives and offering expertise to increase their operational effectiveness.

Additionally the foundation identifies important community issues and brings together the people and organizations who can solve those issues.

Recent News from Dayton Foundation

Dayton-area high schoolers sharpen leadership skills on 'Making a Difference' day
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For 17-year-old Catherine Woessner, philanthropy and volunteerism is not only a way to give back to the community, but an opportunity for...more

East End Community Services to build new facility with Dayton Foundation funds | WRGT
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Stonerock said The Dayton Foundation is the largest grantmaker and leading community foundation in greater Dayton, with more than 4,000...more

Dayton Foundation awards $1.2 million in grants to greater Dayton charities | WRGT
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The foundation reinstituted its discretionary grantmaking and greenlight grants processes after two years of allocating funding to help...more

Dayton Foundation awards $1.2M in grants to 43 charities
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The Dayton Foundation has awarded a total of $1268506 in grants to various organizations in the Dayton area in the last year as part of an...more

Dayton Foundation to raise funds to send low-income youth to higher education - Yahoo News
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In total, the foundation hopes to raise $2.75 million, with an additional $100,000 challenge grant matching all new gifts, made possible...more

Dayton Foundation to raise funds to send low-income youth to higher education
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The Dayton Foundation and its fund holders awarded $375,000 in grants toward the campaign. College Promise has already raised 90% of the funds,...more

Longtime Dayton businessman, philanthropist Peter Kuntz dies
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The Kuntz family's philanthropic ventures span four generations and three centuries. Kuntz was employed in various capacities at the...more

Delving into the Dayton community response to the Memorial Day tornadoes - The Business Journals
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The Dayton Foundation — the region's largest community foundation — assists people and organizations across the Miami...more

Television special to air this week on history and legacy of Dayton Foundation
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Thursday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m., WHIO-TV will air a 30-minute special about The Dayton Foundation called “Becoming Dayton's Community...more

Dayton Foundation giving surpasses $1B
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The $1 billion threshold for grant awards was crossed earlier this year as the Foundation continues to manage nearly 4,000 charitable funds with...more

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