Recognition

Foundation for Pottstown Education Donors

Thank you to the following businesses, organizations, and individuals for their donations to the Foundation during 2014 - 2015. Without your support, none of this would be possible!

Donations for Foundation Sponsored Programs

  • Greater Pottstown Foundation - $100,000 for STEM and Robotics
  • Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation - $60,000 for operational expenses
  • Elizabeth J. Wells - $11,000 toward a $1,000 yearly Secondary Education Social Studies Major Scholarship
  • United Way of Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey - $10,000 for Girls Today, Leaders Tomorrow
  • Frerichs Family Scholarship - $15,000 toward a $1,000 yearly Education Major Scholarship
  • Anonymous Donor - The Frances Chapin Philanthropic Fund of the United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona - $5,000 for Middle School Libraries (2014-15)
  • First Presbyterian Church – Mary N. Porter Designated Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward County - $4,570 to purchase music instruments
  • Waste Management - $4,000 - EITC Funds
  • Andrew Monastra, Esquire, Heartland Abstract, Inc. - $3,455 – General Fund
  • Susquehanna Bank - $2,500 - EITC Funds
  • Exelon - $2,000 - General Fund
  • Stephanie Mast Miller Memorial Award - $1,545
  • Giant - $1,500 - EITC Funds
  • Wells Fargo - $1,000 for Community Partners Program
  • GlaxoSmithKline - $500 – General Fund
  • Henry Arms Award - $300

Early College Program at Montgomery County Community College and Dual Enrollment

  • Anonymous Donor - The Frances Chapin Philanthropic Fund of the United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona - $25,000 for Dual Enrollment (2014-15)
  • Dr. Leon Wainman Trust (Richard E. Wells, Trustee) - $7,000 for Pottstown Early College Program at Montgomery County Community College (2014)
  • First Presbyterian Church - Mary N. Porter Designated Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward County - $4,570 for Early College Scholarship (2014)
  • Dr. Terrence Furin - $300 for Pottstown Early College Program at Montgomery County Community College

PEAK Early Childhood Program

  • United Way of Greater Philadelphia - $50,000
  • Anonymous Donor - The Frances Chapin Philanthropic Fund of the United Way of Tucson and Southern Arizona - $10,000 (2014-15)
  • Claneil Foundation - $5,000
  • Santander Bank - $5,000
  • National Penn Bank - $4,000 (EITC Funds)
  • Target Foundation - $2,000

Donations from Pottstown School District Retirees and Former Employees

Total during 2014-2015 - $15,730

Anonymous Donor

Kathryn Arms

William Bartman

James Bush

Marilyn Collins

Nancy H. Deegan

Donald Detwiler

Donald Dorkoskie

Ben/Carol Eckroth

Frances Emrick

Dr. Myra Forrest

Jane Hamilton

Gene Huston

Geraldine Kelly

Ed Kacelowicz

Nancy Kupferschmidt

Sylvia Landis

James/Judy Leveille

Darlene Medvetz

Louise M. Monschein

Linford/Violet Moyer

Popi Protheroe

Shirley Schultz

Dr. Robert Stevens

Stephen Takacs

George Terefenko

Elizabeth Wells

Total donations from district retirees and former employees since November 2012: $18,820

Donations from Pottstown School District Employees

Total during 2014-2015 - $3,774

Anonymous Donor

Dennis Arms

Pamela Bateson

Helen Bowers

Gail Cooper

Evelyn Dudonis

Lori Freese

Dr. Jeffrey Hartmann

Barbara Hollenbach

Robert Kripplebauer

Danielle McCoy

Ryan Oxenford

Dee Pettine

Mary Rieck

Lisa Schiavone

Melissa Schubert

Kelly Smale

Dr. Jeffrey Sparagana

Michael Vought

Kelli Wolfel

Beth Yoder

Total donations from district employees since November 2012: $6,350

Donations from Foundation Board Members and Staff

Total for 2015 - $7,739

Dennis Arms

Joyce Bagiraneza

Howard Brown

Tracey Brown

Scott Detar

Michelle Drager

Ed Edwards

Dr. Myra Forrest

John Foster

Rebecca Hobbs

Barbara Longstreth

Danielle McCoy

Lisa Schiavone

Sue Seanor

Dr. Jeffrey Sparagana

$100,000 and Above


Greater Pottstown Foundation

$60,000 and Above


$40,000 and Above


$15,000 and Above


$5,000 and Above


$4,000 and Above


$3,000 and Above


$2,000 and Above


$1,000 and Above


$500 and Above


$250 and Above