Blog Entries - tag: 'Donor stories'

Chrisholm Historic Farmstead Endowment Fund

Posted on: November 28, 2016
Tags: impact, Donor stories, history
The story of the Chrisholm Historic Farmstead is about those who came before us. “It’s a story of immigration, of families, successes, triumphs, sorrows and how we make it in this world today,” says Anne Jantzen.    In 1817, read more …

David L. Belew Legacy Award

Posted on: November 14, 2016
Tags: Donor stories, David L. Belew Award
The 2016 David L Belew Legacy Award was given Thomas B. Rentschler posthumously at the Foundation’s Annual Meeting November 8th.  Tom passed away in late October.  A lifelong Hamilton resident with deep roots in the community, Tom had a read more …

Coming together through Experience!

Posted on: September 13, 2016
Tags: impact, Donor stories
The Experience Fund was recently created at the Hamilton Community Foundation to help encourage positive experiences for the children of the Boys and Girls Club of Hamilton. Started by Hamilton residents Bret and Krista Parrish, the Experience Fund read more …

S.D. Berry Family Fund

Posted on: June 1, 2016
Tags: Donor stories
Steve Berry, PhD, is a Chicago native who moved his family to Oxford in 1979 from Southern California. In 1988, the family moved again, this time from Oxford to Hamilton.  As he moves into retirement, Steve has time to explore what Hamilton has to offer, read more …

The Hamilton Mill Fund

Posted on: May 30, 2016
Tags: Donor stories
Hamilton Mill Director Chris Lawson sees a link between The Mill and the Community Foundation, noting that local heads of thriving industries helped contribute to the Foundation’s success at its inception.  More than sixty years later, The read more …

Friends of the Chrisholm Fund: Preserving History

Posted on: May 20, 2016
Tags: Donor stories
The Friends of Chrisholm Historic Farmstead established an organizational endowment fund at the Foundation in 2014.  The fund was started in conjunction with the 20th Anniversary of the founding of the Friends of Chrisholm Historic Farmstead read more …

John and Lori Rehm Fund

Posted on: May 11, 2016
Tags: Donor stories
Lori Rehm’s life is about community and connection, both through both her nursing career and volunteer service. The registered nurse has worked at LifeSpan for more than 20 years, where she is a care manager working with senior citizens. Her career has read more …

Bob and Pam Long Donor Advised Fund

Posted on: May 1, 2016
Tags: Donor stories
Bob and Pam Long learned about giving to others at a young age, and that lesson is practiced daily in both their professions and their lives.  Because of this shared compassion for their community, last summer summer they established the Bob and Pam read more …