Funds established under the Sunbury Area Community Foundation are listed below. Click here to donate online and view all funds managed by the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation.
The Sunbury Area Community Foundation is helping to meet a multitude of charitable needs in the Sunbury area. Established in 2005 out of the sale of the Sunbury Hospital, the Foundation affiliated with CSCF in 2006 and continues to provide for both charitable healthcare needs and their expanded mission of general charitable needs in the Sunbury community.
The Clyde H. Jacobs Fund supports health-related programs and projects benefitting the residents of Shikellamy, Selinsgrove and Line Mountain School Districts.
Steve and Debbie Dagle knew creating a donor-advised fund through the Foundation would allow them to actively recommend grants for charities they cared about in the Sunbury, PA area. The Dagle Family Fund is a simple, powerful and highly personal way for their family to stay connected to the community forever.
The Gladys C. Dagle Fund supports health-related programs and projects benefitting the residents of Shikellamy, Selinsgrove and Line Mountain School Districts.
Gloria is an enthusiastic philanthropist and supports a variety of charitable concerns with a special interest in providing for healthcare needs of area residents. A lifelong resident of the community with family ties to the area for generations, the Gloria Taylor Karchner Healthcare Fund benefits charitable healthcare needs of the Sunbury area in perpetuity.
The Jesse and Maxine Woodring Donor Advised Fund benefits general charitable purposes in the area of Sunbury, Pennsylvania.
John B. Apple is recognized as a donor and Board Member of the Sunbury Area Community Foundation. The John B. and Elizabeth K. Apple Donor Advised Fund recognizes their generosity and service to the community, supporting the health, welfare, and general charitable purposes in the Sunbury area.
The Mary E. and J. Guy Lesher Fund supports health-related coronary care initiatives benefitting the residents of Shikellamy, Selinsgrove and Line Mountain School Districts.
The Mertz Family Memorial Fund was established to support charitable purposes in the area of Sunbury, Pennsylvania, and surrounding communities within the Sunbury Area Community Foundation's service area.
The Preston Geist and Kathryn S. Geist Fund supports health-related programs and projects benefitting the residents of Shikellamy, Selinsgrove and Line Mountain School Districts.
Randy Morris worked diligently to assist the Foundation during a time when the previous Sunbury Community Hospital was transitioning to a charitable foundation. His guidance during this period helped the Foundation Board achieve closure on many issues while focusing on their new direction. In honor of his dedication, the Randy Morris Fund was established to provide support for health and wellness purposes within the Foundation's service area, as approved by the Foundation Board.
The Sunbury Area Health Fund supports health and wellness initiatives that benefit residents of Shikellamy, Selinsgrove and Line Mountain School Districts. Grant investments are available for organizations that offer programs and projects that specifically target health-related goal areas including children's health, early childhood, oral health, issues regarding the working poor, and coronary care.
The J. Donald Steele, Jr. and Joanne K. Steele Fund provides support for general charitable purposes in the areas of Sunbury, Northumberland, Lewisburg, and Selinsgrove.
The Allied Health Scholarship Fund awards annual scholarships to students who reside in the Shikellamy, Selinsgrove or Line Mountain School Districts majoring in allied health. Enrollment can be in an undergraduate, graduate, or certification program at an institution of higher education, and students at any phase in their post-secondary education can apply.
Maria Culp wanted to make her community a better place for its residents to find jobs and raise families. During her time as President and CEO of the Central PA Chamber of Commerce, she realized the importance of having an educated workforce available for employers. As a founding member of the PA Early Learning Investment Commission, her goal was to provide more learning opportunities for young children. It was out of this mission that her family established the Maria Evitts-Culp Scholarship Fund after her passing. The Fund supports students at Shikellamy High School who are pursuing a career in early childhood development.
The Nurse's Scholarship Fund provides an annual award to students who reside in the Shikellamy, Selinsgrove or Line Mountain school districts majoring in nursing. Enrollment can be in an undergraduate, graduate or certification program at an institution or higher education, and students at any phase in their post-secondary education can apply.
The Roger S. and Lois W. Haddon Nursing Scholarship Fund was established to award scholarships for high school graduates of Danville, Lewisburg, Shikellamy and Selinsgrove Area School Districts who are pursuing nursing degrees.