What is the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation?
A community foundation is a collection of many charitable funds...many stories...each reflecting the diverse ways people choose to help their community and support the causes that matter to them. For decades, the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation has helped donors with their charitable contributions with a simple, powerful, and highly personalized approach.
LVCF staff members will take part in the Financial Planning Forum for Women on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at Kirkland Village. The event is free and open to the public. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. > Read More
Charitable gifts from corporate America are growing each year, putting business owners, boards and employees on the front lines of community philanthropy. > Read More
By Brian Pederson BB&T’s $1.8 billion acquisition of National Penn, finalized last week, spurred the creation of two corporate donor-advised funds to support community and economic development. > Read More
Written by Anthony Salamone of the Morning Call. The news last year that BB&T Corp. would purchase Allentown's National Penn Bancshares Inc. came with a pledge to create a $5 million fund to support economic development in the Lehigh Valley and Berks County. > Read More