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Community Foundation Honors Brian T. Regan with Service to Philanthropy Award

Allentown, Pa., November 24, 2020--Lehigh Valley Community Foundation (LVCF) recently honored Brian T. Regan with the Service to Philanthropy Award during its virtual Board of Associates meeting. The award recognizes a professional advisor that understands and appreciates the importance of philanthropy in the community, the diverse advantages of charitable giving for his clients, and the value of philanthropy in estate, retirement, and wealth management planning. 

“It is a pleasure to recognize our colleague and good friend, Brian Regan, with the 2020 Service to Philanthropy Award,” said Bernie Story, LVCF President and CEO. “We present the award for his recognition of the value that the Foundation brings to community and for establishing a significant, permanent, and impactful charitable fund as chair of the board of directors of Saucon Insurance Company which provides important support of diverse community needs in the Bethlehem Area.  We thank you RLB and Saucon Insurance Company for sponsoring this Award.” 

Brian T. Regan is the director of tax services for Regan, Levin, Bloss, Brown & Savchak, P.C. He is a recognized expert in the  areas of income tax compliance, planning, and accounting matters related to closely held businesses with a focus on several industries, including banking, food manufacturing, oil and gas drilling, and real estate development. Brian is a member of PICPA, AICPA, and the Estate Planning Council of the Lehigh Valley, the Pennsylvania Institute’s Multistate Tax Committee, He is a board member at ESSA Bank & Trust, Saucon Mutual Insurance Company and Northampton County Meals on Wheels…and is involved in many other civic and community organizations.

See video of virtual presentation below to hear Brian's comments upon receiving the award:

Previous Service to Philanthropy Award recipients:

2018    Marilee Falco, Agili

2017    Bruce A. Palmer, CPA, Buckno Lisicky & Company

2016    Geoffrey Boyer, CFP, Boyer Financial Group

2015    J. Marshall Wolff, Kressler, Wolff & Miller

2014    Matthew Sorrentino, Esq. Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.
             Robert G. Tallman, Esq. (posthumously)

2012    Alfred E. Douglass, IV, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

2008    Ellen Kraft, Esq., Attorney At Law

2007    Dolores Laputka, Esq., Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.

2006    David Osborn, CLU, ChCF, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

2005    Jeffrey T. Bogert, Magellan Financial, Inc.
             Judith A. Harris, Esq., Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.

2004    Paul Florenz, Esq.,  Kolb, Vasiliadis & Florenz , Littner, Deshler and Littner

2003    Robert Moffett, Esq., Attorney At Law

About Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

For more than five decades, the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation has helped donors with their charitable contributions with a simple, powerful, and highly personalized approach. LVCF connects people who care to causes that matter, grow their charitable legacies, and fund nonprofit organizations to improve the quality of life in the region. Learn more at: www.lvcfoundation.org.

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