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Standing Up for Nonprofits – Leadership during Uncertain Times

Standing Up for Nonprofits – Leadership during Uncertain Times

Leadership during Uncertain Times: Leading with our values is more important than ever. Philanthropy West Virginia’s value of leadership through strategic partnerships is our commitment and practice. This week West Virginia’s many sectors are coming together to respond swiftly to the impacts of COVID-19 on our citizens, communities, schools, churches, nonprofits, businesses, local and state government, […]

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2020 Philanthropy West Virginia Board Leadership Elected

2020 Philanthropy West Virginia Board Leadership Elected

Strengthening Philanthropy in the Mountain State is the mission of Philanthropy West Virginia.  In serving its 80 plus members, Philanthropy West Virginia is pleased to announce its 2020 Board of Directors Officers & Executive Team. Four philanthropy leaders from corporate, private, and community foundations have been elected to lead the state leadership organization serving grantmaking […]

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WV Philanthropy Leader Elected to National Board

WV Philanthropy Leader Elected to National Board

Philanthropy West Virginia recognizes their past board chair and current board member, Susie Nelson, Executive Director of the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley for a national appointment. Recently Nelson, serving as Executive Director of the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV), was elected to chair the Community Foundations National Standards Board.  The National […]

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Philanthropy WV CEO Appointed to 2020 Presidential Leadership Scholars

Philanthropy WV CEO Appointed to 2020 Presidential Leadership Scholars

February 27, 2020 – Recently, the Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS) program announced that Paul D. Daugherty, president & CEO of Philanthropy West Virginia, has been selected as one of the 60 Scholars chosen for the program’s sixth annual class. PLS serves as a catalyst for a diverse network of leaders brought together to collaborate and […]

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Philanthropy West Virginia Welcomes 2020 New Board Members

Philanthropy West Virginia Welcomes 2020 New Board Members

Philanthropy West Virginia’s membership has elected Megan Hannah of WV American Water and Elizabeth Pellegrin of the Charles & Mary Fayne Glotfelty Foundation to their first three-year term on the board of directors (2020 to 2023).  They join a dynamic and diverse team of leaders on Philanthropy West Virginia’s board of directors. As the premier […]

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Inaugural WV Spirit of Philanthropy Grants Announced

Inaugural WV Spirit of Philanthropy Grants Announced

The legacy of revered and impactful state leader Susan Stevenson Landis was recently honored by Philanthropy West Virginia with the inaugural Susan S. Landis – WV Spirit of Philanthropy grant awards. These grant awards made possible through the Susan S. Landis – WV Spirit of Philanthropy Endowment was created in 2018 in memory of the late Daniels, […]

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Philanthropy WV recognized with WV Nonprofit Excellence Award

Philanthropy WV recognized with WV Nonprofit Excellence Award

Philanthropy WV’s Team including (front l-r): Board Member Sue Sergi, Program & Engagement Coordinator Hilaria Swisher, and Operations Assistant Kate Leary; back row (l-r): President & CEO Paul D. Daugherty, and RCDI Program Director Dr. Tasha Anderson.  The West Virginia Nonprofit Association (WVNPA) announced its 2019 WV Nonprofit Excellence Awards announced during their Fifth Annual […]

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The Forum: Collaboration in Disaster-ful & Delightful Times

The Forum: Collaboration in Disaster-ful & Delightful Times

What does Ocean County, New Jersey (pop. 601,651) have in common with Greenbrier County, WV (pop. 35,480)?   There is more than meets the eye. Recently, West Virginia hosted the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) Conference with national and state leaders from all across the country.  This conference provided us an opportunity to […]

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Philanthropy WV recognizes WV’s Top Philanthropists & Awards Mini-Grants

Philanthropy WV recognizes WV’s Top Philanthropists & Awards Mini-Grants

Contact: Paul D. Daugherty, President & CEO, 304.692.9883 (M) or 304.517.1450 (O) or paul@philanthropywv.org [Photo Caption: 2019 Spirit of Philanthropy Award Winners (l-r) – CJ Kaiser, Sheri Ryder, Huntington ABC Collaborative – Janell Ray, Dominion Energy’s Christine Mitchell, Jean Ray, and Tamara Mullins.] For the thirteenth year, Philanthropy West Virginia presented the Mountain State’s most […]

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PHILANTHROPY WV hosts one-of-a-kind Leadership Summit

PHILANTHROPY WV hosts one-of-a-kind Leadership Summit

National & State philanthropy leaders to visit Parkersburg Morgantown, WV – Philanthropy West Virginia is proud to announce its 2019 Annual Conference: Better Together WV.  This conference is the state’s largest professional conference of foundations, corporations, United Ways, and philanthropists. It is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to network, learn, and leverage philanthropy’s investments with the board […]

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