Our Donors

  • Thank you for your generosity and commitment to our children and young adults. As a donor, you are an essential part of Valley Forge Educational Services’ mission to enhance the lives of children through education, services and programming focused on unlocking our students’ potential to become successful learners and contributing members of their communities.

    We have compiled a full list of donors who made a gift from July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016. Please direct inquiries to our Development office at 610.296.6725, extension 108.

  • GIFTS OF $50,000+
    Anonymous Fund of
    The Philadelphia Foundation
    GIFTS OF $10,000 – $49,999
    Charles T. Ehlers
    Connelly Foundation
    Lincoln Industrial
    PECO

    GIFTS OF $5,000–$9,999
    The Charter Foundation
    Genuardi Family Foundation
    Janet Wilson Smith
    Snave Foundation
    Vanguard School PTO

    GIFTS OF $2,500–$4,999
    Drs. Susan Denman and
    Simeon Bardin
    Alan and Louise Reed
    John Rowley and
    Melanie Davis Rowley
    The Scholler Foundation
    Steven and Lynne Spencer
    GIFTS OF $1,000 – $2,499
    Peter and Ellen Evans
    Georgia Friel
    Colleen Hall
    James and Jane Hutchinson
    IMC Construction
    Ronald and Christine Lutz
    Math-U-See, Inc.
    Merck Partnership for Giving
    Paul Mitchell
    J. Mark Oebbecke
    Partlow Insurance Agency, Inc.
    The Patterson Family Foundation
    Glenn W. and Barbara Welsh Reed
    Jeffrey and Stacey Rohrbeck
    Lorieann and Stephen Showers, Jr.
    Shruti and Nivedita Singhal
    Frank and Angela Tait
    Judith Thompson
    Valley Forge Music Fair Trust
    Steven and Linda Vogler
    Diana G. Weaverling
    Robert and Maureen Weaverling
    Wells Fargo Community Support
    Campaign
    Scott Wheeler
    Willis Towers Watson
    Patricia Borth Wilson
    The Zukin Family

    GIFTS OF $500 – $999
    ABC Paper & Chemical Co., Inc.
    Mark and Catherine Bittle
    Don and Eleanor Carroll
    Ms. Nora Cincotta
    Thomas and Catherine Conahan
    DataPrint, Inc.
    Don and Diane DiMarco
    Giant Food Stores, Inc.
    Ann Lovell
    Janet Paul
    Penn Liberty Bank
    Robert and Faye Richelderfer
    David and Denise Ryan
    Susan Sabol
    Kirk and Jean Schultz
    Rabbi Margot Stein and
    Rabbi Myriam Klotz
    Talbots
    Target Corporation
    David and Anne Troyer
    WSFS Bank

    GIFTS OF $250 – $499
    Anonymous (1)
    Frank and Darby Belcher
    Alma Bingnear
    William and Barbara Bradley
    Jack E. Burns
    Scott and Suzie Carpenter
    Sarah Cavanaugh
    Tom Cavanaugh
    Mark and Barbara Comyns
    Theresa and Anthony
    De Federicis, Jr.
    Laura Durant
    Jack and Charlene Fitzgerald
    Cheryl and John Fortunato, Jr.
    Joseph Garger
    General Mills Box Tops
    Giant A+ School Rewards
    The Girty Family
    Roberta Goschler
    Thomas and Marykristin Haskell
    William Hennessey
    Edward and Patricia Janiszewski
    LPL Financial Matching Gifts
    Anne and John McDonnell, Jr.
    John Meenan
    Robert and Ilsa Monteith
    Gene and Jackie Moore
    Steven and Marlene Ross
    Silicon Valley Community
    Foundation
    Robert and Maureen Stirling
    Howard and Denise Stredler
    Dr. Kathleen Wilkins
    Mary Lou Zwaan

    GIFTS OF $100 – $249
    AmazonSmile
    Anonymous (1)
    Sam and Peg Antrim
    Mrs. Patricia Arrington
    Susan and Samuel Ballam, III
    Eugene and Patricia Benasutti
    Douglas and Donna Bernard
    David and Suzanne Bernett
    Walt and Donna Bielski
    Catherine E. Bingnear
    Marge Bingnear
    Jack and Dorothea Birnbaum
    Catherine M. Bittle
    Madeline Brown
    Kevin and Joan Bunn
    Sharon Burkhard
    Charles and Beth Ann Buzza
    Dr. John Carr
    Dr. William Carr
    Anne S. Clark
    Karl and Deborah Dagg
    Todd and Kathleen Detwiler
    Exelon Corp.
    Joe and Maryalice Fitzmyer
    Terry Fusaro
    The Fusaro Family
    Ashley Grimes
    David and Roseanne Herres
    Craig and Nancy Herring
    David and Catherine Johnson
    John and Jacquelyn Kacala
    Dr. Leon and Randi Katz
    Barbara and Frank Keating, Jr.
    James Keating and Michele Kemble
    Maude and Thomas Kent, Jr.
    KidsGardening.Org, Inc.
    Dick and Jan Kirk
    Timothy Lanshe
    Joyce Lefl ar
    David Lovell
    Howard and Cathy Maris
    Raymond and Deborah Mello
    Patrick and Bernice Mintzer
    Peter and Susan Murray
    William and Joyce Northrop
    Michael and Eileen O’Donnell
    Robert and Amy Oliver
    Christopher Opderbeck
    Elizabeth Paat
    Jerry B. Partlow
    Margaret Pennington
    Elliott Rebhun
    Mr. and Mrs. Wm. F. Richards
    Alicia Roletter
    Drs. Simeon and Linda Russin
    Robert Salvo
    Robert and Judy Schachner
    Mark and Theresa Sharrow
    Mary-Jo Siegfried
    Charles and Kimberly Smith
    Sung Kyun Song
    Diana Staquet
    Edward and Therese Staquet
    Frank and Helen Stecklair
    Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
    Adriana Wilson
    Lori and Frank Witman, Jr.

    GIFTS OF $99 AND LESS
    Anthony and Sara Abbruzzi
    Richard and Catherine Agnew
    Anonymous (2)
    Bruce and Julia Bailey
    John Baranowski and
    Kim Andreacola
    Morgan and Madeline Beever
    Marie Belasco
    Mrs. Ruth Bilotta
    Carol L. Bowers
    Bret Boyer and Sonia Voynow
    Craig and Judith Briggs
    Richard and Sheila Buzza
    Michael and Lorry Callaghan
    Diane and Anthony Cherico, Jr.
    Wayne and Kathy Choromanski
    Marie Devine
    Mary F. Dick
    Brian and Carla Donofry
    Dianne M. Duffy
    Stephen Dupont and
    Kaaren Sorenson
    eScrip
    Frederick and Nancy Evans
    The Fender Family
    Mr. and Mrs. William Foley
    Jacqueline Gallagher
    Robert Germanovich, Jr.
    Carol Gillece
    Barbara Goldstein
    Gerard Hasson
    Thomas R. Harper
    Barbara and Peter Herschel, Sr.
    Lorraine Hoffner
    David and Laura Howden
    Raymond and Julie Iwanowski
    Joseph Kasenchak
    Judith Kinman
    Dr. James Kippen and
    Stephanie Ravett
    Patricia Kozick
    Eleanor Kwapinski
    Paul and Patti LeStourgeon
    Anne Malarick
    Kevin and Maureen McCarry
    Richard J. Mease
    Dale and Alita Miller
    Sandra Molnar
    Daniel Money
    Laura Nichols
    Frederick and Teresa Pagani
    Patrick and Christine Palus
    Paul Pasko
    Mary Alice Patsko
    Susan Patsko
    Jack and Jamie Paul
    Jeffrey and Catherine Peaper
    Daniel Pescatore
    Ed and Abbe Pescatore
    Richard and Nancy Petrecky
    Michael Petrillo and Family
    Katrina Phillips
    Gail Pisarcik
    PJM Interconnection
    Stephen D. Potts
    Redner’s Warehouse Markets, Inc.
    Edward Reed
    Kate Reilly
    Al and Michelle Ricciardi
    William P. Richards
    Scott Rohrbeck
    Paul W. Sabol, Sr.*
    Paul and Geralyn Saccarelli
    Ernest and Janice Schulte
    Jan Erik Schulte
    John and Sandy Shea
    Richard and Gail Shemo
    Richard Sklar
    Amy Thistle
    C.R. and Marie Tormey
    David and Margaret Turnier
    Louis and Suzanne Valenti
    Daniel and Diane Van Dyke
    Barry and Arlene Weissman
    Elizabeth Williams
    Jennifer Wilson
    Joe Wolf
    Joseph Zaffarese

     

  • PARTICIPATING UNITED WAYS
    Combined Federal Campaign NJ
    Combined Federal Campaign PA
    Nationwide United Way
    State Employees Campaign Appeal
    Truist
    United Way Greater Philadelphia/
    Southern New Jersey
    United Way of Chester County
    United Way of Delaware
    United Way of Massachusetts Bay &
    Merrimack Valley
    United Way of National Capital Area

    MEMORIALS AND TRIBUTES
    We are grateful for those who have chosen us in their commemoration of significant events in their lives. We honor and remember those loved ones.

    IN MEMORY OF ANNE CAVANAUGH
    David and Suzanne Bernett
    Nita Blue
    Patricia Carlton
    Sarah Cavanaugh
    Tom Cavanaugh
    Diane and Anthony L. Cherico, Jr.
    Ann Curran
    Brian and Carla Donofry
    Carolyn Morgan
    Richard and Nancy Petrecky
    Carla Zajac

    IN MEMORY OF JOAN CROSS
    Marie Belasco
    The Fender Family
    Raymond and Julie Iwanowski
    Joseph Kasenchak
    Patricia Kozick
    Mamary-Durkin Funeral
    Service Corp.
    Daniel Money
    Mary Alice Patsko
    Susan Patsko
    Gail Pisarcik
    Richard and Gail Shemo
    C.R. and Marie Tormey
    Jennifer Wilson

    IN MEMORY OF JANE GORDON
    Sean Gordon
    Cathy Hall
    Colleen Hall

    IN MEMORY OF KERRY KLIPP
    Erin Phelps

    IN MEMORY OF DAVID KRICK
    Patricia Carlton

    IN MEMORY OF POP POP SMITHSON
    Madeline Brown

    IN MEMORY OF JESSICA REILLY
    Kate Reilly

    IN MEMORY OF MARLA SILVER
    Scott Wheeler

    IN MEMORY OF JOAN SORENSON
    Jacqueline Gallagher
    William and Joyce Northrop
    Elliott Rebhun

    IN MEMORY OF JOHN A. THISTLE, JR.
    Amy Thistle

    IN MEMORY OF JOHN A. THISTLE, SR.
    Amy Thistle

    IN MEMORY OF PHILIP WEAVERLING
    Robert and Maureen Weaverling
    WILSON MEMORIAL FUND

    In memory of John D. Wilson, former
    Director of Education at The Vanguard
    School, gifts from this fund are used to assist students financially who otherwise would not be able to participate in student activities.
    Patricia Borth Wilson

    IN HONOR OF NANCY ALLARD
    The Girty Family

    IN HONOR OF MARY BETH ANTRIM
    Sam and Peg Antrim

    IN HONOR OF GARY ARRINGTON
    Mrs. Patricia Arrington

    IN HONOR OF RACHEL BARANOWSKI
    John Baranowski and
    Kim Andreacola

    IN HONOR OF KIRBY BELCHER
    Frank and Darby Belcher
    Carol L. Bowers

    IN HONOR OF SEAN BITTLE
    Catherine M. Bittle

    IN HONOR OR RYAN BUZZA
    Charles and Beth Ann Buzza
    Richard and Sheila Buzza

    IN MEMORY OF JOHN A. THISTLE, SR.
    Amy Thistle

    IN MEMORY OF PHILIP WEAVERLING
    Robert and Maureen Weaverling
    WILSON MEMORIAL FUND

    In memory of John D. Wilson, former
    Director of Education at The Vanguard
    School, gifts from this fund are used to assist students financially who otherwise would not be able to participate in student activities.
    Patricia Borth Wilson

    IN HONOR OF NANCY ALLARD
    The Girty Family

    IN HONOR OF MARY BETH ANTRIM
    Sam and Peg Antrim

    IN HONOR OF GARY ARRINGTON
    Mrs. Patricia Arrington

    IN HONOR OF RACHEL BARANOWSKI
    John Baranowski and
    Kim Andreacola

    IN HONOR OF KIRBY BELCHER
    Frank and Darby Belcher
    Carol L. Bowers

    IN HONOR OF SEAN BITTLE
    Catherine M. Bittle

    IN HONOR OR RYAN BUZZA
    Charles and Beth Ann Buzza
    Richard and Sheila Buzza

    IN HONOR OF CONNOR DINDA
    Robert and Faye Richelderfer

    IN HONOR OF BRANDON DRUGER
    Dick and Jan Kirk

    IN HONOR OF BRADLEY ELLIOTT
    Marie Devine

    IN HONOR OF JAMIE EVANS
    Peter and Ellen Evans

    IN HONOR OF KEVIN FORTUNATO
    Gene and Jackie Moore
    Cheryl and John Fortunato, Jr.

    IN HONOR OF ALEXIS FUSARO
    William and Barbara Bradley
    Terry Fusaro
    The Fusaro Family

    IN HONOR OF JIM AND
    BERNIE FRANGIOSA
    William and Barbara Bradley

    IN HONOR OF TREY GILLECE
    Carol Gillece

    IN HONOR OF JACOB GOLDSTEIN
    Barbara Goldstein

    IN HONOR OF CHRISTOPHER HARPER
    Ms. Nora Cincotta
    Thomas R. Harper

    IN HONOR OF NICHOLAS KEATING
    Barbara and Frank Keating, Jr.
    James Keating and Michele Kemble

    IN HONOR OF CHRISTIAN LOVELL
    Ann Lovell

    IN HONOR OF ADAM MALARICK
    Anne Malarick

    IN HONOR OF SHANE MARTIN
    Eugene and Patricia Benasutti

    IN HONOR OF JOHN MCDONNELL
    Paul W. Sabol, Sr.*

    IN HONOR OF JACK MCGRATH
    Patricia Borth Wilson

    IN HONOR OF MARY MCKENNA
    Patricia Borth Wilson

    IN HONOR OF TERESA MCNULTY-HIGHT
    Dr. James Kippen and
    Stephanie Ravett

    IN HONOR OF GRAYSON MEASE
    Richard J. Mease

    IN HONOR OF CATIE MILLER
    Dale and Alita Miller

    IN HONOR OF JACQUE MURRAY
    Drs. Simeon Bardin and
    Susan Denman
    Jack and Jamie Paul
    Jeffrey and Stacey Rohrbeck
    Scott Rohrbeck

    IN HONOR OF RYAN MURRAY
    Peter and Susan Murray

    IN HONOR OF MARILYN O’BYRNES
    Lorraine Hoffner

    IN HONOR OF ROBBIE OLIVER
    Robert and Amy Oliver

    IN HONOR OF LILY PAIKOFF
    Judith Kinman

    IN HONOR OF CLARE PEAPER
    Jeffey and Catherine Peaper

    IN HONOR OF EDWARD REED
    Alan and Louise Reed

    IN HONOR OF ALFRED RICCIARDI
    Dianne Duffy
    Al and Michelle Ricciardi 

    IN HONOR OF DAMIEN RUEHLE
    Michael and Eileen O’Donnell

    IN HONOR OF MAURA RYAN
    David and Denise Ryan

    IN HONOR OF BRANDON SCHULTZ
    Kirk and Jean Schultz

    IN HONOR OF
    DR. EDWARD SCHUMAN
    Barry and Arlene Weissman

    IN HONOR OF KYLE SEATON
    Jack and Charlene Fitzgerald

    IN HONOR OF RYAN SHARROW
    Catherine E. Bingnear
    Margaret Bingnear

     

  • IN HONOR OF JOHN SHEA
    Eleanor Kwapinski

    IN HONOR OF SIDDHARTH SINGHAL
    Shruti and Nivedita Singhal

    IN HONOR OF
    GEORGE WEAVERLING
    Anne S. Clark

    IN HONOR OF
    MR. & MRS. JOHN M. WEAVERLING
    & FAMILY
    Diana G. Weaverling

    IN HONOR OF MR. & MRS.
    ROBERT P. WEAVERLING & FAMILY
    Diana G. Weaverling

    IN HONOR OF
    PATRICIA BORTH WILSON
    Sharon Burkhard
    Ashley Grimes

    IN HONOR OF AMANDA YANG
    Mrs. Ruth Bilotta

    IN HONOR OF CHRISTOPHER HARPER
    Ms. Nora Cincotta
    Thomas R. Harper

    IN HONOR OF NICHOLAS KEATING
    Barbara and Frank Keating, Jr.
    James Keating and Michele Kemble

    IN HONOR OF CHRISTIAN LOVELL
    Ann Lovell

    IN HONOR OF ADAM MALARICK
    Anne Malarick

    IN HONOR OF SHANE MARTIN
    Eugene and Patricia Benasutti

    IN HONOR OF JOHN MCDONNELL
    Paul W. Sabol, Sr.*

    IN HONOR OF JACK MCGRATH
    Patricia Borth Wilson

    IN HONOR OF MARY MCKENNA
    Patricia Borth Wilson

    IN HONOR OF TERESA MCNULTY-HIGHT
    Dr. James Kippen and
    Stephanie Ravett

    IN HONOR OF GRAYSON MEASE
    Richard J. Mease

    IN HONOR OF CATIE MILLER
    Dale and Alita Miller

    IN HONOR OF JACQUE MURRAY
    Drs. Simeon Bardin and
    Susan Denman
    Jack and Jamie Paul
    Jeffrey and Stacey Rohrbeck
    Scott Rohrbeck

    IN HONOR OF RYAN MURRAY
    Peter and Susan Murray

    IN HONOR OF MARILYN O’BYRNES
    Lorraine Hoffner

    IN HONOR OF ROBBIE OLIVER
    Robert and Amy Oliver

    IN HONOR OF LILY PAIKOFF
    Judith Kinman

    IN HONOR OF CLARE PEAPER
    Jeffey and Catherine Peaper

    IN HONOR OF EDWARD REED
    Alan and Louise Reed

    IN HONOR OF ALFRED RICCIARDI
    Dianne Duffy
    Al and Michelle Ricciardi

    IN HONOR OF DAMIEN RUEHLE
    Michael and Eileen O’Donnell

    IN HONOR OF MAURA RYAN
    David and Denise Ryan

    IN HONOR OF BRANDON SCHULTZ
    Kirk and Jean Schultz

    IN HONOR OF
    DR. EDWARD SCHUMAN
    Barry and Arlene Weissman

    IN HONOR OF KYLE SEATON
    Jack and Charlene Fitzgerald

    IN HONOR OF RYAN SHARROW
    Catherine E. Bingnear
    Margaret Bingnear

    IN HONOR OF JOHN SHEA
    Eleanor Kwapinski

    IN HONOR OF SIDDHARTH SINGHAL
    Shruti and Nivedita Singhal

    IN HONOR OF
    GEORGE WEAVERLING
    Anne S. Clark

    IN HONOR OF
    MR. & MRS. JOHN M. WEAVERLING
    & FAMILY
    Diana G. Weaverling

    IN HONOR OF MR. & MRS.
    ROBERT P. WEAVERLING & FAMILY
    Diana G. Weaverling

    IN HONOR OF
    PATRICIA BORTH WILSON
    Sharon Burkhard
    Ashley Grimes

    IN HONOR OF AMANDA YANG
    Mrs. Ruth Bilotta

    IN-KIND GIFTS
    Michael and Anita Antrim
    Craig and Judith Briggs
    Casey’s Public House
    Cedar Hollow Inn
    Corner Bakery Café
    Sarah Credeur
    Freddie Curtis
    CVS Pharmacy
    Great American Pub & Hotel
    Ithan Elementary School
    Mary Klein
    Lintons Food Service Management
    Nancy Markle
    Dale and Alita Miller
    Katie Miller
    Philadelphia Flyers
    Joanne Proschinger
    The Offi ce Bar & Grille
    TJ’s Restaurant & Drinkery
    Trattoria San Nicola
    Twenty 9 Restaurant & Bar

    VFES STAFF GIFTS
    Th ank you to our VFES Staff
    who gave to our Annual Appeal.
    Dr. Amy Abramowitz
    Dr. Marion Adamson
    Nancy Allard
    Lee Berger
    Nita Blue
    Annette Brandolini
    Hugh Braun
    Debbie Carletti
    Patricia Carlton
    Norma Carson
    Anne Cavanaugh*
    Mindy Chidester
    Carole Chilton
    Ann Curran
    Gina Curry
    Lindsay Curtin
    Katherine Dix
    Dr. Jeanne Erthal
    Dr. Grace Fornicola
    Victoria Fringer
    Krystle Gallagher
    Jeanne-Marie Heighton
    Carol Hengel
    Sheila Hricik
    Cary Hunter
    Juliann Jaffe
    Ellen Jordan
    James Kirkpatrick
    Mary Klein
    Murray Kramer
    Timothy Krushinski
    Jennifer Kunz
    Dr. Darren Levin
    Anne McCrary
    Marcy McGee
    Teresa McNulty Hight
    Carolyn Morgan
    Jacque Murray
    Peg Osborne
    Erin Phelps
    Rita Porrecca
    Tiia Rettig
    Kaley Roberts
    Brittany Ronen
    Sue Ann Russo
    Michele Seel
    Thomas Smith
    Dr. Johanna Spangenberg
    Lori Stauffer
    Cynthia Watkins
    Lauren Wowk
    Carla Zajac
    Holly Zipperer

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