Donor Stories2023-01-17T14:18:13-05:00

Donor Stories

Every day, our fundholders inspire us with the reasons for their giving, their generosity, and their vision for a brighter future. Read more of their stories below.

To learn about some of the nonprofits we support, visit our grantee stories page.

Herst Family Fund

July 5th, 2018|Donor Stories|

Patty and Adolf Herst are knowledgeable professionals. She is an estate attorney; he is an investment manager. They are also philanthropists, through their donor-advised [...]

Leigh Gibson

July 5th, 2018|Donor Stories|

As a professional and as a philanthropist, Leigh Gibson has a longstanding knowledge of Mercer County nonprofit organizations and the community needs they address. She has [...]

Esther Eure

July 5th, 2018|Donor Stories|

Esther Eure came to the Community Foundation to create a lasting legacy that would benefit Trenton. After retiring from a career as a nurse’s aide [...]


July 5th, 2018|Donor Stories|

The “Princess Cottage,” a yellow home torn in half by Sandy’s fierce winds and floodwaters, has become an emblem of the destruction on the Jersey Shore [...]

For more information or support, please contact:

Patricia Matos
Director of Philanthropic Services 
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