Donors for 2022
Our generous donors are forever connected to the lives of those who are touched by the Center’s light.
Thank you for your donation to our Center. Your support enables us to continue offering services and programs to those who are grieving. We are grateful to be able to do this work and are appreciative of your help (*signifies two or more donations this year).
Anonymous In honor of Christine Smith
Anne Atlee In honor of Camp Millie
Gale Fell Banmiller In honor of our lifelong friend and mentor, Mrs. Ruth Sibel
Joanne and Mark Bidwell In memory of my Mother, Dorothy Enright
Allan Bozorth In honor of Christine Smith
Julian and Lois Brodsky
Charles and Elizabeth Caruso In memory of Lisa Caruso
Mark and Iris Coblitz
Karen Cole In memory of George Cole
James and Antoinette Deever
Nancy and Bill Dingman*
Ed and Carla Evans
Mark and Melissa Fell In honor of our lifelong friend and mentor, Mrs. Ruth Sibel
Vincetta Foley In memory of Ruth Sibel
Chris and Kristin French
Mary Jane Fryling In memory of Ruth Sibel
Judith and Thomas Gallagher*
Margaret Gratz In memory of Ruth Sibel
Eileen and Jayden Gresh
Ken Hahn In honor of our lifelong friend and mentor, Mrs. Ruth Sibel
Tracy Fell Hahn In honor of our lifelong friend and mentor, Mrs. Ruth Sibel
Herbert and MM Harris
Gordon and Kathleen Hart
Pamela Howard In memory of Joaquin Tyquiengco
Christopher and Beth Hunt
Nancy and Roger Hunt
Cynthia Jackowski In memory of Kenneth Reinert
Ray & Anna Marie Kassab
Allison Kerlin In memory of My Grandparents
Robert J. Kline In memory of Tom Forsyth
David and Janice Lamphere In memory of Joyce Galloway
Jerome McAndrew In memory of Justin Robertson
Linda McAndrew In memory of Justin Robertson
Caren and Tony Meyer
Rosemary Moller In memory of Janet Moller
Joan Moore In honor of Christine Smith
Dorothy Moylan In memory of Ruth(Geyer) Sibel
Braedon O’Hara In honor of his 2021 Eagle Scout Project
Robb and Gina Parlanti
Paula and Rita Power In memory of Rob Shea
Jayne Rafael & Jeff Simmons In memory of Rob Shea
Wendy Ricker In honor of Rita Porreca
Lisa Roberts In memory of Ruth Sibel
Pat Ruser In memory of David and Mike Ruser
Verna and Bill Seiler
Carl and Holly Sensenig In memory of Rev. Dr. Walter McSwain Fowler, Sr.
Lisa Snyder In memory of Ruth(Geyer) Sibel of Skippack, PA
Susan Spencer In memory of Rob Spencer
Mark and Beth Smith In memory of Lawrence Smith
Robin and Richard Strunk In honor of our lifelong friend and mentor, Mrs. Ruth Sibel
Beth Sturman In memory of Ruth Sibel
Michael, Kelli, Kaitlin, and Emily Suzuki* In memory of Eric Y. Suzuki on his 29th birthday
David and Ellen Watson
Christine Wiley In memory of Ruth Sibel, a wonderful lady
Businesses, Organizations and Foundations:
Benevity Matching Funds
Central Schwenksfelder Church
Daws Road Chiropractic
Delta Kappa Gama
Exelon Foundation Employee matching gift program
Hogs and Honeys Foundation for Kids
Limerick Township Police Association In honor of a family in need
Merck Matching Funds
Montgomery County Juvenile Probation In memory of Regina (Jean) Kearney
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office In honor of the Lukens Family
Network for Good
Nello Memorial Committee
Network for Good Multiple Anonymous Donors
Owen J. Roberts Education Foundation
Portolese Family Chiropractic
PayPal Giving Fund Multiple Anonymous Donors
Pennsylvania Automotive Association Foundation (PAA) In memory of Jim Wynn
VNA Foundation of Greater North Penn**
Women’s Guild of Wentz’s United Church of Christ
Wynn Family Foundation In memory of Jim Wynn
Shirley and Brad Elrod*
“In honor of The Center’s therapy dogs, past and present, who bring comfort and healing to people of all ages.”
Lawrence and Christine Smith Charitable Trust*
In memory of my beloved husband, Larry Smith and in honor of my children, Christopher, Lauren and Andrew for their unyielding love and support.
The Donor Bill of Rights
Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To ensure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the nonprofit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:
I. To be informed of the organization’s mission, of the way the organization intends to use donated resources, and of its capacity to use donations effectively for their intended purposes.
II. To be informed of the identity of those serving on the organization’s governing board, and to expect the board to exercise prudent judgment in its stewardship responsibilities.
III. To have access to the organization’s most recent financial statements.
IV. To be assured their gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were given.
V. To receive appropriate acknowledgement and recognition.
VI. To be assured that information about their donation is handled with respect and with confidentiality to the extent provided by law.
VII. To expect that all relationships with individuals representing organizations of interest to the donor will be professional in nature.
VIII. To be informed whether those seeking donations are volunteers, employees of the organization or hired solicitors.
IX. To have the opportunity for their names to be deleted from mailing lists that an organization may intend to share.
X. To feel free to ask questions when making a donation and to receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers.
Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP)
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Giving Institute: Leading Consultants to Non-Profits
National Catholic Development Conference (NCDC)
National Committee on Planned Giving (NCPG)
Council for Resource Development (CRD)
United Way of America