Partnering with the Community Foundation of Broward helps brothers Timothy and Jonathan Allen carry on their family’s trailblazing legacy. Their father, W. George Allen, became the first Black student to graduate with a law degree from the University of Florida and he led the legal fight that desegregated Broward public schools. By creating three scholarship funds at the Community Foundation, Timothy and Jonathan empower new generations of students to achieve success. For Timothy, “It’s about lifting people up, making a real difference and encouraging others to do the same.” Jonathan says, “With endowed scholarship funds at the Community Foundation, our family’s impact never ends.”
Partnering with the Community Foundation of Broward empowers Mona Pittenger to make a BOLD impact for the community she loves. As a longtime philanthropist and LGBTQ activist, her new endowed charitable funds at the Community Foundation are broadening the scope and amplifying the impact of her giving. Grants in her name develop future leaders, break down barriers to success and shape a community where everyone is treated with equity. She loves that her endowed support is the gift that will keep on giving, long after she’s gone. With the Community Foundation as her partner, Mona’s BOLD impact never ends.
Larry Feuer wants to be remembered as someone who gave back to his community. He says, “The status quo is unacceptable. We have to BE BOLD to address problems that will happen decades from now.” That’s why Larry is using his estate plan to create an endowed charitable fund at the Community Foundation of Broward.He wants to impact a wide range of causes, including assistance to Broward’s LGBTQ+ community. “The Community Foundation ensures thatI’ll be remembered as someone who helped people and created a better Broward for everyone.”
The Hudsons have called Broward home for four generations, and philanthropy is a family tradition. After years of giving through their family foundation, the Hudsons saw the BE BOLD Leadership Campaign as an opportunity to amplify their impact and create resources for their community that last forever. So, with a gift from their family foundation, they established the endowed Hudson Family Fund at the Community Foundation of Broward, to fuel local solutions today and shape a brighter future for Broward.
Broward’s needs are growing and Cathy and James Donnelly have chosen to “be part of the solution.” They have stepped up and joined Broward’s visionary philanthropists in support of the BE BOLD Leadership Campaign – because they want to have impact. Find out how they will continue to BOLDLY support, shape and strengthen the community they love, forever.