Wed, October 30, 2019
The West Orange Foundation, founded by the West Orange Chamber of Commerce, held its Grant Giving Reception on Tuesday, October 29 at the home of Pam & Thorp Thomas. At the event, the foundation presented the recipients of the 2019 Committee of 101 Member Fund grant awards.
Committee of 101 Member Fund donations are distributed as grants to organizations that fit the mission of the West Orange Foundation, to enrich our community so that it is a sought after place to live, work and play. Over the years, C101 has distributed over $250,000 to worthy community charities.
This year’s grants were awarded to:
To learn more about the West Orange Foundation and the Committee of 101 Member Fund, please visit wochamber.com.
About the West Orange Foundation
The West Orange Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization that serves as the community-based, philanthropic arm of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC). The Foundation’s vision is to create a broader community reach, streamline the Chamber’s philanthropy and community outreach programs, engage more industries & businesses, create and embolden alliances and foster positive change, health and growth. It will support many WOCC philanthropic initiatives, including its adult and youth leadership programs, scholarships for local students, community-need projects, educational Chamber events and the Committee of 101 (C101) grant program.