Our Donors

Ralston Champions of Aging

The Board of Managers of Ralston Center is deeply grateful to the following individuals, businesses and foundations for making philanthropic contributions to provide older Philadelphians with high-quality wellness classes, home care, housing and more.

2018 Individual Donors

Mr. Nathan Adams
Ms. Maureen Alexander
Mr. Bruce Allardice
Ms. Laveda Atkins
Mary Ann Baron
Ida Bellinger
Ms. Isabel Bohn
Mrs. Shiva Bonakdar
Mr. and Mrs. James Buck
Ms. Anne E. Callan*
Ms. Kathleen G. Carmichael
Mr. and Mrs. John Coleman
Marie Colville
Dr. Edward S. Cooper
Ms. Caroline Davidson
Ms. Rita DeMarco
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Edwards
Ms. Freda Egnal
Mr. Michael P. Erdman
Mrs. Donna Erickson
Ms. Nena Eskridge
Mr. John Federico
Mrs. Mary Ann Federico
Mr. Michael Feigan
Ms. Nancy Fink
Ms. Linda Gerson
Ms. Gay Gervin
Dr. Maureen Gibney
Mr. Leonard Glantz
Mr. and Mrs. Herb Glantz
Ms. Lorraine Grady
Ms. Ann Green
Ms. Eileen J. Harrison
Ms. U. Tara Hayden*
Mr. George O. Herold
Dr. Lucille Ijoy
William Jennings Hess
Mrs. Phyllis Jones
Ms. Lynette Killen
Ms. Gayl E. Koster
Ms. Cheryl Kubelick
Mrs. Joyce Lewis
Dr. Louise M. Lisi
Ms. Juanita Lloyd
Mrs. Jerry Martin
Ms. Grace McMillan
Ms. Sharon McNabb
Ms. Anne Mitchell
Ms. Elizabeth A. Nord
Mrs. Kathleen Oberkircher
Ms. Jean Papaj
Mrs. Elise Pizzi
Mrs. Helen Post
Rev. Erik Resley
Ms. Barbara Rittenhouse
Mrs. Marilyn Rivers
Ms. Jennifer Russell
Mr. and Mrs. James Scott
Mr. Andrew Sellers
Ms. Delores Smith
Ms. Theresa Snyder
Mr. and Mrs. John Strayer
Dr. Neville E. Strumpf*
Ms. Richard Taylor
Ms. Sharon Turner*
Mr. & Mrs. Jonathan D. Tyburski*
Mr. Robert Walker
Ms. Susan Weinberg
Ms. Mary Zell
* denotes member of Ralston Center’s Board of Managers

Foundations and Corporate Donors

Christella Erichson Charitable Trust
Connelly Foundation
Dolfinger-McMahon Foundation
Friends Foundation for the Aging
The McLean Contributionship
The Patricia Kind Family Foundation
PNC Charitable Trusts
The Scholler Foundation
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Legacy Donors

Nearly 200 years ago, Sarah Ralston encouraged hundreds of generous Philadelphians to join her in providing care for the city’s older citizens when she established the society that became Ralston Center. Thousands of people have perpetuated Ralston’s vision and extended the impact of her work. The men and women listed below have provided exceptional perpetual support for Ralston Center’s work.

John W. Barton Trust
John S. Bush Trust
Elizabeth Chauncey Trust
Elon Dunbar Trust
Joseph S. Keen Jr. Trust
William Vaux Jr. Trust