GREENVILLE AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

A very special Thank You to everyone who joined us Thursday evening, November 6th,  for our 25th Anniversary Celebration!

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More than 100 donors & friends of the GACF, enjoyed a wonderful evening of delicious food, fond recollection and excitement for the future, at the Greenville Area Community Center for the 25 Anniversary Celebration.

 

Mayor Hoppough presenting Alison Barberi an official proclamation from Office of the Mayor of the City of Greenville.

Mayor Hoppough presenting Alison Barberi, GACF Pres. & CEO, an official proclamation from Office of the Mayor of the City of Greenville.

Dr. Peter Blinkilde, Chairman of the Board

Dr. Peter Blinkilde, Chairman of the Board

Former GYAC member Joseph Sutkowi is acknowledged for his past contributions to the GYAC and his current success in the non-profit sector.

Former GYAC member, Joseph Sutkowi, is acknowledged for his past contributions to the GYAC and his current success in the non-profit sector.

Janet Ralph-Warnshuis and Karen Carbonelli chatting before dinner.

Janet Ralph-Warnshuis and Karen Carbonelli chatting before dinner.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GYAC members Tom Stephenson, Secretary; Jake Januzelli, Treasurer; and Alec Fowler, President; were introduced before dinner.  The three YAC's welcomed guests as they entered the community center for the event.

GYAC members Tom Stephenson, Secretary; Jake Januzelli, Treasurer; and Alec Fowler, President; as well as Advisors Hollie Stephenson and Emily Mason were introduced before dinner. The three YAC’s welcomed guests as they entered the community center for the event.

 

 

Many past GACF Trustees and donors were able to join us that evening.

Many past GACF Trustees and donors were able to join us that evening.

 

Outgoing Trustee, Francis Schuleit presents a collection of her pencil drawings to Byron Cook and Char Lothian, two of the first Trustees of the Foundation.

Outgoing Trustee, Francis Schuleit presents a collection of her pencil drawings to Byron Cook and Char Lothian, two of the first Foundation Trustees.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bill & Harriette Cook greet Bill Walker of Legacy Trust, and other guests.

Bill & Harriette Cook greet Bill Walker of Legacy Trust, and other guests prior to dinner.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lloyd Walker, Byron Cook, Harriette Cook, Char Lothian, and Michael Stafford, discuss the past, present and future of the Foundation during the program in the Greenville Area Community Center auditorium.

Lloyd Walker, Byron Cook, Harriette Cook, Char Lothian, and Michael Stafford, discuss the past, present and future of the Foundation during the program in the Greenville Area Community Center auditorium.