The Philadelphia Foundation Congratulates Chair Emeritus Lawrence J. Beaser; Named Recipient of Bar Foundation’s Pollak Award

PHILADELPHIA, PA (8/22/2016) – The Philadelphia Foundation congratulates our Board Chair Emeritus, Lawrence J. Beaser, who will receive The Hon. Louis H. Pollak Champion of the Public Interest Award from the Philadelphia Bar Foundation.

Beaser was selected to receive this award to honor his lifetime of service as well as his exceptional service to and leadership on the Board of Managers of The Philadelphia Foundation (TPF).

The Bar Foundation and TPF are partners in promoting greater philanthropy and stronger nonprofits to meet the most pressing community needs.

“Larry’s steady leadership, intellect, passion and devotion to TPF and the community have brought great benefit to the people of our region and have made nonprofit organizations stronger,” said Pedro A. Ramos, TPF’s President and CEO.

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