Welcome! As Southeastern Pennsylvania's leading center for community philanthropic engagement, we would like to be your partner in improving the quality of life in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties. We encourage you to contact us by phone or email to learn more about how:
- We build philanthropic resources.
- We manage those resources well.
- We distribute those resources effectively.
The Philadelphia Foundation
1234 Market Street, Suite 1800
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Our Office Hours
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
How To Reach Us
To contact a staff member by email, please select from our staff directory or consult the list below to determine who can best assist you.
Our Philanthropic Services Department
For questions about starting a fund, please contact Maggi Kirk.
If you are a current donor and have a question about your fund or wish to explore grant options, please contact Suzette Belz, Development and Donor Engagement Manager, 215-863-8132.
If you have a question about a planned gift, such as a gift annuity or bequest, please contact Pat Meller.
If you are a professional advisor - such as an attorney, financial advisor or a certified public accountant - and have a client that has a fund or wants to set up a fund, please contact Tom Mesko.
If you have a scholarship fund or questions about a scholarship fund, please contact Sylvia Spivey.
For information about applying for grants for Organizational Effectiveness or General Operating Support, or if you would like to determine the status of your application, please contact Libby Walsh.
To register for an Information Session or for a Nonprofit Organization event hosted by The Philadelphia Foundation, please contact Libby Walsh.
To receive email notifications about workshops for nonprofit organizations, subscribe to enews and select “Receive information about nonprofit workshops.”
If you have a question about The Philadelphia Foundation Fund for Children, please contact Libby Walsh.