December 2023 Newsletter

From the Executive Director Lynette Killen, Executive Director Dear Sarah Ralston Foundation Community, We are coming to the end of our first year as the newly formed Sarah Ralston Foundation. Our organization is the first and only charitable foundation in Philadelphia that is solely dedicated to funding nonprofits serving the city’s vulnerable elderly population. I…

October 2023 Newsletter

Executive Director, Lynette Killen to Speak at PCA’s 2023 Regional Conference on Aging The Philadelphia Corporation on Aging is hosting its 13th annual Regional Conference on Aging October 24th – 26th, at PCA’s historic Wallace Building, 642 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130. Free parking will be provided in the agency’s 15th Street parking lot. In collaboration with the surrounding suburban…

Funding Organizations that Advocate for our Elders

The Sarah Ralston Foundation provides funding for nonprofits that serve vulnerable, underserved older adults in Philadelphia. In our inaugural grant cycle this spring, twenty-eight nonprofits received funding to bolster their work. These organizations all support the elderly population in various ways, from food and housing support to programming and social services. Advocacy is woven into…

August, 2023 Newsletter

From Lynette Killen, Executive Director Greetings from The Sarah Ralston Foundation! I’m pleased to announce that our newly launched Foundation is running smoothly and on schedule with our mission to provide grant funding to nonprofits that serve vulnerable, underserved older adults living in Philadelphia. Our General Operating Support Grant recipients have received funding, and the application deadline…

June, 2023 Newsletter

The Sarah Ralston Foundation Grants $750,000 to Nonprofits Serving Philadelphia’s Vulnerable, Underserved, Elderly Population The Sarah Ralston Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of its Spring 2023 General Operating Support Grants! This grant marks the inauguration of a twice-yearly cycle of grants for qualified nonprofits. A total of $750,000 will be distributed to twenty-eight nonprofits…

The Sarah Ralston Foundation Grants $750,000 to Nonprofits Serving Philadelphia’s Vulnerable, Underserved, Elderly Population

The Sarah Ralston Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of its Spring 2023 General Operating Support Grants. This grant marks the inauguration of a twice-yearly cycle of grants for qualified nonprofits. A total of $750,000 will be distributed to twenty-eight nonprofits in support of their work with older Philadelphians in need. “We are gratified by…