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2021 Collective Impact Fellowship Announced

Date posted: January 24, 2021

The Rider-Pool Foundation has announced the participants of the seventh year of the Collective Impact Fellowship. This cohort represents leadership across sectors that address social determinants of health at a community level including education, housing, […]

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The Rider-Pool Foundation Announces 2020 Awards

Date posted: January 7, 2021

The Trustees of The Rider-Pool Foundation held their annual spring and fall meetings during 2020. After careful review and consideration of proactive grant proposals, 11 grants were approved. At the center of the discussion for […]

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2019 Annual Report

Date posted: October 27, 2020

The 2019 Annual Report for The Rider-Pool Foundation is now available.

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WDIY Introduces New Programming with HealthBEAT

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From WDIY/88.1 FM: WDIY’s Greg Capogna along with The Rider-Pool Foundation’s Edward Meehan and Ronald Dendas introduce listeners to Rider-Pool’s health-focused mission and HealthBEAT’s new monthly healthcare discussions on the final Monday of each month. […]

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Leon Holt, Chairman Emeritus, Honored and Remembered

Date posted: September 28, 2020

On Sunday, September 13, 2020, Leon C. Holt, Jr., former Vice Chairman and Chief Administrative Officer of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. and Trustee of The Rider-Pool Foundation passed away in Allentown at age 95. […]

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Rider-Pool Foundation Collective Impact Program Graduates Sixth Class of Local Leaders

Date posted: August 6, 2020

In July of 2020, 12 community leaders completed the 2019-20 Collective Impact Fellowship Program through The Rider-Pool Foundation. The Foundation created the program in 2014 to address and measurably improve complex quality of life challenges […]

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Teens Produce Public Health Announcements at Penn State Summer Program

Date posted: July 27, 2020

Lehigh Valley Health Network/The Pool Trust provided financial support for a progressive student program – The Teen Entrepreneur Program (TEC) – at Penn State Lehigh Valley this year. The Rider-Pool Foundation is pleased to share […]

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CNN Highlights Allentown

Date posted: July 10, 2020 | Source:

Allentown Makes National News Story. Find Article Here.  

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Edward Meehan and Ronald Dendas Featured on Lehigh Valley Discourse

Date posted: June 12, 2020

WDIY 88.1 Lehigh Valley Public Radio: Host Greg Capogna talks with guests Edward Meehan and Ronald Dendas of The Rider-Pool Foundation and Pool Trust as they explore the annual County Health Rankings and what the […]

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Bridget Rassler Graduates from DeSales University

Date posted: June 5, 2020

The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust and The Rider-Pool Foundation extend congratulations to Manager of Finance and Administration, Bridget Rassler, upon her graduation from DeSales University.  CENTER VALLEY, Pa (June 2, 2020) – DeSales […]

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