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Edward F. Meehan, Pamela Varkony and Sherri Brokopp Binder

Rider-Pool Foundation and RCI Village Featured on WDIY

Date posted: July 1, 2019

Executive Director of The Rider-Pool Foundation, Edward F. Meehan, and Executive Director of Ripple Community of Allentown, Sherri Brokopp Binder, share details of RCI Village with Pamela Varkony on WDIY’s Lehigh Valley Discourse. The show […]

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William Allen High School Dedicates New Dugouts

Date posted: May 24, 2019

Over a year of work was celebrated on Friday, May 3, 2019, as the William Allen Construction Company officially dedicated the new dugouts for the baseball and softball fields. The dugouts, which were constructed with […]

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2017 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

Date posted: February 27, 2019

The Rider-Pool Foundation’s 2017 Annual Report is now available.

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Cultivating Local Collective Impact Capacity Through Place-Based Philanthropy

Collective Impact Webinar Available Now

Date posted: January 23, 2019

A 2019 webinar from the Tamarack Learning Institute featuring  The Rider-Pool Foundation’s Executive Director, Edward F. Meehan, and Program Officer, Ronald C. Dendas is now available for viewing. Watch the webinar, and find additional resources […]

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Downtown Allentown

The Rider-Pool Foundation Announces Grant Awards

Date posted: January 8, 2019

ALLENTOWN, PA – January 8, 2019: The Rider-Pool Foundation of Allentown recently awarded $376,000 in funding. This total represents major proactive investments as well as on-going support for programs throughout the Lehigh Valley with a […]

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Rider-Pool Team to Present Collective Impact Webinar with Tamarack Institute

Date posted: December 12, 2018

Ronald C. Dendas, MS, Program Officer and Edward F. Meehan, MPH, Executive Director of The Rider-Pool Foundation will join Sylvia Cheuy, Consulting Director of Collective Impact at Tamarack Learning Centre of Ontario-based Tamarack Institute in […]

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Rider-Pool Program Officer Published on National Health Site

Date posted: September 17, 2018

Ronald C. Dendas, Program Officer of The Rider-Pool Foundation, was recently asked to contribute his perspective on findings from the first four years of the Collective Impact Fellowship. His article appears here on the nationally […]

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Summer Enrichment Program Provided for Building 21 Students

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Building 21 Allentown 2018 provided hands-on, rigorous learning opportunities for 50 Building 21 students this summer. The students participated in work experiences at 19 different sites across the Lehigh Valley through the last two months […]

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Rider-Pool Foundation Announces 2018-2019 Collective Impact Fellowship Participants and New Program Manager

Date posted: August 16, 2018

August 16, 2018 – The Rider-Pool Foundation has announced the participants of the fifth year of the Collective Impact Fellowship Program as follows: Sherri Binder, PhD, Executive Director, Ripple Community Inc. Josh Bridges, Administrator, MH/ID/EI/D&A, […]

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Tamarack Institute and Ontario Trillium Foundation Visit to the Lehigh Valley

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On January 16-18, 2018, The Rider-Pool Foundation and The United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley hosted Sylvia Cheuy, Consulting Director of the Tamarack Institute’s Collective Impact Idea Area, and Jen Roynon, Director of Partnerships […]

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