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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

Date posted: September 16, 2018

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

Date posted: August 15, 2018

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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Collective Impact Program Graduates Fourth Class of Local Leaders

Date posted: June 26, 2018

On Monday, June 18, 2018, The Rider-Pool Foundation offered certificates of completion to 12 community leaders to conclude the 2018 Collective Impact Fellowship Program. The Foundation created the Collective Impact Fellowship Program with a substantial […]

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Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley graduates inaugural class of Leadership Without Limits program

Date posted: April 2, 2018 | Source: Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley

Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley’s inaugural class of Leadership Without Limits participants completed a rigorous 8 week developmental intensive program, grounded in self reflection, team building, and courageous leadership.  Support for the program was provided by […]

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The Rider-Pool Foundation recognized for Collective Impact Fellowship

Date posted: April 1, 2018 | Source: The Tamarack Institute, 2018

The Rider-Pool Foundation was recently showcased in a case study publication by the Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement.  Tamarack was founded in 2002 as a place to understand community change and help organizations and citizens work better together […]

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Leadership Without Limits!

Date posted: February 15, 2018

The Rider-Pool Foundation provided support to Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley (PNLV) for the creation of their Leadership Without Limits! initiative.  See a video of the program here:

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