Foundation Announces Next Executive Director

Posted on September 15, 2016

The Trustees of The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation have announced that Dr. Gianna Durso-Finley has been selected from among 130 applicants to serve as the Foundation’s next Executive Director, effective December 14…

Foundation Announces Executive Director Search

Posted on April 15, 2016

After nine years at the Newcombe Foundation, Executive Director Tom Wilfrid and Program Officer Diane Wilfrid have announced their plans to retire at the end of 2016. The Trustees hope to appoint a new Executive Director to join the staff on or about November 1.…

Casey Medal awarded to Tom and Diane Wilfrid

Posted on March 31, 2015

For their work for the Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation, Executive Director Tom Wilfrid and Program Officer Diane Wilfrid were selected by the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) for its 2015 Robert P. Casey Medal for Commitment…

Remembering Janet Fearon

Posted on January 15, 2014

The Trustees and staff of The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation are deeply grateful for the life and work of founding Executive Director Janet Adams Fearon…

Foundation Receives Award for Service to Students with Disabilities

Posted on April 30, 2011

The United Spinal Association and Temple University’s Disability Resources and Services honored the Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation with the 2011 Visionary Award at a dinner reception during the National Disability Leadership and Policy Summit at Temple University. Rev. Aaron Gast,…

Foundation Receives Award for Distinguished Service to Education

Posted on July 1, 2010

The Trustees of The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation are pleased to announce that the Foundation has received the 2010 James L. Fisher Award for Distinguished Service to Education from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). According…

Foundation Recognized as 2009 Outstanding Foundation of the Year

Posted on January 1, 2010

At the 24th annual National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon in Philadelphia last November 19, the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) honored the Princeton-based Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation as the “Outstanding Foundation of the Year.” The…