Helping the Most Vulnerable Live Their Best Lives

Helping the Most Vulnerable Live Their Best Lives

Photos courtesy of Life's Work of Western PA There is no shortage of people who desperately need help and attention. At Phillips Charitable Foundation, rather than focusing on a single…
Helping Students Stay in College

Helping Students Stay in College

Photo Courtesy of Iona College: Pictured, Maeve Ellen Wydan '22, Courthney Normil '22, Patricia McDonnell Napolitano '85, President Seamus Carey, Ph.D., J. Kevin Devlin, CFC, Ed.D., '61 Today, more than one…
Grand Ambitions for a Beautiful and Sacred Chapel

Grand Ambitions for a Beautiful and Sacred Chapel

In honor of the life and memory of Howard Phillips Jr., benefactor of Phillips Charitable Foundation, we have awarded a $250,000 grant to the Sisters of St. Joseph in Brentwood,…
Spring 2021 Grant Awards

Spring 2021 Grant Awards

Photo Courtesy of Maryland Therapeutic Riding As the first half of 2021 comes to a close, Phillips Charitable Foundation is excited to announce our recent grant awards. Seven grants were…
Heroic Efforts in 2020

Heroic Efforts in 2020

Photo courtesy of Long Island Cares Your news feed in 2020 was filled with news about rising infection rates, death tolls, job losses, and other depressing and gloomy information.  Yet,…
Hope for Children at Queen Louise Home

Hope for Children at Queen Louise Home

When you’re in the business of awarding grants, there’s an overwhelming number of choices and opportunities that are presented. Sifting through the choices is our challenge.  And while we generally…
Letting Kids be Kids is Sometimes not that Simple

Letting Kids be Kids is Sometimes not that Simple

Ten-year-old Ricky thought he might not get that new bike he had expected.  The COVID-19 pandemic had made the delivery quite challenging. Many of us remember the childhood anticipation of…
A Grant for Princesses and Superheroes

A Grant for Princesses and Superheroes

Imagine being a young child in the hospital with a serious illness and in walks your favorite fairy princess or superhero. Joy and sunshine suddenly fill the room. This was…