Legacy Society

The Legacy Society is a group of extraordinary individuals who have named the Community Foundation in their estate plans.

The Legacy Society makes it possible for individuals to retain the use of their assets during their lifetime while knowing they have arranged a future gift to realize their personal, charitable dreams.

We recognize these generous individuals as distinguished members of our Legacy Society:

  • Geoffrey and Cynthia Andrews
  • Don Arnold
  • Jeanne and Andrius Balukas
  • Fred and Mary Behm
  • John and Mary Beth Bergenstein
  • Beth Blissman
  • Sue Bowers
  • Barbara Cook
  • Belen B. Cornelio
  • Lisa Day
  • Sally DeLuca
  • Richard and Betty Durack
  • Mike Eppley
  • Ann Fauver
  • Robert and Melinda Feiklowicz
  • Jean Fischer
  • Brian and Karen Frederick
  • James R. Galley
  • John C. and Candy Gaudry
  • Carol and Albert Gonas
  • Michael and Lee Goodman
  • Shirley Hull
  • Joy Illig
  • John Paul and Marilyn Jones
  • Claudia W. Jones
  • Linda Kerekes
  • William and Helen Mansfield
  • William and Martha McFadden
  • Robert and Janet McMinn
  • Nancy Meyers
  • Jeffery Moats
  • Maxwell Morgan
  • Richard “Kim” L. Mulder
  • Kevin Nash
  • Jane Nord
  • Benjamin and Jane Norton
  • Lois Ohlemacher
  • Nirmala Patel
  • Mark Prinz and Gayle Reeves
  • Elvira Quester
  • Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Reed, Sr.
  • Michelle Reichlin
  • Robert M. Renney
  • George Roling
  • Dr. John and Susan Schaeffer
  • Pete Schneider
  • Judith A. Schutz
  • Denise Shafer and James Strunk
  • Michael Sherrill
  • Carol G. Simonetti
  • Linda Slusser
  • Stephen and Gail Smith
  • Scott and Jodi Stewart
  • Daniel and Linda Styer
  • Drs. John and Eugenia Vanek
  • Joan Villarreal
  • Randall Wagner
  • Karen Wells
  • Janet Kelsey Werner
  • Douglas and Lorie Wilber
  • Helen Woodward
  • Madeline Zaworski
  • Sherry Zimmerman

Join the Legacy Society

Your planned gift to the Community Foundation of Lorain County will have meaning and impact for generations to come. Legacy giving does not require a large income or vast estate. Legacy giving only requires a thoughtful intention to make a difference by identifying a charitable organization in your will or estate plan.


Want to learn more about making a future planned gift to Community Foundation of Lorain County?

Visit our Donor Learning Portal to learn how one gift can have a lifetime of impact.