WHO WE ARE

The Bennington Community Foundation is an organization that builds strategic relationships to support community betterment and facilitate economic development by being stewards of philanthropic gifts.

OUR PROJECTS

We're the folks who put on the Holiday Lighting Event and volunteer at Bennington Daze. Our work also includes supporting civic improvements, such as the library expansion, Pedestrian Bridge, and more!

OUR MISSION

Formed in 2005, our mission at the Bennington Community Foundation is to build a solid foundation for Bennington's future. Through fundraisers, donations, and gifts we are able to help our community grow.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
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JASON JANSEN

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JEREMY HAVEKOST

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JONI SCHULTZ

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KATHY HIGGINS

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LEOLA BONGE

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NANCY NEUMEYER

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NATALIE WICKHAM

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NICHOLE ANDERSEN

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NIKKI THOMSEN

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ADAM HALL

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CONNIE WICKHAM

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DEE CLARK

OUR PROJECTS

We're the folks who put on the Holiday Lighting Event and volunteer at Bennington Daze. Our work also includes supporting civic improvements, such as the library expansion, Pedestrian Bridge, and more!

OUR MISSION

Formed in 2005, our mission at the Bennington Community Foundation is to build a solid foundation for Bennington's future. Through fundraisers, donations, and gifts we are able to help our community grow.

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SAM LURVEY

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STAN MERADITH

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TIM CLARK - PRESIDENT

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DAVE CLARK

Dave Clark founded the Bennington Community Foundation in 2005 and served as President of the board for 14 years. Through his selfless, constant commitment to the betterment of  Bennington, he modeled a life of service and philanthropy for his family, friends, and the greater community. He will be forever remembered for the development of and his dedication to the Bennington Community Foundation. His wife, Dee, joined the board in 2019  and his son, Tim, serves as President.