The Charles D. Berry Foundation is committed to fostering positive change in our community by partnering with nonprofit organizations whose missions are focused on health and human services, education, performing and visual arts, and community enrichment.

Our Core Beliefs

  • belief-education

    Access to quality education is a vital component to ensuring individuals of all abilities develop a solid academic foundation and the skills needed to be successful in school and life.

  • belief-healthcare

    We are committed to supporting children and adults with disabilities, underserved populations, food insecurity, and improving health outcomes.

  • belief-leisure

    We believe recreation and leisure-time activities should evoke pleasure, enjoyment and stimulate the mind. We are passionate about public and community radio, public television, historical attractions and outdoor recreation.

  • belief-art

    Cultural enrichment through visual arts, performing arts and education are an essential part of our community.

"Through our support of health and human services, education, community enrichment and the arts, we will make the Dayton community a better place to live."

The Charles D. Berry Foundation Mission Statement