DeHoff Emerging Philanthropist Award


Each year, the DeHoff Emerging Philanthropist of Stark County Award recognizes an outstanding individual under 45 who impacts Stark County through direct service and volunteer work. The recipient of the award will receive $5,000 to be donated to a health & human services 501(c)3 organization of the award recipient’s choice.

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The DeHoff Emerging Philanthropist of Stark County Award is in honor of two of United Way’s most dedicated campaign volunteers. Bob and Linda DeHoff served as the Alexis de Tocqueville Society co-chairs for over a decade, assisting in reaching donors who contribute gifts of $10,000 or more. During the 11 years they served as co-chairs, the DeHoffs led efforts to raise more than $11.6 million to benefit residents of greater Stark County.
 
Dan DeHoff presented the award on April 9, 2014, at United Way's Annual Meeting.
Congratulations to Staci Martin, winner of the 2014 Award!

 

Staci Martin

Previous DeHoff Emerging Philanthropist of Stark County Award winners:

2013
Derek Gordon

2012
Trina Farnsworth

2011
Joseph French