Matt L. Wahrhaftig
Director of Annual Funds
Development Coordinator-Annual Giving
Development Coordinator-Special Events
Director of Philanthropy
Data Services Manager
Development Coordinator-Prospect Management & Stewardship
Kelly R. Lavelle
Individual Giving Officer- Major Gifts
Individual Giving Officer-Kettering College
Board of Directors
Chair, Co-Chairman | McGohan Brabender
Treasurer, Partner | LWC, Inc.
President | Kettering Health Foundation
President | Kettering Health Main Campus
President | Century Propane, Inc.
President of Acute Care | Kettering Health
Vice Chair, Chief Finance Officer | Kingsgate Logistics
Secretary, Community Member
Nate Brandstater, PhD
President | Kettering College
Dr. Mark Hoeprich
Kettering Health Medical Group Brain & Spine
Attorney | Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, LLP
Dr. Indu Rao
South Dayton Acute Care Consultants, Inc.
Kettering Health Foundation could not operate without the support of our generous event sponsors.
Interested in sponsoring an event? Contact Matt Wahrhaftig, Director of Annual Funds, at (937) 395-8607 x57175
The Board of Directors pool funds with Kettering Health. Charitable gift annuities are managed by Fifth Third Bank (western Ohio). Investment guidelines feature diversification, prudence, and social responsibility.
Kettering Health Foundation is governed by a board of directors following a Code of Regulations (by-laws).
Kettering Health Foundation follows fund development ethics as expressed by the Association of Fundraising Professionals and other professional organizations and complies fully with HIPAA regulations.
The Kettering Health Foundation has been subjected to the auditing procedures applied in the Kettering Health audit of the consolidated financial statements by an independent auditor, Ernst & Young.
Relationship to Kettering Health
While separately incorporated, Kettering Health Foundation is an affiliated organization of Kettering Health.
Kettering Health Foundation has IRS status as a 501(c)(3) organization as a tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization. Gifts to Kettering Health Foundation are tax-deductible to the full extent provided by law. Kettering Health Foundation does not make grants outside Kettering Health. Kettering Health Foundation is also a Type I 509(1)(3) organization to facilitate grants from private foundations.
Use of gifts
All gifts to Kettering Health Foundation are used in their entirety as designated by donors. No amount is deducted for overhead. Unrestricted gifts are designated by the Kettering Health Foundation Board of Directors for specific Kettering Health priorities.
We are located at the Stonebridge House at 1079 W. Stroop Rd.
Address mail to:
Kettering Health Foundation
3535 Southern Blvd.
Kettering, OH 45429
You can also contact us online.