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The Vecellio Family Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-02-07

At A Glance

The Vecellio Family Foundation, Inc.

(formerly The Enrico Vecellio Family Foundation, Inc.)

P.O. Box 2438

Beckley, WV United States 25802-2438

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2014-12-31)

Assets: $7,461,720

Total giving: $365,750






Established in 1972

Purpose and Activities

Grants for higher education, social service agencies, health services, and churches. Support also for scholarships to local area residents and children of employees of Vecellio Group, Inc. and subsidiaries.

Program Area(s)

The grantmaker has identified the following area(s) of interest:

Grants to Individuals Program

Scholarships to graduating seniors from the high schools in Raleigh County, WV; graduating seniors of Woodrow Wilson High School, WV; graduating seniors of any WV high school who have been a member of the Youth Conservation Program for one year; graduating seniors who are children of employees of Vecellio Group, Inc. and Subsidiaries; and graduating seniors from McDowell County, WV.

Fields of Interest

  • Art museums
  • Arts and culture
  • Catholicism
  • Education
  • Health
  • Heart and circulatory system diseases
  • Higher education
  • Hospice care
  • Human services
  • Leukemia
  • Nonprofits
  • Performing arts
  • Philanthropy
  • Scouting programs
  • Youth services
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Children and youth
  • Male children and youth
  • Males
  • People with diseases and illnesses
  • Terminally ill people

Financial Data

Year ended 2014-12-31

Assets: $7,461,720 (market value)

Expenditures: $426,508

Total giving: $365,750

Qualifying distributions: $372,175

Giving activities include:

$365,750 for grants