The Garage relies on hundreds of foundation, for-profit, non-profit, and individual donors who support our work. Thank you all for helping us to empower youth to pursue their potential.  


The Garage is grateful for the support of dozens of local and regional foundations.


2016 Foundation Funders


Aaron & Jean Martin Fund


Basil Anderson Educational Fund


Chester County Community Foundation

Chester County Fund for Women and Girls

Claneil Foundation

Connelly Foundation

Genuardi Family Foundation

Hamilton Family Foundation

Herr (James S.) Foundation

Hutton Family HeLP Fund

Kennett Run Charities

Marshall-Reynolds Foundation

McLean Contributionship

Mushroom Festival

Neil Joines Foundation Fund

Nelson Foundation

Pew Charitable Trust
Philadelphia Foundation
Pilgrim Foundation
Porters Trust
Sauer Family Charitable Fund
Springbank Foundation
United Way of Southern Chester County
White Horse Family Trust

For Profit Corporations

Dozens of local and regional businesses, big and small, support the students of The Garage.

2016 For Profit Corporate Donors

Amazon Smile Foundation

Baccellieri Family Dentistry

Bryn Mawr Trust Company

Chatham Financial

Citadel Federal Credit Union

Dansko Foundation

Dollar General Literacy Foundation

Exelon Generation Company, LLC

First Niagara Bank Foundation

Fox & Roach Charities

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union

Genesis HealthCare LLC

Greensleeves Music 

Italian American Citizens League

Jackson Immuno Research Laboratories


Legacy Foundation

M&T Charitable Foundation

MidCoast Community Bank

Minoan LLC dba Oxhaven

Mushroom Farmers of Pennsylvania

National Penn Bank

Needham’s Mushroom Farms


Ogorek & Company

Otto’s Imported Cars LTD

Penn Liberty Bank

Penn Systems Group, Inc.

Phillips Mushroom

Preferred Painters, Inc

I. L. Irwin Mushroom Co.

State Farm Foundation

Stifel Nicholas & Company Inc.

Todd’s Landscape

Tri-M Group, The

Umbreit, Korengel, & Assoc


Wawa Foundation

Wells Fargo

WL Gore & Associates, Inc

Zukin Realty, Inc

NonProfit Corporations

Schools, civic organizations, faith-based organizations, and other non-profits often support The Garage through in-kind means or partnerships. We also have financial support from several of these partners.


2016 Non-profit Corporate Donors


Assumption of the BVM School

Avon Grove Instrumental Music

Avon Grove Lions Foundation

Avondale Presbyterian Church

Calvary Chapel

CF Patton Middle School

Christ Church at the Grove

Christ Church Christiana Hundred

Christ Community Fellowship
Christian Life Center
Jeeps for Joy
Kennett Monthly Meeting Friends
Lions Club of Kennett Square
New London Presbyterian Church
Presbyterian Church of Kennett Square
Rotary Foundation of West Grove-Avondale
Run2Shine Inc, Mushroom Cap Half MarathonSaint Michael Lutheran Church

St. Patrick’s ChurchStillwaters Presbyterian ChurchSycamore Hill ChurchWest Grove United Methodist ChurchWillowdale Chapel