Dayton Foundation http://wyso.org en WYSO Weekend: November 20, 2011 http://wyso.org/post/wyso-weekend-november-20-2011 <p>Full episode of WYSO Weekend for November 20, 2011 containing the following stories:</p><p>-Jerry Kenney interviews Mike Ervin from the Downtown Dayton Partnership about the Dayton Foundation&#39;s recent grant towards Five Rivers Metroparks&#39; River Run project.</p><p>-The latest installment in the SOCHE Talks: <a href="http://www.wyso.org/post/modeling-climate-change-miami-valley">Modeling Climate Change in the Miami Valley</a></p><p>-<a href="http://wyso.org/post/poor-wills-almanack-november-15-21-2011">Poor Will&#39;s Almanack: November 15 -21, 2011</a>, by Bill Felker</p> Mon, 21 Nov 2011 15:32:00 +0000 Jerry Kenney 7498 at http://wyso.org Dayton Foundation Recipient Of $26 Million http://wyso.org/post/dayton-foundation-recipient-26-million <p>A Miami Valley organization that helps local non profits announced today that it's the recipient of 26 million dollars. The Dayton Foundation says it's the single largest gift in its 89 year history.<br><br>The gift was made by the late Virginia B. Toulmin, who passed away in June. It was over 30% more than the Dayton Foundation expected to receive. President of the Foundation, Mike Parks, says Virginia Toulmin's gift is also expected to be one of the largest philanthropic gifts nationally this year.<br> Thu, 09 Sep 2010 20:54:56 +0000 Emily McCord 32858 at http://wyso.org