Chair’s Choice Celebration, Celebrating Philanthropy Leadership


West Chester, PA– Join the Chester County Community Foundation to honor the out-going Foundation Board Chair, William J. Gallagher Esq., and welcome Robert E. Rigg as in-coming Chair at Galer Estate Vineyard and Winery on June 26th.  In this beautiful setting the Foundation and guests will drink and be merry in celebration of Gallagher’s successful two years as board chair.

As they are treated to tours of the vineyard by Galer winemakers, guests will also enjoy Chester County visual and musical arts displayed throughout the vineyard. New Street Catering appetizers and desserts will be plentiful and guests will be welcome to taste and enjoy Galer’s award winning wine.

Foundation President and CEO, Karen A. Simmons, notes “The Foundation continues to benefit from incredibly strong leadership.  Over the past 2 years, William J. Gallagher, Esq., has led the Foundation through immense growth. We appreciate his hard work and look forward to continued achievements as Bob takes the reins.”

If you would like to join the Chester County Community Foundation to celebrate Gallagher’s philanthropy leadership success please visit https://chescocf.org/events/chairs-choice-reception/ .

Headquartered in West Chester’s historic Lincoln Building, the Chester County Community Foundation connects people who care with causes that matter, so their legacy philanthropy makes a difference now and forever.  The Community Foundation holds nearly $50 million in trust and annually awards $2.5 million in grants and scholarships.