Margaret Feldman Foundation
The Feldman Foundation was established by friends and associates, in memory of Margaret Feldman, a teacher and community leader in the Franklin area. The Foundation’s purpose is to improve education and develop the potential of youth in Venango County by creating an endowment that will enable donors to promote, sustain and strengthen literary education through the pursuit of excellence in the language arts by teachers and youth. The Foundation provides a permanent and growing endowment for literary education.
The Feldman Foundation is used to:
- Conduct an annual writing competition – The winning essays entries to receive a cash award;
- Provide tutorial services – College preparatory tutoring in the language arts for students desirous of expanded knowledge of classic works of literature or of concentrated writing skills and
- Award a Scholarship to pursue a college degree – To a deserving Venango County student who has achieved excellence in the language arts.