We are dedicated to advancing Human Potential in
Kanawha County, WV through the Arts, Education and Human Services.
Welcome to the Glotfelty Foundation

Glotfelty Foundation

Welcome to Charles & Mary Fayne Glotfelty Foundation, a charitable foundation dedicated to advancing Human Potential in Kanawha County, West Virginia, through the Arts, Education and Human Services.

Scholarships through the Charles & Mary Fayne Glotfelty Foundation are offered to students who may not have been high achievers or are from struggling families experiencing difficult situations. The Foundation also provides charitable grants to non-profit, tax-exempt organizations that are focused on human services or the arts in Kanawha County.

Grants through the Glotfelty Foundation are awarded four times a year. The foundation will consider grant requests at quarterly meetings.

Scholarships will be awarded twice a year.

Board of Directors

  • Sue Sergi
  • Sandra Murphy
  • Priscilla Haden
  • William Bargeloh
  • Elizabeth Pellegrin
  • Kelly Shafer

Charitable Grants

Charitable Grants are awarded to tax-exempt organizations operating in Kanawha County, WV that provide direct services to children or adults who are experiencing difficult situations such as, but not limited to, homelessness and battering; organizations that meet basic individual needs such as, but not limited to, food, shelter, and clothing; and arts organizations. Read More

Educational Grants

Educational Grants are designed to assist students in Kanawha County, WV who may have matured late, completed a GED, or who may not have been high achievers in high school but who can demonstrate their ambition, their willingness to work hard, and who have sound educational goals. These grants are awarded directly to accredited colleges, universities, and technical/vocational schools. Read More

If you think you may qualify for a grant through the Charles & Mary Fayne Glotfelty Foundation,
click here to request more information.