Westfield Foundation Welcomes New Executive Director

The Westfield Foundation has named Gerard P. ‘Jay’ Boyle, a lifelong resident of Westfield, as our Executive Director.  Jay served on the board of trustees for the previous six years before taking this position.  He succeeds Betsy Chance, who served as Executive Director for 26 years.  Jay grew up in Westfield, attending Holy Trinity Grammar […]

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Westfield Foundation Supports Boys & Girls Club of Union

By THE BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF UNION COUNTY October 9, 2015 Union, NJ  — Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County received a grant award from The Westfield Foundation of $20,000 to support their expanded Career Launch Program.  Elizabeth Chance, Executive Director of The Westfield Foundation, along with Trustees Darielle Walsh and Claudia Andreski, […]

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Annual Meeting set for May!

Please join the Westfield Foundation at their 40th annual meeting on Tuesday, May 5th. The meeting will be held in the Westfield Memorial Library meeting room at 7pm. This is the perfect opportunity for the public to find out more about the Westfield Foundation and how they have touched peoples’ lives for the past 40 […]

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Honoring Young Lives Lost in Vietnam War

Westfield – Hundreds of community members attended the dedication of the new Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Westfield. The memorial remembers and honors the 11 Westfield residents who died while serving in the Vietnam War.  The memorial joins existing memorials for World War II, World War I, the Korean War and the Spanish-American War at the intersection of North […]

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Alice and Bob Dillon Honored for Service

Westfield- The Westfield Foundation honored Alice and Bob Dillon at their annual Cornerstone breakfast, held in December at ELCC. Bob Dillon, who passed away in May 2012, and Alice were honored not solely for their work with the Westfield Foundation.  The Dillons were involved with many organizations in the area, including the United Fund, Overlook […]

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