Dockstader Foundation Announces over $111,000 in Environmental Grants

The Board of Directors of the E. Kneale Dockstader Foundation are proud to announce the following grant recipients for 2016. Thank you to all who have applied, and congratulations to those who received grants! Recipients will be officially notified by mail.


  • Hillendale PTO, Hillendale Trail: $30,000.
  • The Land Conservancy of Southern Chester County, Nature Preserve and Center: $15,000.
  • Brandywine Red Clay Alliance, Education Infrastructure and Trout: $10,000.
  • Brandywine Conservancy, Stormwater Infrastructure Demonstration Project: $20,000.
  • Kennett Area Park and Recreation Board, Renovations to Herb Pennock Park: $8,700.
  • YMCA/Avondale-West Grove Rotary, Community Garden: $3,600.
  • Kennett Area Park Authority, Control of Phragmites: $2,000.
  • Dr. Barbara Stewart, Pollinator Garden for New Bolton Center: $800.
  • Oxford Area Recreation Authority, Landscaping and trail repair: $5,000.
  • Oxford Area School District, Scholarship $4,000.
  • Avon-Grove School District, Scholarship $4,000.
  • Kennett Consolidated School District, Scholarship $4,000.
  • Unionville Chadds Ford School District, Scholarship $4,000.