Contact Us about Giving

The Barber National Institute provides a number of ways to give-making a donation, supporting an event through sponsorship or attendance, EITC tax credits or including us when doing your estate planning to name a few.  Discussing your charitable intentions with us can lead to a much better result than going it alone - and will assure that your gift is used just as you wish. We can give you valuable information about any of the creative giving techniques mentioned in these giving pages.

Contact us today to assist us in making dreams come true.

Laura R. Schaaf
Director of Giving
814-874-5802

Kristin Blakely
Event Coordinator
814-480-6810

Pete Russo
Advancement Associate
814-874-5537

Nichole Miller
Administrative Assistant
814-874-5640

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For Professional Advisors

As a professional advisor, you build your client relationships on trust and mutual respect. The same is true for our relationships with our friends and donors.

We understand that financial, philanthropic and estate goals are unique to the individual. For this reason, we welcome the opportunity to assist as you incorporate your clients’ philanthropic objectives into well-crafted estate plans. Furthermore, we encourage prospective donors to consult with their financial advisors before making decisions based on information we provide.

Please feel free to contact Laura Schaaf directly for information or assistance on a confidential basis at 814-874-5802.

Legal Name: The Dr. Gertrude A. Barber Foundation, Inc.
Tax I.D. Number: 25-1753149
Incorporated In: Erie, PA

The Dr. Gertrude A. Barber Foundation adheres to the guidelines established within the Donor Bill of Rights.