The Generoso Pope Foundation

The Generoso Pope Foundation is a private foundation, which responds to requests for funding from education, health, cultural, human service, and civic organizations.

From The President

index-content-02My name is David Anthony Pope, great-grandson of Generoso Pope. It is my distinct honor and privilege to serve as President and Chief Executive Officer of the philanthropic family foundation that bears my great-grandfather’s name. Generoso, whose fitting name means generous in Italian, was a true visionary who did more than dream; he faithfully implemented… read more


  • David Anthony Pope Named “Best of Westchester” PhilanthropistJuly 8, 2018 - 4:58 am

    Westchester Magazine held it’s 18th annual “Best of Westchester” competition, which awarded Westchester residents and businesses titles in categories, ranging from best diners, to best politician. David Anthony Pope, President & CEO of the Generoso Pope Foundation, was awarded the title of the “Best Philanthropist in Westchester,” for the 2018 issue. David won alongside Westchester County Executive, George […]

  • Generoso Pope Foundation Tuckahoe David Iona CollegePope Foundation Announces Endowment at Iona CollegeApril 13, 2018 - 1:34 am

    Iona College and the Board of Trustees hosted the 2018 Scholarship Award Gala at the Cipriano 42nd Street on April 13, 2018. The evening included a special presentation of the 2018 Blessed Edmund Rice Humanitarian Award to David Pope and the Generoso Pope Foundation. Past recipients of the Blessed Edmund Rice Award include the Honorable Raymond Kelly, […]