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


  • Generoso Pope Foundation Westchester Italian Cultural Center St Pio David Anthony Pope Rick SantorumSaint Pio Relics Showcased at the Pope FoundationSeptember 19, 2019 - 6:43 am

    The Saint Pio Foundation held a private event at the Generoso Pope Foundation on September 19, 2019. Maestro Luciano Lamonarca, President & CEO of the Saint Pio Foundation, opened with the history of Saint Pio and the importance of his work and legacy. Special guests in attendance included 2016 Presidential Candidate & Former US Senator, […]

  • Exciting Update Regarding the Columbus Circle StatueOctober 9, 2018 - 4:27 pm

    On September 20, 2018, the New York State Board of Historic Preservation voted unanimously to place the Columbus Circle statue in the state register for its historic and cultural significance. Immediately following the vote, the state Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation Department nominated the statue for a designation on the National Register of Historic Places. “The form and content […]