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


  • New York State Comptroller Honors David Anthony PopeOctober 23, 2019 - 7:01 am

    New York State Comptroller, Thomas P. DiNapoli, hosted the Italian Heritage Month Reception at the Generoso Pope Foundation. The event took place on October 23, 2019 in the Anthony J Pope Memorial Lecture Hall. David Anthony Pope, was honored by DiNapoli, for his efforts in preserving and promoting the Italian culture. Other honorees included, Antonio Capicotto, John DeCicco […]

  • 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, […]