Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia
"It is not uncommon for a family to experience severe financial struggles due to the illness or injury of a child.   We are extraordinarily grateful to the Phyllis Recca Foundation for helping to ease the financial burden of so many of our families, so they can focus on the road to a healthy childhood for their child."
Mary A. Cooney
Director of Development

"I would like to thank you for your gracious donation to my Eagle Scout project. I built a shed on the grounds of the Barns-Brinton House in Chadds Ford... Your contribution to my project was extremely helpful."
Scout - BSA Troop 31



One Note of Thanks:

"I am writing to thank the Foundation for paying the balance of my son Kevin's medical bill. This was totally unexpected and we were quite surprised when informed of your action. I am sure that your foundation has touched many families and we are certainly now part of that. May God bless you for the work you are doing."


The Phyllis Recca Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization committed to supporting causes related to the health, personal growth and well-being of children. A major focus of the Foundation is helping families with children suffering life-threatening medical conditions by paying their hospital bills. The Foundation also supports other activities for children, including educational, civic and social programs. The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

Program Supporting the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Through a 18 year partnership with CHOP, the Foundation has been paying the hospital bills of qualifying families.

Guidelines include:

Programs Supporting Educational, Civic and Social ActivitiesEagle Scout Shed Project
The Foundation provides financial assistance for activities which stress education, social and civic responsibility for children. This includes organizations which promote hands-on historical education opportunities and the Eagle Scout program. Scouting allows young people to develop self-reliance, learn new skills and aid others through volunteer efforts in the community.

We believe that children are the future of America; nurturing their health and development through a variety of worthwhile activities will remain a focus of our efforts going forward.

How can you help?

Donations are welcome and can be made by check to The Phyllis Recca Foundation or by credit card using the Donate Now button (processed by First Giving). Over 95% of all donations are paid out in grants to support children. Thank you for your support!

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If paying by check, mail your donation to:
The Phyllis Recca Foundation
104 Richardsons Brook Drive
Kennett Square, PA 19348

All donations are 100% tax deductible.