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Leo and Peggy Pierce


The Leo and Peggy Pierce Family Foundation was founded in 1997 by Leo Pierce, Sr., and his wife Peggy Pierce. Though Leo and Peggy have since passed away, their legacy lives on through the foundation, which is governed by their children and grandchildren.


The Leo and Peggy Pierce Family Foundation seeks to end hunger and food insecurity in the five-county Philadelphia area and Indian River County, FL. The Foundation makes grants to support activities that address hunger and food insecurity through direct service programs and/or advocacy efforts.

Grant Lists

- 2014 Grant List
- 2015 Grant List
- 2016 Grant List
- 2017 Grant List

Board of Directors

  • Connie Pierce Buckley, Chairman/President
  • Molly Pierce, Vice President/Secretary
  • Michael Pierce, Treasurer
  • Leo Pierce Jr./Assistant Secretary
  • Kathy (Pierce) Cox
  • Eve Pierce
  • Kathie Pierce
  • Hilary Daniello
  • Tim Cox