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JVS SoCal and Friese Foundation Help Students Achieve their Dreams

The Friese Foundation is proud to support organizations that benefit veterans, first responders, animal rescues, youth education, mental health, and other important causes. The foundation’s goal is to bridge the gap from “hopelessness to wholeness” and create life-changing, impactful opportunities through the power of philanthropy. Among other organizations, the Friese Foundation supports JVS SoCal. Through… Continue Reading

Friese Foundation’s Gift Continues Vital Resources for Veterans

One of the Friese Foundation’s central mandates is to support initiatives that improve the lives of United States military service members. In addition to its contributions to a wide range of community-building programs and organizations focused on education, animal welfare, and youth, the foundation has also made substantial contributions to groups that work with veterans… Continue Reading

USO Supports the Troops with Help from the Friese Foundation

Established by retired glass industry executive Donald Friese, the Friese Foundation supports a variety of organizations dedicated to the needs of children, youth, and other important groups in need. The foundation also donates to range of nonprofits dedicated to military veterans, first responders, and animal welfare, as well as community partners such as hospitals and… Continue Reading

Friese Foundation Partnership Supports Glass Industry Knowledge

In September 2019, the Friese Foundation and the National Glass Association (NGA) announced an exciting new partnership. Designed to help workers in the glass and glazing industry increase their trade-specific knowledge, the collaboration developed out of Donald Friese’s long-time focus on giving back. The Friese Foundation’s gift will help train the next generation of workers… Continue Reading