Community Giving

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Frank Starke

Community Foundation(s): Alexandria Area
Award: 2018 Ruth McDonald Award in Philanthropy

Having served as the president for Alexandria Technical & Community College for ten years, Frank is known for his ability to see the big picture, build relationships and create a philanthropic community. One of Frank's many sayings is, "Good, better, best, never let it rest!" Frank Starke received the Ruth McDonald Award in Philanthropy at the Alexandria Area Community Foundation Annual Dinner on May 7, 2018.