Who We Help
Originally established in 1958, the Foundation makes donations of approximately $350,000 annually. Recent 2020 grants include:
African American Male Wellness Agency
Operation Honor Guard
Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation
Hands To Hands Community Fund
BAG Lady Outreach
Boy Scouts of America / Cradle of Liberty Council
Philadelphia Union Foundation
Police Athletic League of Philadelphia (PAL)
Project Angel Food
United Way of South Hampton Roads
2019 Grants were made to:
Meet the Foundation's Board
The Foundation is run by a three-member Board of Directors. They are:
Perry A. Sook, Chairman
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Nexstar Media, Inc.
Tom Carter, Member
EVP/Chief Financial Officer, Nexstar Media, Inc.
Elizabeth Ryder, Member
EVP/General Counsel and Secretary, Nexstar Media, Inc.
Gary Weitman serves as the Nexstar Media Foundation’s Chief Operating Officer and is Nexstar Media, Inc.’s EVP & Chief Communications Officer. Alex Cervantes serves as the Foundation’s Chief Administrative Officer.
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