Our History

Since 1935, the Trexler Trust has awarded nearly $165 million to charitable organizations throughout the County of Lehigh.
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Grant Applicants

Eligibility is limited to organizations domiciled in Lehigh County.
The annual grant submission deadline is December 1st.
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Allentown Parks

General Trexler is considered the Father of the Allentown Park System. His contributions and his vision are responsible for the vast green space within the City. Read more >

Watch the Video

The influence of General Harry C. Trexler on his community during his lifetime and long after is documented on video by PBS39/WLVT.
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APPOINTMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

Community Leader Donald M. Bernhard Appointed as a Trexler Trustee

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APPOINTMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

AWARD PRESS RELEASE

Trexler Trust Awards More Than $5.7 Million to Lehigh County Charities

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AWARD PRESS RELEASE

June 2020

Pursuant to Governor Wolf’s phased reopening plan for Pennsylvania, the Trexler Trust’s physical office will reopen as of June 8, 2020.  We respectfully request that during this uncertain time, you make an appointment prior to visiting our office.  When visiting our office, please exercise caution and follow the guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) including washing your hands and covering your mouth and nose with a mask. 

Please know that our staff members are taking every possible measure to ensure your safety as our visitor along with the safety of our co-workers. 

We appreciate your cooperation and thank you for your patience and understanding.  We have every expectation that – together – Allentown and Lehigh County will continue to rise to successfully overcome this unprecedented challenge. 

The Trustees and Staff of the Harry  C. Trexler Trust