Our History

Since 1935, the Trexler Trust has awarded nearly $155 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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Thanksgiving Holiday

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Harry C. Trexler Trust will be closed November 28 - 29, 2019. We will resume normal business hours on Monday, December 2, 2019. Please note: The building will also be closed so grant requests may not be delivered on those days.

Grant Request Deadline is Monday, December 2, 2019.

Grant requests must be received by the Trust Office by Monday, December 2nd. Please use the New Summary Form and New Procedure for your application. A copy is available from the office or from our website – from the Grant Application page, enter your Lehigh County zip code and download the PDF file.


Trexler Trust Awards More Than $5.8 Million to Lehigh County Charities

Please click on the link to view the Press Release and Distribution List


How do I apply for a grant from the Harry C. Trexler Trust?

To access the list of Frequently Asked Questions, please click on the link.