Signature Fundraiser

Friday, June 3, 2016

Monte Carlo Night recognizes scholarship recipients from Montgomery and Bucks counties, and generates funds for women empowerment projects in our communities.

B U Y - T I C K E T S

Community Impact

Scholarships, Grants, Focus Groups and other Programs geared toward assisting youth and adults in Montgomery County with their educational, leadership and artistic endeavors.

Rose Garden Campaign

The R.O.S.E. Garden is the Foundation's donor campaign that allows stakeholders to make fiscal contributions in support of our program initiatives.

D O N A T E - T O D A Y

The Foundation

The R.O.S.E. Foundation is a non-profit community organization whose charitable purpose is to secure resources to positively impact the quality of life for deserving women and their families.


Deidre Patterson

Selena Price Kent
Vice Chairman

Huan Baum

Catherine Broach

Stephanie Harris
Financial Secretary

Sabrina Price Powell


Nia Campbell Hayes
Board Director

Terri Lee
Board Director

Nicole McElroy
Board Director

Monica Williams
Board Director

Stephanie Pompey
Legal Counsel

Our History

The R.O.S.E. (Recognizing Opportunities for Service and Education) Foundation was established on June 12, 2002. Operations were officially established in September 2003.

The R.O.S.E. Foundation is a broad-based, nonprofit organization, who’s educational and charitable endeavors are supported and endorsed by the members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Phi Beta Omega Chapter.

Goals / Objective

Empower women in transition to achieve greater economic security and self sufficiency for themselves and their families through initiatives that:

  • Build self-esteem through education, the arts and self empowerment
  • Build self reliance through economic awareness, financial literacy and health awareness
  • Enhance life skills in the areas of health, family dynamics, and economics
  • Enhance emotional competence and coping skills

Foundation Highlights

+ The R.O.S.E. Foundation would like to welcome their two New Board Directors: Mrs. Deidre Patterson (Financial Secretary) and Mrs. Selena Price-Kent (Foundation Scholarship Lead).

+ The Board Directors would like to thank Mrs. Pat Augustus-Gilbert for her tenure as a Board Director over the years. As an inaugural Board Director, she has been a great asset to the organization’s growth, and we wish her the best in her future endeavors.

+ The Foundation awarded $500 to the Women Veterans ROCK organization in support their efforts of continued professional development of female veterans. A Reception was held on December 6th for the grant presentation. 50% of the grant was used to provide a scholarship for 6 women to attend a Leadership Development Workshop. The remainder was awarded to Tiffany Johnson, a female veteran and employee for the Montgomery County Veteran outreach center.

+ The R.O.S.E. Foundation served as a sponsor for the "Pink Goes Red" Heart Walk on Friday, February 7, 2014 at the Cheltenham Mall in Cheltenham, PA. The walk was hosted by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Phi Beta Omega Chapter of North Wales, PA in an effort to raise awareness of the dangers of heart disease in women.

+ The Foundation donated 50 new books to Silver Springs Martin Luther School in December 2013. This was in addition to $100.00 value in books for the “Messages to Moms” program in 2011.

The R.O.S.E. Foundation

600 West Germantown Pike | Suite 400

Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

P: (610) 940-1642

F: (610) 825-6228