Corporate and Foundation Relations

Support from foundations and corporations is vital to East Stroudsburg University’s mission to develop a culture of research and scholarship. The Corporate and Foundation Relations Department manages and coordinates ESU’s relationships with corporations and private foundations to increase funding support to the university. The department offers full and individual attention to all faculty and staff inquiries by providing prospect research, clearance to approach corporations and private foundations, recommendations for cultivation and solicitation strategies, and stewardship activities. 

Inquiries should be made to Lianna DeSantis, director of corporate and foundation relations, at 570-422-3179 or