Since 2009 the Marksbury Family Foundation has worked to provide educational opportunities for the people of Central Kentucky. We believe that people of all ages and from all walks of life deserve access to quality educational programs and tools. Being born, raised, and educated in in Central Kentucky, our founders focus on helping fellow citizens of the area.
The Marksbury Family Foundation funds education related programs run by non-profit organizations in Central Kentucky. Programs include, but are not limited to, childhood development, scholarships, and continuing education for adults. The details below will help determine whether your organization and potential grant is a fit for our foundation.
Davis Marksbury Jr. - Davis Jr. is the founder of the Marksbury Family Foundation. It is through his work with document creation software that the foundation’s existence is possible. Davis graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Kentucky with a degree in civil engineering in 1980.
Beverly Marksbury - Beverly grew up in Cynthiana, Kentucky. She moved to Lexington with Davis and her children in 1987. Beverly has been an active member in the community ever since. She has volunteered her time on numerous boards and non-profits throughout the city.
Davis Marksbury III - Davis III is the Marksbury Family Foundation’s expert on investments. He has degrees in History and Economics from the University of Kentucky.
Stacie Marksbury - Stacie is the Marksbury Family Foundation’s expert on early childhood education. Stacie grew up in Lexington, KY and graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2010 with a degree in elementary education.
Doris Marksbury - Doris is a Kentucky native and has resided in Lexington for the majority of her adult life. Doris is an active volunteer in Lexington; she serves as the treasurer of the camp committee of the Fayette County 4-H Council and volunteers at the Lexington Arboretum. Before her time as a volunteer, Doris had a thirty year career at IBM. She worked in secretarial services, human resources, and training. In her free time, Doris likes to garden and read.
Logan Marksbury - Logan graduated from Centre College in 2011 with a degree in International Studies. During her time at Centre, she was both an intern and volunteer with various non-profit organizations in Lexington . Post Centre, Logan worked at the Lexington startup Sojo Studios (now Causley). She is also a past board member of the BlueGrass Community Foundation. She now devotes her time to serving as the President of the Marksbury Family Foundation.