The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust

Former Trustee H. Robert Cathcart passes away

H. Robert Cathcart

Mr. Cathcart served as a Trustee of The Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust from 1984 to 1995. During his tenure, he saw The Trust more than double in size and grow from $29,347,078 to $72,884,928.

Mr. Cathcart was instrumental in awarding more than $22M across 213 grants. Awards of particular note include the Lehigh Valley Stroke program, Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis Study, AIDS Activities Office, the Children’s Coalition of the Lehigh Valley and the Perinatal Partnership program.

Edward F. Meehan, MPH, Executive Director of The Trust, remembers Mr. Cathcart as an incredibly thoughtful and caring leader. He will be missed.