WATCH: Dayton Foundation celebrated 100th anniversary, with Virtual Kick-Off hosted by James Brown

The Dayton Foundation celebrated its 100th anniversary with a virtual kick-off celebration Thursday.

James Brown co-hosted the event, launching the organization’s year-long Centennial Celebration.

According to the foundation, “The program will be filled with lively performances from the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra’s Brass Quintet and Grammy nominated Central State University’s Chorus; heartwarming stories of Dayton Foundation fund holders and how their gifts are touching the lives of individuals and families in Greater Dayton and beyond.”