Organizations Served

Recognizing a growing need in the community, Bob and Noel Stanek established Stanek Associates to help nonprofit organizations, foundations and other community service entities have a greater impact on those they serve and the community as a whole. The following represent a partial list of organizations that they have served through their various roles in the community:

Bob has served in the following leadership and governance roles:

President/CEO, Catholic Health East (CHE): One of the largest Catholic health systems in the USA with hospitals and healthcare facilities from Maine to Florida, employing more than 54,000 full time employees.

President/CEO, Mercy Health System of Western New York: Coordinated activities that led to the merged formation of the Catholic Health System of Buffalo.

Campaign Co-Chair with Noel, CHAUSA Haiti Campaign for Rebirth & Renewal: Raised $10 million to reconstruct a 200-bed hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. 


Board of Directors, Accumen, San Diego, CA: A hospital laboratory management company.

Advisory Board & Consultant, Safeguard Scientifics, Philadelphia, PA: A publicly traded venture capital firm.

President, DABO, San Francisco, CA: A venture capital IT healthcare organization.

Board of Directors, Seamless Health, New York, NY: An Accretive company.

Board of Directors, Accretive Health, Chicago, IL: A publicly traded entity providing healthcare billing services.


Chairperson of the Board of Trustees, Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHAUSA): Representing the largest group of Catholic healthcare providers in the nation.

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Noel has served the following organizations as Principal of Kane Stanek Associates, providing philanthropic counsel, campaign management, and governance:

La Comunidad Hispana – Kennett Square, PA

Community Volunteers in Medicine – West Chester, PA

St. Francois de Sales Hospital, Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Alzheimer’s Association Delaware Valley Chapter – Philadelphia, New Jersey & Delaware

Devereux National & Devereux Florida – Philadelphia, PA & Orlando, FL

Niagara Lutheran Health System – Buffalo, NY

Olean General Hospital – Olean, NY

Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center – Buffalo, NY


Chester County Food Bank – Downingtown, PA

Surrey Services for Seniors – Berwyn, PA

Thorncroft Therapeutic Horseback Riding, Inc. – Malvern, PA

Chester County Council, Boy Scouts of America – West Chester, PA

Operation Warm – Kennett Square, PA

Delco Blind/Sight Center – Chester, PA

Family Services – Norristown, PA

International Dyslexia Association – Baltimore, MD

Meals on Wheels of Buffalo & Erie County – Buffalo, NY

United Cerebral Palsy Association of Western New York – Buffalo, NY

Lutheran Social Services of Upstate New York, Inc. – Jamestown, NY

Presbyterian Homes of Western New York, Inc. – Williamsville, NY


Gwynedd Mercy Academy – Gwynedd Valley, PA

Trocaire College – Buffalo, NY

Hope Partnership for Education – Philadelphia, PA

The Buffalo Seminary – Buffalo, NY

EPIC Program, Inc. – Buffalo, NY & New York, NY


Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Communities of Buffalo & Rochester, NY

Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia – Aston, PA

Sisters of Saints Cyril and Methodius – Danville, PA

Dominican Sisters – Elkins Park, PA

Mother Bethel Foundation – Philadelphia, PA


Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia – Philadelphia, PA

WNED Public Broadcasting Association – Buffalo, NY

Irish Classical Theatre – Buffalo, NY

Buffalo Niagara Partnership – Buffalo, NY


President, DePaul Health Foundation & Vice President, DePaul Medical Center – Norfolk, VA

President, Good Samaritan Health Foundation & Vice President, Good Samaritan Medical Center, Pottsville, PA