Board directors Horatio Alger Awards Committee, 1978, Robert Schuller Ministries, since 1984. Vice chairman, board directors Food Industry Crusade Against Hunger, since 1989. National food manufacturing chairman United States Industrial Payroll Savings Committee, 1980.
Member president' advisory council Eastern College, 1984-1988. The President' Council on Fitness and Sports, 1984-1988. Board directors School Business Administration Sponsors, Inc., College William and Mary, 1985-1988.
Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, 51-53. Member of since 1974), Rotary (Hershey past president), Masons (33d degree, past president Hershey Shrine.