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Support the ACAF on New York Gives Day!

Tomorrow is the Day – November 28th! You can support the Allegany County Area Foundation on NY Gives Day – Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Your donations will support our Community Grants Program and our Dollars for Scholars Program which helps the students of Allegany County attain their dream of attending college. Your donations will help […]

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Scio Free Library 2017

The Scio Memorial Library Receives Grant Money

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently presented a $598.57 check to the Scio Memorial Library. This check comes from the current earnings of an ACAF endowment fund established by the Hydramec Corporation in Scio back in 1989. This fund was created for the purpose of promoting free public library services for the Scio community. Mrs. […]

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Blind Association Check Presentation 2017

The Blind Association Receives Grant

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently awarded a $500 grant to the Allegany County Association for the Blind and Visually Handicapped. This award was made possible from the earnings of the Allegany Fund held by the Foundation. The Allegany County Association for the Blind and Visually Handicapped is partnering with the David A. Howe Library […]

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Big Brothers, Big Sisters

The Big Brothers, Big Sisters Programs Receive ACAF Grant Money

The Allegany County Area Foundation (ACAF) recently presented two $350 checks to fund a Big Brothers, Big Sisters project at both the Genesee Valley Central School and the Whitesville Central School. This money comes from the Allegany Endowment Fund at the Foundation. Harmony Ayers-Friendlander, Executive Director of the Family Service Society, stated, “The Big Brothers, […]

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Genesee Valley Drama Club 2017

The Genesee Valley Drama Club Receives ACAF Grant

The Genesee Valley Central School Drama Club recently received a grant check for $1,400 from the Allegany Endowment Fund which is managed by the Allegany County Area Foundation. This grant money will be used to help revitalize the dramatic arts at the Genesee Valley Central School. Jean Vallance, GVCS Drama Club Co-Advisor stated, “Our drama program as […]

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