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The Canaseraga Central School Receives ACAF Grant

The Canaseraga Central School recently received a grant check for $450 from the Allegany Endowment Fund which is managed by the Allegany County Area Foundation. This grant money will be used to help support their Laundry Life Skills Project, a program to help students with disabilities develop functional skills that will increase their autonomy and their ability […]

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Cribs for Kids Program Receives Boost

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently awarded a $500 grant to the Southern Tier Health Care System to help with their Cribs for Kids Program. This program was established in 2016 with support from the Allegany County Area Foundation. Primarily an education program, Cribs for Kids promotes infant safe sleep by providing training and a […]

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The Allegany County Historical Society Receives ACAF Grant

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently presented a $1,000 grant to the Allegany County Historical Society. This grant money will be used to help support their Allegany County History Awareness Week Program scheduled for the last week in September of 2018.   The money came from the Bob Christian Fund and the Allegany Fund. This year […]

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Leslie Newland Thomas Memorial Scholarship Created

The Allegany County Area Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of the Leslie Newland Thomas Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund. This fund becomes one of 34 scholarship funds managed by the Allegany County Area Foundation Dollars for Scholars Program. The Leslie Newland Thomas Memorial Scholarship has been established by the family and friends of Leslie […]

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YEAR-END-GIVING…..Remember Us!

The Allegany County Area Foundation is a non-profit organization that manages donations and their earnings totaling more than $9 million and uses the proceeds from those funds to encourage educational, social, cultural and civic projects benefiting the residents of Allegany County. The Foundation awards scholarships to individuals and grants to community organizations. It also helps […]

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