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Warren Emerson and Mason Kelley Carry ACAF Banner in Fillmore Parade

Warren Emerson and Mason Kelley Carry ACAF Banner in Fillmore Parade

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74 Scholarships Awarded at Annual Education Reception

The Foundation recognized the achievements of 74 local high school students at the annual education reception held on June 4 at the Amity Rescue Squad Building in Belmont, NY. Carolyn Miller, president and Warren Emerson, development chair spoke eloquently about each award recipient.  Awards totaled over $168.000.00. Patricia Oliver, Scholarship Coordinator distributed letters of recognition to […]

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2012-13 Accomplishments and New Funds

Increased assets in portfolio to 7.5 million dollars. Implemented Donor Database(Little Green Light). Strengthened Local Partnerships. Initiated Events for public. White House Christmas Card Display and Receptions. Advanced communication through social media. Added non-endowed funds policy Updated grants policy to include grant cycles  New Funds: •Robertson-Whiteman Memorial Scholarship •Stephen V. Ambroselli Scholar Incentive Fund •Highway […]

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Cuba Chamber of Commerce Establishes Cuba Legacy Fund and Toys for Kids Fund

Cuba Chamber of Commerce Establishes Cuba Legacy Fund and Toys for Kids Fund

  The Cuba Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the establishment the Cuba Legacy Fund for $50,000.00 at the Allegany County Area Foundation. This fund would not have been possible without the vision of Gus Hillstrom over fifty years ago. Mr. Hillstrom, one of the principals of Acme Electric Corporation located in Cuba, NY […]

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Allegany County Area Foundation Hosts Annual Meeting

Allegany County Area Foundation Hosts Annual Meeting

The annual meeting of the ACAF was held on November 19, 2012 t the Crossroads Center in Belmont. The annual report was presented at that time to area grant seekers who received over $11,000.00 in funds from the Foundation. The meeting was called to order by Carolyn Miller, Board president. Dick Halberg, Finance Chairperson provided […]

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