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Andover Free Library 2017

The Andover Free Library Receives ACAF Grant

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently awarded a $190.56 grant to the Andover Free Library. This award was made possible from the earnings of the Doris O. Church Fund held by the Foundation since 1999. These annual grant awards are used to provide financial assistance for the Andover Free Library. In December of 1998 Connie […]

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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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Friendship Free Library Check Presentation 2017

Friendship Free Library Receives Money from the Susan Foster Myers Fund

     Friendship – The Allegany County Area Foundation recently awarded a $154.02 grant to the Friendship Free Library. Michelle Hill, Director of the Friendship Free Library, said that the money would be used to purchase new curtains for the Children’s Room the library. This award was made possible from the earnings of the Susan Foster […]

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Jonathan Dahlgren Eczema Fund #2

The National Eczema Association Receives ACAF Grant

The National Eczema Association (NEA) recently received a $432.44 grant check from the Jonathan A. Dahlgren Eczema Fund which is managed by the Allegany County Area Foundation. Julie Block, Chief Executive Officer of the NEA, said, “This grant money will help them to advance eczema research while providing our community with the information, resources and support […]

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