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ACAF Contributes to Almond Park Project

ACAF Contributes to Almond Park Project

The Allegany County Area Foundation has awarded $1000 to Alfred-Almond Community Sports Associates for the construction of the Greg Norton Memorial Park in the village of Almond. The park project includes basketball and multi-purpose courts, a well-equipped playground area, seating, security features, and a pavilion. “At present” notes AACSA committee member Dan Hegarty, “there is […]

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Grant Recipients 2018-2019

The following organizations have received grants so far in the 2018 – 2019 year from ACAF’s Allegany Fund. This endowment is unrestricted, allowing the ACAF Grant Committee to assist a variety of organizations and projects.  The next grant application review will take place in mid-March. Alfred-Almond Community Sports Associates Alfred Farmer’s Market, Inc. Allegany County […]

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New Fund will Support Andover Free Library

New Fund will Support Andover Free Library

The Allegany County Area Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of an endowed fund that will benefit the Andover Free Library Established by Andover native Robert Grossman, the Fund for The Andover Free Library will provide annual support for the library’s collections, operations and facility. A 1956 graduate of Andover Central School, Bob earned […]

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Andover and Scio Libraries Benefit from ACAF Grants

Andover and Scio Libraries Benefit from ACAF Grants

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently presented grants to the Andover and Scio Free Libraries. Both organizations benefit from funds established with the foundation for their benefit; the Hydramec Fund (Scio) and the Doris O. Church Fund (Andover). The Foundation holds and invests these endowments, with the earnings providing annual support. Andover will use its […]

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Richburg-Wirt Historical Society – August 2018 #2

Richburg-Wirt Historical Society Receives Bartoo Grant

The Allegany County Area Foundation, recently presented a check for $4,381.96 to the Richburg-Wirt Historical Society (RWHS). This money comes from the earnings of the Richburg-Wirt Historical Society Endowment Fund which is held and managed by the Allegany County Area Foundation. This fund was created by the estate of Beatrice S. Bartoo. It was the […]

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