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Learn About Creating an Endowment Fund

Would you like to find out how you or your organization/business can create an endowment fund for a scholarship or a designated fund for a special cause that you care about? Are you tired of having to raise money for a scholarship year after year? Would you like to create a scholarship that operates off […]

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The ACAF Dollars for Scholars Program is Set to Award $296,300

The Allegany County Area Foundation will hold it’s annual Dollars for Scholars Awards Program on Sunday, May 20th at 2:00pm in the Cuba-Rushford Middle/High School. This program is open to the public. This year the Foundation will award $296,300 to 156 recipients from across Allegany County. With these awards this will put their total amount of […]

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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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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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The Foundation is a non-profit organization that manages donations 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 organizations secure their futures by managing endowment funds and ensures […]

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