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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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Village of Andover #2 – June 2018

The Conrad and Kathryn Church Landscaping Fund Benefits the Village of Andover

The Village of Andover recently received a grant check for $4,640.82 from the Conrad and Kathryn Church Landscaping Endowment Fund which is managed by the Allegany County Area Foundation. This grant money will be used for tree pruning in the village of Andover. In 2001, the Village of Andover received a gift of some 400 trees of various species […]

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Scio Central School

Scio Central School Receives ACAF Grant for Swim Program

     The Allegany County Area Foundation, recently presented a check for $1,500 to the Scio Central School. This grant money will help support a summer swim program for the students attending the Scio Central School. Cristy McKinley, Director of Curriculum & Instruction, has been working closely with the YMCA and district personnel to set up […]

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Leadership Allegany 2018

Leadership Allegany Receives ACAF Grant

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently awarded a $600 grant to Leadership Allegany.   This money will be used to sponsor a participant in the Leadership Allegany Program. On hand to accept the award was Laura Hunsberger, a participant in the current Leadership Allegany cohort. Laura is the executive director of the Cornell Cooperative Extension of […]

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YOUR COMMUNITY, YOUR FOUNDATION, YOUR LEGACY

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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