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Rebroadcast of the 1939 Dickens “Christmas Carol”

Once again on December 24th, at 11:00 pm, WJQZ 103.5 fm Radio will run that nostalgic rebroadcast of the 1939 Dickens “Christmas Carol” (Scrooge) feature, with Orson Welles and Lionel Barrymore. The “Friends of the Allegany County Area Foundation” will sponsor this rebroadcast as they wish you a happy holiday filled with love, hope and […]

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Leaving a Legacy….

Leaving a Legacy….

Dear Friends,          Leaving a Legacy….The greatest gift the founding fathers of the Allegany County Area Foundation gave to all of us in Allegany County and surrounding area is the opportunity to leave a Legacy. We have grown significantly since those early days and so have the number of funds in memory of someone we lost. […]

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SPCA’s Annual Cookie Sale & Pet Pics with Santa

The SPCA Serving Allegany County is holding their annual Holiday Cookie Sale & Pet Pics with Santa on Saturday, December 10th at the Wellsville Elementary School from 9am – 2pm in the multi-purpose room. If you would like to bake Christmas Cookies and other specialty baked goods or candies & fudge… this is your chance […]

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GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE ….. IN ALLEGANY COUNTY!

On Tuesday, November 29th the Allegany County Area Foundation will participate in this annual giving campaign. The Foundation is committed to improving the quality of life right here in our communities.  The Foundation manages a variety of donor funds.  Since it’s inception in 1983, more than 2.8 million dollars has been invested through the grants and […]

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The Friendship Free Library Receives ACAF Grant

Friendship – The Allegany County Area Foundation recently awarded a $146.35 grant to the Friendship Free Library. Michelle Hill, Director of the Friendship Free Library, said that the money would be used to purchase more books for the library. This award was made possible from the earnings of the Susan Foster Myers Memorial Endowment Fund. The […]

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