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74 Scholarships Awarded at Annual Education Reception

The Foundation recognized the achievements of 74 local high school students at the annual education reception held on June 4 at the Amity Rescue Squad Building in Belmont, NY. Carolyn Miller, president and Warren Emerson, development chair spoke eloquently about each award recipient.  Awards totaled over $168.000.00. Patricia Oliver, Scholarship Coordinator distributed letters of recognition to […]

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Allegany Area Foundation 2013 Scholarship Recipients

Allegany Area Foundation 2013 Scholarship Recipients

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Stephen V. Ambroselli Scholar Incentive Award

  1960 Belmont High School graduate Stephen V. Ambroselli has established a scholarship fund with the Allegany County Area Foundation for $125,000.00. Mr. Ambroselli grew up in Belmont, New York. He has fond memories of those years and especially remembers the dedicated teachers in the community. After high school Mr. Ambroselli attended St. Bonaventure University […]

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Thank you’s from scholarship winners.

February, 2013 Dear Members of the ACAF, I wanted to thank you for awarding me an Allegany County Area Foundation scholarship. It has certainly helped pay for costs my first year at SUNY Geneseo. It is contributions like these from the Foundation that allow young minds to pursue their dreams, and give students like myself, […]

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John C. Robertson and Flora S. Whiteman Scholarship

Loretta Whiteman Robertson lived in Cuba, NY and worked as a marching band teacher at Hinsdale Central School. Her life was devoted to her students, her family and her community. She passed away in 1972 and in her will provided a scholarship fund. Local attorney, Wesley J. Serra was the trustee  of that will until […]

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