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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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Foundation Awards $125,000 in Scholarships

ANGELICA, N.Y., June 8, 2012—The Allegany County Area Foundation awarded scholarships worth a total of more than $125,000 to 68 area students and honored the educators they chose as having a significant impact on their lives at a reception held Thursday night in the Angelica Town Hall. Approximately 300 family and friends attended the event, […]

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Scholarship Winners… Past and Present -Paul Ronan

Paul Ronan is seen shaking hands with President Obama in the Oval Office after the signing of the Lord’s Resistance Northern Uganda Recovery Act. On May 24th, 2010 Paul Ronan, a 2002 graduate of Cuba-Rushford Central School and a Belva A. Waite Scholarship recipient who graduated from Syracuse University, was thanked by President Obama for […]

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Scholarship Winners… Past and Present – Zech Mientkiewicz

Steve & Joy’s son Zech is a Walter F. & Louisa A. Sibley Scholarship winner planning to attend Houghton College in September 2010. His brother Zekial and sister Charlean were previous Foundation scholarship winners. Steve & Joy are very thankful for the three scholarships that have enabled their children to go to the school of […]

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