Grant Awards

Through the generous gifts of Allegany County residents; the Grant Committee, chaired by Rod Bennett and approved by the full Board of Directors, awards grants to worthy non-profit organizations in Allegany County.  Our  4 grant cycles beginning in April 2014 are:

  • Apr., May, June         Applications due on June  30th        Grants awarded at July Board Mtg.
  • July, Aug., Sept          Applications due on Sept. 30th         Grants awarded at Oct. Board Mtg.
  • Oct., Nov., Dec           Applications due on Dec. 31st           Grants awarded at Jan. Board Mtg.
  • Jan., Feb., March      Applications due on Mar. 15th         Grants  awarded at Mar. Board Mtg.

In addition,the by-laws of the Allegany County Area Foundation state that a final report shall be submitted to the executive director of the ACAF following the completion of the project or program

The Foundation believes by increasing the capacity of individuals we are improving the quality of life for all Allegany County citizens. The Allegany County Area Foundation endeavors to increase its grant making funds through donations to the Allegany Fund. Please contact Denis Dahlgren , our executive director, at 585-808-8444 or donate online at alleganycountyareafoundation.org. Subscribe to our Facebook page and receive regular updates.