The Scio Library Receives Check from Endowment Fund

Scio Library 2015The Allegany County Area Foundation recently presented a $574.75 check to the Scio Memorial Library. This check comes from the current earnings of an ACAF endowment fund established by the Shear Family and the Hydramec Corporation of Scio back in 1989. On hand for the check presentation were: Carolyn Miller, board member of the Allegany County Area Foundation; Sue Moyer, director of the Scio Memorial Library; and the following library board members: Pat Pratt, Nancy Norton, Gloria Miess, and Mary Ann Windus.

Mrs. Moyer stated, “This money will be used to provide some special programming for children at the library.” The Scio Free Library has been serving the residents of Scio since 1906.

The library is open on Tuesday (3PM – 7PM), Wednesday (5PM – 9PM), Thursday (11AM – 3PM), Friday (1PM – 5PM), and Saturday (10AM – 2PM). For more information please visit their web site at:
The Allegany County Area Foundation holds assets of over 8 million dollars. The endowed funds continue to grow in perpetuity to enrich and improve the lives of Allegany County people.

If you would like more information on how you can provided a legacy of hope and good will in our community, please contact the Allegany County Area Foundation at 585-808-8444 or visit their web site at:

In the attached picture (L to R): Pat Pratt, Sue Moyer (Director of the Scio Memorial Library), Nancy Norton, Carolyn Miller (ACAF board member), Gloria Miess and Mary Ann Windus.