Leslie Newland Thomas Memorial Scholarship

(Feb. 2018) The Allegany County Area Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of the Leslie Newland Thomas Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund. This fund becomes one of 34 scholarship funds managed by the Allegany County Area Foundation Dollars for Scholars...

Fund Created by the Friends of the Allegany Arc

(Dec. 2017) The Friends of the Allegany Arc have created a new endowment fund at the Allegany County Area Foundation. The annual earnings from this fund will be used to fund the new Joseph Damiano Memorial Direct Support Professional of the Year Award. This new award...
Betty Embser Wattenberg Scholarship Recognizes Service

Betty Embser Wattenberg Scholarship Recognizes Service

(Dec. 2016)   By Sandy Rigas – Special to The Daily Reporter WELLSVILLE – A current Wellsville High School senior will have the opportunity to be awarded a scholarship created in memory of the WHS Class of 1966 student voted as “Most Admired.”...
Fund Helps People with Eczema

Fund Helps People with Eczema

(July 2016) The Jonathan A. Dahlgren Eczema Fund has been established at the Allegany County Area Foundation by the family of Denis and Colleen Dahlgren. The earnings from this endowment fund will benefit the National Eczema Association (NEA) to help them carry out...
Ann Swift Memorial Nursing Scholarship Created for CRCS Grads

Ann Swift Memorial Nursing Scholarship Created for CRCS Grads

(May 2016) Ellsworth Swift of Cuba, NY has recently created a scholarship endowment fund with the Allegany County Area Foundation to honor his wife, Ann Swift, who passed away in 2014. This scholarship will be available to the graduates of the Cuba-Rushford High...