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ACAF Grant Supports Howe Library Project

ACAF Grant Supports Howe Library Project

ACAF Grant Supports Howe Library Project The Allegany County Area Foundation recently presented a $500 grant to the David A. Howe Library for the reupholstering of the Library’s armchairs. Original to the building (1937), the chairs are found primarily in the Library’s Local History Room, which houses historical and genealogical records and serves as a […]

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ACAF Grant Supports Cooperative Extension’s FLAVOR Project

ACAF Grant Supports Cooperative Extension’s FLAVOR Project

The Allegany County Area Foundation recently presented a $600 grant to the Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Allegany County office, for the development of a 20-C (Commercial) kitchen. This new kitchen is part of the FLAVOR project, which promises to benefit Allegany County citizens in several ways. Expected to be in place by fall, the CCE’s commercial […]

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Grant Application Deadline – March 1

Applications for the next round of ACAF grants are due on March 1. Application information can be found under the grants tab on this site. Completed applications will be reviewed at the March 27 ACAF Grants Committee Meeting.

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ACAF Contributes to Almond Park Project

ACAF Contributes to Almond Park Project

The Allegany County Area Foundation has awarded $1000 to Alfred-Almond Community Sports Associates for the construction of the Greg Norton Memorial Park in the village of Almond. The park project includes basketball and multi-purpose courts, a well-equipped playground area, seating, security features, and a pavilion. “At present” notes AACSA committee member Dan Hegarty, “there is […]

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Grant Recipients 2018-2019

The following organizations have received grants so far in the 2018 – 2019 year from ACAF’s Allegany Fund. This endowment is unrestricted, allowing the ACAF Grant Committee to assist a variety of organizations and projects.  The next grant application review will take place in mid-March. Alfred-Almond Community Sports Associates Alfred Farmer’s Market, Inc. Allegany County […]

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