Family Honors Tim Rohe with Scholarship

Family Honors Tim Rohe with Scholarship

(January 2022) The family of Fillmore Central School alumnus Tim Rohe has established a scholarship in his honor through the Allegany County Area Foundation (ACAF). This award will support a student in pursuing education or training in a technology, mechanics, or...
Retired Belfast, Fillmore Educator Honored with Scholarship

Retired Belfast, Fillmore Educator Honored with Scholarship

(January 2022) The family of retired teacher Rose Fleming has established a scholarship in her honor through the Allegany County Area Foundation (ACAF). This $500 award will support an aspiring teacher with priority to graduates of Belfast or Fillmore central school...
Retired Nurse and Andover Native Honored with Scholarship

Retired Nurse and Andover Native Honored with Scholarship

(January 2022) The family of retired Nurse Practitioner Janet Burger Appier, who passed away on November 18th after several years of medical hardships, has established a scholarship in her honor and memory through the Allegany County Area Foundation (ACAF).   This...
December Grants Support NTHS, Book Program, Holiday Assistance

December Grants Support NTHS, Book Program, Holiday Assistance

(DEC 2021) The Allegany County Area Foundation recently made grants to support a variety of local activities. ACAF awarded $600 to the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) Belmont Chapter (BOCES). The chapter’s usual fundraising efforts have been sidelined by COVID...
Wide Awake Club Library Fund

Wide Awake Club Library Fund

(September 2021) Fillmore’s Wide Awake Club Library will benefit from ACAF’s newest fund. This endowment has been established by an anonymous donor whose own childhood was enriched by the library. The Wide Awake Club Library (WACL) was born in January 1896, when a...