Andover Cemeteries to Benefit from New Fund

(October 2021) An anonymous donor has established a fund with the Allegany County Area Foundation (ACAF) for the benefit of Andover’s Hillside and Valley Brook cemeteries. New York’s rural cemeteries face financial challenges borne of rising costs, changing...

June ACAF Grants Support Students, Libraries, Friendship Historians

(June 2021) The Allegany County Area Foundation approved grants to several local organizations at its June meeting. The recipients are: Family Service Society (FSS) received $550 for a student field trip. FSS runs mentoring programs at three schools in Allegany County...

New Scholarships Will Serve Allegany County Students

(June 2021) The Allegany County Area Foundation is pleased to announce that generous donors have recently endowed three new scholarships.  All will be awarded for the first time during the 2022-2023 academic year and can be applied for through the Foundation’s regular...

Barbie Ludden Remembered with Scholarship

(March 2021) The Cuba Central School Class of 1981 has created a scholarship with the Allegany County Area Foundation to honor friend and classmate Barbie Ludden, who tragically lost her life in August 2020, a victim of domestic violence.  This scholarship will be...