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Four area graduates receive health care scholarships
Thu, Jul 2nd 2020 11:00 am
Four recent area graduates received scholarships for students pursuing health care field-related degrees from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Eight area students receive scholarships from Big 30 Athletic Fund
Wed, Jul 1st 2020 11:00 am
Eight area graduating seniors recently received scholarships from the Big 30 Athletic Fund at Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
21 grants, $25,000, awarded to nonprofits from WNY COVID-19 Response Fund
Mon, Jun 29th 2020 02:00 pm
With the support of nonprofit leaders in Cattaraugus County, the WNY COVID-19 Community Response Fund recently made possible 21 grants to organizations in Cattaraugus County, together totaling $25,000 to support those most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Six OHS students receive CRCF scholarships
Fri, Jun 26th 2020 02:35 pm
Six graduating Olean High School seniors recently received scholarship awards from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Six OHS students receive memorial CRCF scholarships
Wed, Jun 24th 2020 09:00 am
Six graduating Olean High School seniors recently received scholarship awards established in memory of local residents and managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Four area students receive John J. Murphy Family Scholarship
Mon, Jun 22nd 2020 01:00 pm
Four area graduating students recently received the John J. Murphy Family Scholarship, managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Six ALCS students receive first round of CRCF scholarships
Wed, Jun 17th 2020 01:55 pm
Six graduating Allegany-Limestone Central School seniors recently received scholarship awards established by area residents or in memory of late community members from scholarship funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Cattaraugus Gives 2020 registration open, webinar training set for June 22
Thu, Jun 11th 2020 09:00 am
Cattaraugus Gives, a day of giving for the Cattaraugus County region led by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, is set to return in 2020.
Four Hinsdale students receive CRCF Scholarships
Wed, Jun 10th 2020 10:00 am
Four graduating students of Hinsdale Central School recently received scholarship awards from scholarship funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
CRCF office to reopen June 8 with restrictions for visitors
Thu, Jun 4th 2020 03:00 pm
As businesses in the Western New York region begin moving into phase 2 of the New York State COVID-19 reopening process, the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation office will reopen June 8 with new policies and guidelines for visitors.
Drs. Ashok and Yogi Kothari named Friends of the Foundation, to be honored in 2021
Thu, Jun 4th 2020 08:55 am
An integral part of any friendship is a willingness to help one another. Time and time again Dr. Ashok and Dr. Yogini Kothari have stepped up to help the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation and the community as a whole in numerous ways.
Elisa's Run for the Arts to be held virtually
Tue, Jun 2nd 2020 08:00 am
The 4th annual Elisa's Run for the Arts will be held virtually on June 13 at 10 a.m. to raise money for the Elisa Hughey Scholarship for the Arts at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
CRCF endowments provide over $20,000 in grants in May
Mon, Jun 1st 2020 10:00 am
A number of area nonprofit organizations recently together received over $20,000 from endowment funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
COVID-19 Response Fund grant application process reopens June 1
Tue, May 26th 2020 08:40 am
Grant applications for the second round of funding from the COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County will be available beginning June 1.
Area service clubs meet, exceed $5,000 Service Above Self Challenge for COVID-19 Response
Mon, May 18th 2020 01:00 pm
Area service clubs together raised $6,075 for the COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County during the Service Above Self Challenge, exceeding the $5,000 goal and challenge grant offered by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
ACCFW Mother's Day Campaign
Fri, May 8th 2020 01:00 pm
Allegany County, NY, May 8, 2020 - The Allegany-Cattaraugus-Chautauqua Fund for Women (ACC FFW) is excited to announce our 3rd annual Mother's Day campaign. As we prepare to award 5 individual grants in 2020, we are seeking support to continue expanding our reach, since there is much more work to be done.
Area service clubs to raise funds for COVID-19 Response with Service Above Self Challenge
Thu, Apr 30th 2020 03:00 pm
Area service clubs will be engaging in friendly competition to give back through the Service Above Self Challenge to raise funds for the COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County.
12 nonprofit agencies receive grants from local COVID-19 Response Fund to help impacted residents
Tue, Apr 21st 2020 02:40 pm
Twelve nonprofits assisting Cattaraugus County residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic have received a total of $27,000 in grants from the COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County to help them provide for the basic needs of the county's most vulnerable populations.
Catt. Co. nonprofits receive WNY COVID-19 Response Fund grants totaling nearly $130,000
Fri, Apr 10th 2020 10:00 am
Leaders of the COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County recommended four local nonprofits to the Western New York Covid-19 Community Response Fund as potential grant recipients and together this week they received almost $130,000 to support their efforts to help those impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.
Donations still sought for COVID-19 Response Fund, grant applications for nonprofits available
Fri, Apr 3rd 2020 11:00 am
The COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County has raised almost $30,000 in donations, but additional donations are still being sought to meet increasing needs from nonprofits.
COVID-19 Response Fund established to provide disaster relief
Fri, Mar 20th 2020 03:00 pm
In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation and other area funding organizations are collaborating to lead a coordinated philanthropic response by establishing the COVID -19 Response Fund.
Deadline to apply for CRCF scholarships to remain April 1
Tue, Mar 17th 2020 03:00 pm
After careful consideration by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation's board of directors and staff, CRCF's scholarship deadline will remain April 1.
ARSP Fund established to support future Allegany skate park
Mon, Mar 16th 2020 10:00 am
It has been years since the Allegany/Olean area has had a public skate park, but a group of dedicated volunteers are working to change that by leading efforts to fundraise for and construct the Allegany River Skate Park.
Jack Reading Memorial Fund to support Holiday Valley Alpine Ski Racing
Mon, Mar 9th 2020 04:00 pm
For hundreds of athletes over the years, "Grandpa Jack" Reading was a constant - an always smiling face and a calming presence - at the top of the hill.
CRCF Community Fund grant applications due April 21
Fri, Mar 6th 2020 11:00 am
Applications for grants from the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation's Community Fund are due April 21.
SK8EVL Raises $2,500 for Skatepark in Ellicottville
Tue, Mar 3rd 2020 02:00 pm
SK8EVL raffled off a pair of skis and a snowboard during the Bad Ski Suit Party held Saturday, February 29th at Madigan's, raising $2,500 for the Ellicottville Skatepark Fund. Jeff Andreano won the Elan Ripstick 86 skis donated by Mud, Sweat n' Gears, and Ryan Peterson won the commemorative Crown Royal snowboard donated by Doug Anderson. Madigan's donated the cover charges from the Bad Ski Suit Party to SK8EVL to raise even more money for the skatepark.
F. Donald Kenney Fund provides $22k for biennial art exhibition
Fri, Feb 28th 2020 11:00 am
With the support of the F. Donald Kenney Fund at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, the Tri-County Arts Council will be holding the first solo show of the Southern Tier Biennial in its new gallery space this fall.
SOUP-to-SKATE Soup Bowl Fundraiser and Soup Cookoff benefitting the Ellicottville Skatepark
Tue, Feb 25th 2020 01:00 pm
The Ellicottville Skatepark Committee (SK8EVL) and Finnerty's Tap Room will host SOUP-to-SKATE, a fundraising event in support of the Ellicottville Skatepark on Sunday, March 29th from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Finnerty's downtown Ellicottville location.
Bysiek Memorial Fund provides $1,000 in grants in first year
Tue, Feb 25th 2020 11:00 am
The recently established Mike and Laura Bysiek Memorial Fund, managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, made possible a total of $1,000 in grants to six organizations in the fund's inaugural year.
Ginger D. Schroder Legislative District 3 Scholarship established at CRCF
Wed, Feb 19th 2020 09:00 am
From adoption as a foster child to some of the highest courts in the United States, Ginger Schroder thanks her education for most of her life's accomplishments.
Redding Endowment Fund provides for math, character enrichment at Eastview Elementary
Tue, Feb 18th 2020 11:00 am
With support of the Redding Endowment Fund at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, third grade classrooms at Eastview Elementary were equipped with a new series of books creatively combining math work and character education.
Skis and Snowboard Raffle to raise money for Ellicottville Skatepark; Drawing to be held during Bad Ski Suit Party
Tue, Feb 18th 2020 09:45 am
SK8EVL will give away a pair of Elan Ripstick 86 skis retailed at $599, and a commemorative Crown Royal snowboard during the Bad Ski Suit Party to be held Saturday, February 29, 2020 at Madigan's, 36 Washington St., downtown Ellicottville. The skis, donated by Mud Sweat n' Gears, and the snowboard, donated by Doug Anderson, will help raise money to construct a permanent concrete skatepark in Ellicottville's Village Park.
Attendees again feel the love at Mental Wellness-grant supported Swizzy's Cause Valentine's event
Wed, Feb 12th 2020 12:00 pm
In 2019, 100 individuals received a reminder to love themselves, thanks to the Love Yourself Valentines Day program at the YMCA, supported by a grant from the Mental Wellness in Cattaraugus County Fund. With the support of a second grant from the Mental Wellness in Cattaraugus County Fund, attendees received that same assuring reminder this year at the second annual "Love yourself - You Matter" event, led by the YMCA and ReHabiliation Center's Swizzy's Cause program.
Elisa B. Hughey Fund for the Arts established at CRCF
Tue, Feb 4th 2020 12:00 pm
Friends and Family of Elisa Hughey have honored her memory through the Elisa B. Hughey Scholarship for the Arts since she lost her battle with cancer in 2016.
Allegany-Cattaraugus-Chautauqua Fund for Women Grant Application Open
Mon, Feb 3rd 2020 09:00 am
Announcing the open period for grant applications through the Allegany-Cattaraugus-Chautauqua Fund for Women (ACC-FFW).  Grant applications, for individual grants, are being accepted February 1 through March 15, 2020. A thorough review of applications will precede an award announcement on or around April 30, 2020.  
Ratanawongsa Scholarship available for enrichment opportunities at ALCS
Wed, Jan 29th 2020 02:00 pm
Allegany-Limestone Central School students seeking enrichment outside of the general curriculum can apply now for the Ratana Ratanawongsa Scholarship, managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Cattaraugus County Trappers Memorial Scholarship supports aspiring conservationists
Tue, Jan 28th 2020 09:00 am
The Cattaraugus County Trappers Association recently established a new scholarship at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation that will support aspiring conservationists and outdoor enthusiasts in their educational pursuits.
Students can apply for CRCF scholarships beginning February 1
Tue, Jan 14th 2020 10:00 am
Area students can begin applying for scholarships managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation on February 1.
Leadership Cattaraugus scholarship application deadline extended to January 31
Fri, Jan 10th 2020 12:35 pm
The deadline for Leadership Cattaraugus scholarship applications has been extended to January 31.
CRCF elects Shabana Chauhdry to board, re-elects five members and officers
Wed, Jan 8th 2020 11:00 am
The Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation recently elected Shabana Chauhdry to join its board of directors in 2020 and re-elected five members currently serving and its slate of officers for 2020.