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CRCF announces Cattaraugus Gives prizes for 2020
Fri, Oct 23rd 2020 09:00 am
Despite the financial impact of the pandemic, area businesses have again stepped up to make possible a prize package of over $14,000 with the support of the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation for Cattaraugus Gives in 2020.
SOUP-to-SKATE Fundraiser for the Ellicottville Skatepark Rescheduled
Wed, Oct 21st 2020 08:00 am
The Ellicottville Skatepark Committee (SK8EVL) has set a new date for SOUP-to-SKATE, a fundraising event in support of the Ellicottville Skatepark Project. Originally planned for March, SOUP-to-SKATE was cancelled due to Covid-19. The rescheduled event will take place Sun-day, Nov. 8, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the Ellicottville Town Center.
CRCF to lead first nonprofit webinar on Cattaraugus Gives, peer-to-peer fundraising
Mon, Oct 5th 2020 02:00 pm
The Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation's Nonprofit Link and Learn Seminar Series will kick off Friday, October 23, with the webinar "How Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Can Ignite Your Cattaraugus Gives Campaign."
Nelson M. Beard Memorial Scholarship established to remember Salamanca teacher
Fri, Oct 2nd 2020 09:25 am
Nelson Beard's love for teaching took him across the globe - to South Korea and China to Hoke County, North Carolina - but he found a home as an educator in the Salamanca school district.
CRCF announces Nonprofit Networking Day cancellation, Zoom webinars to launch instead
Fri, Sep 25th 2020 08:00 am
Nonprofit Networking Day, long hosted by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, will no longer take place, but area nonprofit professionals will have a new opportunity for education and collaboration through a series of CRCF-sponsored Zoom webinars this fall.
Kathy Jowsey Spirit Scholarship established at CRCF to support Franklinville graduates
Wed, Sep 23rd 2020 09:00 am
Kathy Jowsey was a beloved figure in Franklinville. In high school, she could be found in the stands at every game, cheering loudly. Car horns could often be heard around her house as passersby always wanted to greet their loved friend. Later in life, she could always be found around town, often recognized from afar by her distinct, jovial laugh.
Community Fund Grant applications due to CRCF October 21
Fri, Sep 18th 2020 10:05 am
Applications for the next grant funding cycle of the Community Fund at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation are due October 21.
Alpine Surf Club Presents Donation to Ellicottville Skatepark Project
Fri, Sep 11th 2020 10:55 am
Last ski season, a couple of avid local snowboarders banded together and created the Alpine Surf Club. Sharing a passion for the winter sport, it was a fun and informal way of getting out each week to shred the slopes of Holiday Valley with friends.
Mental Wellness in Cattaraugus County Fund grant applications due October 1
Thu, Sep 3rd 2020 08:00 am
Applications for this year's grants from the Mental Wellness in Cattaraugus County Fund at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation will be due October 1.
Veggie Wheels continues service through pandemic challenges
Wed, Aug 26th 2020 11:00 am
The Veggie Wheels program is entering the penultimate week of its sixth summer, having overcome the unique circumstances and challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic to support a healthier tomorrow for disadvantaged in Cattaraugus County.
Area student athletes receive CRCF scholarships
Mon, Aug 17th 2020 11:20 am
Three area high school student athletes recently received scholarship awards from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
ALCS grad Booker receives Krieger Memorial scholarship from CRCF
Mon, Aug 17th 2020 11:00 am
Dylan Booker, a recent Allegany-Limestone Central School graduate received this year's award from the Deputy Wayne Krieger and Carol Krieger Memorial Scholarship Fund managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Six Portville graduates receive Wormer, McHone, CRCF scholarships
Thu, Aug 13th 2020 02:25 pm
Six recent Portville Central School graduates received awards from scholarship funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Fraser, Hanson, Schawbenbauer, more scholarships awarded to OHS, PCS students
Wed, Aug 12th 2020 09:00 am
Six graduating Olean High School and Portville Central School seniors recently received scholarship awards from scholarship funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation including two targeted for education majors.
Two receive Laurie Anzivine Memorial Scholarship
Tue, Aug 11th 2020 09:00 am
Two recent area graduates received the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation-managed Laurie Anzivine Memorial Scholarship this year.
Tim Bushnell Memorial Scholarship Fund established at CRCF
Mon, Aug 10th 2020 09:00 am
Tim Bushnell may not have begun his professional life as an educator, but teaching became one of his real passions during his life. The Timothy Bushnell Memorial Scholarship has helped ensure Bushnell's legacy for fostering learning in area students can continue since his passing in 2014. Now, the scholarship will continue to preserve that legacy for years to come under the management of the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Four area students receive McGee, Smythe nursing-focused scholarships
Thu, Aug 6th 2020 10:15 am
Four area graduates and current college students recently received scholarships managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation to support them in their pursuit of a nursing education.
Three Ellicottville graduates receive CRCF scholarship awards
Wed, Aug 5th 2020 08:00 am
Three Ellicottville Central School graduates recently received scholarship awards from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Four area graduates receive Burt Scholarship
Mon, Aug 3rd 2020 09:00 am
Four area graduates recently received this year's awards from the Burt Scholarship Fund, an annual scholarship managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
ALCS grads receive Ensworth, Chipmonk scholarships and more
Thu, Jul 30th 2020 09:00 am
Six recent Allegany-Limestone Central School graduates received awards from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, including three new scholarship awards.
Twelve Portville graduates receive Portville College Scholarships
Wed, Jul 29th 2020 09:00 am
Twelve recent Portville Central School graduates received awards from the Portville College Scholarship Fund, managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Seven Franklinville graduates receive CRCF scholarships
Mon, Jul 27th 2020 09:00 am
Seven Ten Broeck Academy/Franklinville Central School District students received Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation-managed scholarships this year.
Cattaraugus-Little Valley graduates receive CRCF scholarships
Fri, Jul 24th 2020 12:00 pm
Three Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School graduates recently received scholarship awards from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Lounsbury Adaptive Agency Fund established at CRCF
Thu, Jul 23rd 2020 09:05 am
The Lounsbury Adaptive Skip program at Holiday Valley in Ellicottville has helped make the ski slope a place that everyone, even those with a physical or cognitive handicap, can enjoy.
Mary-Elizabeth Smith, OHS Class of 1961 scholarships awarded to OHS students
Mon, Jul 20th 2020 11:00 am
Six graduating Olean High School seniors recently received scholarship awards from the Mary-Elizabeth Smith and Olean High School Class of 1961 scholarship funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Ten receive Gregory Spring Perseverance Scholarship
Fri, Jul 17th 2020 09:00 am
Ten recent area graduates recently received the Gregory D. Spring Perseverance Scholarship, an annual scholarship managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Area graduates receive CRCF scholarships to pursue business-related degrees
Wed, Jul 15th 2020 02:00 pm
Nine area graduates recently received awards from scholarship funds that support students pursuing business-related degrees and are managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
Four area graduates receive Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship
Mon, Jul 13th 2020 02:10 pm
Four recent area graduates received the Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship, a four-year scholarship managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, together receiving $10,000, over the four years of the award.
11 grants, $9,000 awarded in second round of WNY COVID-19 Response Fund microgrants
Mon, Jul 13th 2020 10:00 am
With the support of nonprofit leaders in Cattaraugus County, the WNY COVID-19 Community Response Fund recently awarded a second round of microgrants totaling $9,000 to 11 organizations in Cattaraugus County that are providing services to Cattaraugus County residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County distributes $42,000 in relief grants to 25 nonprofits
Fri, Jul 10th 2020 10:00 am
The COVID-19 Response Fund for Cattaraugus County recently made possible over $42,000 in grants to organizations supporting Cattaraugus County residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as organizations who have seen a loss in revenue directly due to the pandemic.
Two receive inaugural Cattaraugus County Trappers Memorial Scholarship
Thu, Jul 9th 2020 08:30 am
Two area graduates recently received the inaugural Cattaraugus County Trappers Memorial Scholarship, managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
CRCF awarded $50,000 grant from Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation to support small home-based childcare providers in Cattaraugus County
Wed, Jul 8th 2020 08:35 am
Today, the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation (CRCF) announced a $50,000 grant from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation to support small home-based childcare providers through the Small Grants for Small Children program.
Six Otto-Eldred graduates receive CRCF scholarships
Mon, Jul 6th 2020 10:00 am
Six recent Otto-Eldred High School (PA) graduates recently received awards from scholarship funds that benefit OEHS graduates managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.
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.