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Wayland Cemetery Association Creates Endowment

An endowment has been established with the Crawford Heritage Community Foundation to provide support for the Wayland Cemetery in East Mead Township. The Wayland Cemetery Association Endowment Fund is a permanent endowment whose purpose is to provide support for the maintenance and upkeep of the more than 200 year-old cemetery. “The key advantage of a [...]

By |January 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments

$29,000 in Scholarships Matched

Through the Partnerships for Access to Higher Education (PATH) Program, the Crawford Heritage Community Foundation has leveraged matching funds for more than half of their 2017 scholarship awards. The PATH Program is administered by the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA). Since the Foundation began participating in the program in 2004, a total of $308,333 [...]

By |January 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Wright Family Descendants Fund Provides Perpetual Support for the Wayland Cemetery Association

Preserving a cemetery isn't just preserving a piece of property, it is preserving a family history, a community history. Every day, small cemetery associations struggle to find the resources to overcome the twin obstacles of time and weather. This year, Mary Recupero made a commitment to their memory by partnering with the Crawford Heritage Community [...]

By |September 26th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Foundation Helps Fund Projects With Area Nonprofit Organizations

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation recently distributed discretionary grants totaling $23,325.00 from four permanent endowments. The Ben Franklin Trust and their Unrestricted Fund support projects in all parts of Crawford County. The Bernadene R. and John B. Cooley Fund supports programs for children and youth. The Fred Lintner Fund supports projects in the Titusville area. [...]

By |September 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Foundation Helps Fund Projects Within the Nonprofit Community

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation recently distributed discretionary grants totaling $21,026 from six permanent endowments. The foundation awards discretionary grants twice each year. Nineteen local organizations received grants for their projects. They prioritize giving to improve upon the effectiveness of existing programs and support projects that incorporate preventive or curative approaches to the problems and [...]

By |March 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Community Foundation Week November 12-18

During the week of November 12-18, 2012, the Crawford Heritage Community Foundation will join more than 700 community foundations across America for Community Foundation Week to tell the stories of lives changed, jobs created, and communities transformed through philanthropy’s partnership with private and public community leaders and organizations. “The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation works every [...]

By |November 9th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Scholarship to Promote Tool, Die and Manufacturing

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By |November 8th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Organizations Establish Endowment Funds

The Titusville Area United Way, Espyville Cemetery Association and North Richmond Cemetery Association have established funds with the Crawford Heritage Community Foundation. An endowed fund provides a permanent source of financial support. The fund is invested and each year a percentage of its value is paid out as a grant. As the endowment grows, more [...]

By |September 4th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Projects Receive Discretionary Grants

A volunteer assembles toys at the Titusville Toy Shop The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation has recently awarded grants totaling $12,904 to fifteen different projects. Grants are made county-wide from their Unrestricted Fund and Ben Franklin Trust, in the Titusville area from the Fred Lintner Fund and from the Bernadene R. and John B. [...]

By |August 22nd, 2012|News|0 Comments

Casella Scholarship Grows to Help More

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By |August 14th, 2012|News|0 Comments