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By |May 24th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Area Projects Receive Thousands in Funding

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation has recently awarded grant funding 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. Cooley Fund to benefit programs for children and youth. The [...]

By |March 5th, 2012|News|0 Comments

Pete and Woofie Shafer Honored

Paul & Caroline Shafer Two new endowments with the Crawford Heritage Community Foundation will honor the memory of Paul (Pete) and Caroline (Woofie) Shafer. Their four children, David Shafer, Anne Shafer Peacock, Timothy Shafer and Susan Shafer Corbran, established the funds to promote the Christian virtues of faith, hope and charity that Pete [...]

By |January 16th, 2012|News|0 Comments

The Center Gets Help in Helping Others

An organizational endowment has been established at the Crawford Heritage Community Foundation to benefit Center for Family Services, Inc. The Center helps people and families in Crawford County during times of crisis. Food is distributed from several locations to alleviate hunger. Clothing is provided to those who lack adequate attire. People are taught budgeting to help [...]

By |September 9th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Foundation Awards Discretionary Grants

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation has recently awarded grants totaling $16,582 to twenty different organizations. 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. Cooley Fund to benefit programs for children and youth. The Foundation [...]

By |August 29th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Fund Helps Support Public Broadcasting

An endowment has been established with the Crawford Heritage Community Foundation to provide support for public broadcasting in our region. The Crawford County for WQLN Fund is a permanent endowment whose purpose is to underwrite WQLN’s television and radio programming. Dwight Haas, retired executive director of the United Way of Western Crawford County, had the [...]

By |March 17th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Foundation Awards Discretionary Grants

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation has recently awarded grants totaling $13,804 to fourteen different organizations. 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. Cooley Fund to benefit programs for children and youth. The Foundation [...]

By |February 22nd, 2011|News|0 Comments

Community On Air – Meadville Tribune

Lights! Camera! Action! Partnership between Crawford Heritage Community Foundation and Allegheny College students and faculty yields TV show about life on and off campus. Read more... http://www.crawfordheritage.org/livefromthevuk0211.pdf 

By |February 16th, 2011|News|0 Comments

Foundation Continues to Grow

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation has grown to more than $10 million in assets under management. They now manage 102 permanently endowed funds from which they have distributed $2.9 million in grants since 1998. Those funds benefit more than 100 different organizations, scholarships and charitable purposes. The foundation has logged a record amount of charitable [...]

By |November 9th, 2010|News|0 Comments

Foundation Opens New Office

The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation has relocated to 911 Diamond Park in Meadville. Bush Investment Group owns the building and is its primary occupant. Other tenants include Attorney E. Max Weiss and CPA Eric Smith. The new office—steps from the courthouse—provides a higher-profile. It is easy for visitors to access and has separate workspace for [...]

By |September 21st, 2010|News|0 Comments