For 25 years, we have been connecting donors with the causes that matter most to them – like creating adventures in the great outdoors and opportunities for recreational tourism. Energize our community now and into the future.
The Somerset County Community Fund supports nonprofits that represent a wide array of interests in the county, including healthy snacks for kids at the Boys & Girls Club’s after-school programs.
The Foundation has been proud to support the Goodwill GoodGuides Youth Mentoring program for the past few years. As it grows, serving more than 100 local kids currently, the need for adult and peer mentors grows, too!
Thanks to our donors, since 1990 we have awarded more than $3,086,000 in scholarships to 5,484 students!
The Foundation’s Community Initiatives Fund granted $35,000 to the Cambria County Library for its Inclined to Read bookstore. The renovations to the store and addition of a Sheetz coffee corner have brought increased traffic, volunteers and revenue to the library.
For 25 years, we have been connecting donors with the causes that matter most to them – like supporting health & human service agencies that help feed families. Over the past year, we have contributed more than $45,000 to a feeding programs, food banks, food pantries, and backpack programs for children.
Through the All 4 Smiles Fund, Kayla and her family collect toys, activity packs, and blankets to deliver to kids at UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital, to show them a little extra love. What do you love in our community? The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies can help you make the connection.
The Bedford County Endowments hosted tethered balloon rides at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort to raise money to support its Bedford County Community Fund, for grantmaking in the county.
For 25 years, we have been connecting donors with the causes that matter most to them. In 2013, we distributed $3.6 million in grants and scholarships. Support the community and inspire generations.
What’s Your Idea Worth? This May it’s the Makers Premier and PITTch Fest, two events, and a lot of fun. … Continue reading →
Community Foundation for the Alleghenies
Our mission is to serve the best interests of our donors in perpetuating their philanthropic interest in financially supporting our community, using the Foundation’s integrity, accountability, and community knowledge.
116 Market Street, Suite 4
Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15901
Congrats to the winners of this year's PITTch Fest! $10,000 in awards were handed out today and the Foundation is thrilled to have provided a portion of that. First place in the student category went to Healthponics and first place in the proficient category went to Wrivo. (2 photos) ... See MoreSee Less
Congrats to First Waves. We're very excited to be bringing this unique program to youth in our region. #CFAgrantees ... See MoreSee Less
We are ecstatic to announce our latest program: First WavesJohnstown which will begin in July with amazing new partners including G-Form, Community Foundation for the Alleghenies, Goodwill Industries of the Conemaugh Valley, Inc., Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Benscreek Canoe Club, SurfSUP Adventures, ULI Boards, Werner Paddles, and more! Filmmakers Youth MediaWhat a team! #whitewater #SUP #paddleboard #conservation #youth