The Apollo Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce that it is currently accepting applications for this year’s scholarship. The Apollo Scholarships are awarded each year...
With so many worthy causes in your local community,
where do you start?
Your Community Foundation for the Alleghenies has the answer. We are local and dedicated to improving the community where you live.
Here’s how it works: you can start your own fund by giving cash, stock, real estate, or other assets. If you wish, the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies will even help match your fund with your interests in the community: the arts, education, economic development, or other charities that share your passion. Plus, you can decide to give now or later.
The Foundation offers tax advantages and personalized services that create a seamless giving process for you. CFA will work with you or your professional advisor. It’s your choice!
As your giving works to better our community, everyone benefits now and in the future. The Foundation helps you on your path to personal philanthropy, making it easier for you to do good.
From a donor’s perspective on what the
Community Foundation for the Alleghenies does
After four weeks of researching their communities, the CFA's 2018 Youth Philanthropy Interns have chosen two areas of interest that they would like to impact: access to all art forms for young people, and a need to build regional unity through community connections.
With First Waves, Johnstown-area teenagers arrived as nature novices, some of them unaware that these resources existed so close to home. The program connected them with the therapeutic beauty of the Stoneycreek and surrounding woods. It empowered them with new skills.