LivRed Foundation Fund
LivRed Foundation Fund This fund provides support for causes that educate, inspire, and encourage people to choose kindness, which celebrates the memory of Olivia Catherine Red, who was tragically killed by a drunk driver in 2018, including providing funding for the Side-by-Side Award, a scholarship to recognize outstanding individuals who dedicate their time to fighting indifference, intolerance, and injustice.
Delvin L and Nancy J Lockard Scholarship Fund
Delvin L. and Nancy J. Lockard Scholarship Fund This fund provides scholarship support to two graduating seniors at Northern Cambria School District who plan to pursue post-secondary education, one in a business field and the other in a trade or technical field. Preference will be given to those fields, but if no students meet the criteria, the selection committee has the ability to choose a deserving student studying any field.
JHS Interact Club Future Leader Scholarship Fund
JHS Interact Club Future Leader Scholarship Fund This fund provides scholarship support for graduating senior Interact Club members at Greater Johnstown High School. Scholarships will be awarded to members who lead in the classroom and in the community. Apply online by April 21.
Bandits Baseball Club Fund
Bandits Baseball Club Fund This fund provides support for the Bandits Baseball Club, a team for middle and high school athletes in Cambria, Bedford, Indiana, and Somerset counties. The Fund will also help to support non-profit organizations, children in need, and other charitable efforts performed by the team members.
Johnson Family Scholarship Fund
Johnson Family Scholarship Fund This fund provides an annual award to a graduating senior at Conemaugh Valley High School who plans to pursue post-secondary education at a trade, vocational, or technical school. This scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best displays their motivation to succeed in their intended area of trade, vocational, or technical education. While a transcript is requested as a part of the application, the winner does not necessarily have to have the highest GPA. Instead, it will be awarded to a student who is well-rounded and passionate about their future education and career. Apply online by April 21.
Esther Keyser and Edith Dressler Scholarship Fund
Esther Keyser and Edith Dressler Scholarship Fund This fund provides educational support for Somerset County students seeking post-secondary education in the fields of technical education and information science at accredited schools in the state of Pennsylvania.
Hilltop Boys Club Fund
Hilltop Boys Club Fund This fund provides support for costs associated with organizing a Junior High baseball team(s) based in (but not limited to) the Westmont Hilltop School District.
Don and Diane Bailey Scholarship Fund
Don and Diane Bailey Scholarship Fund This scholarship is available to Forest Hills High School seniors who succeed and lead in the classroom and when participating in sports and extracurricular activities. First preference will be given to applicants who are pursuing a major in an educational field, but if no students meet this requirement, then the scholarship can be awarded to a student pursuing a different major, as long as they have a 3.3 or higher grade point average and meet the rest of the scholarship criteria. Apply online by April 21.
Shade Creek Watershed Association Fund
Shade Creek Watershed Association Fund The purpose of this fund is to provide support for all activities and efforts of the Shade Creek Watershed Association, which works to protect and restore the water and fish habitat of the Dark Shade Creek and its tributaries.
Meyersdale Area Rompin Raiders Fund
Meyersdale Area Rompin' Raiders Fund The purpose of this fund is to support the Meyersdale Area Rompin Raiders program to engage elementary students in after school physical education and healthy living activites.
Doyle E. Paul Memorial Scholarship Fund
Doyle E. Paul Memorial Scholarship Fund This fund provides scholarship support for a graduating senior of a Somerset County School District pursuing post-secondary education in the field of agriculture, agribusiness or technical education related to the field of agriculture. Apply online by April 21.
Johnstown Running Club Fund
Johnstown Running Club Fund This fund provides support for the Johnstown Running Club, which serves as a resource for local runners and works to promote running and races in the Greater Johnstown region. Distributions from the fund may also be used to provide grants to local non-profit organizations as chosen by members of the JRC.
Kamnikar Award Scholarship Fund
Kamnikar Award Scholarship Fund This fund provides scholarship support annually for a graduating senior at Greater Johnstown High School. The scholarship will be awarded to the student who has the highest class rank according to GPA and has also lettered in a sport during their high school career.
Colt Foundation Fund
Colt Foundation Fund This fund provides support for all efforts and activities of Northern Cambria School District.
Somerset County Courthouse Clock Fund
Somerset County Courthouse Clock Fund This fund provides support for the repair and maintenance of the historic Somerset County Courthouse Clock.
Diana Lynn Holben Scholarship Fund
Diana Lynn Holben Scholarship Fund This fund supports a graduating senior from Homer-Center School District and provides encouragement for them to pursue personal growth through post-secondary education, with strong consideration given to an individual who has experienced discouraging life challenges that may be influencing their faith, courage or motivation. Apply online by March 29.
Somerset Area Little League Capital Fund
Somerset Area Little League Capital Fund This fund provides support to make improvements to the Somerset Area Little League Complex to ensure player safety, maximize facility use, and create a reserve fund for future maintenance and capital improvements.
Somerset Christian School Foundation Fund
Somerset Christian School Foundation Fund, established in honor of Susan Harshbarger This fund supports any endeavor that enhances the Somerset Christian School and its students, faculty, and programs as determined by the Foundation Committee and accepted and approved under CFA policies.
Crime Stoppers of Cambria County Fund
Crime Stoppers of Cambria County Fund This fund promotes community welfare and lessen the burdens of the government of Cambria County by assisting local police departments in the apprehension and conviction of criminals by making funds available for offering rewards.
Juniper Foundation for Business Development and the Trades
Juniper Foundation for Business Development and the Trades This fund addresses specified charitable purposes related to workforce and entrepreneurship development in support of endeavors aimed to advance, expand, or establish skilled trades businesses and employees in Bedford, Cambria, Somerset, and Indiana counties.
William R Lloyd Jr Scholarship Fund
William R. Lloyd, Jr. Scholarship Fund This fund provides scholarship support for a graduating senior of a Somerset County public high school enrolled in an accredited college or university who intends to major in Government, Political Science, or Politics. This scholarship was endowed by former State Representative Bill Lloyd (D-Somerset) for the purpose of encouraging Somerset County students to pursue careers in public service. The scholarship will be paid out in the winner’s sophomore year of college and is renewable for their junior and senior years if certain eligibility requirements are met. Apply online by April 21.
Fresh Start Soap Pantry Fund
Fresh Start Soap Pantry Fund This fund provides support for Fresh Start Soap Pantry, which provides hygiene items to those in need in the Greater Johnstown region.
Pittsburgh Food Policy Council Fund
Pittsburgh Food Policy Council Fund This fund provides support for the Pittsburgh Food Policy Council mission to implement a collective impact model to create a more just, sustainable and equitable food system for all.
Claudia Mehall Memorial Scholarship Fund
Claudia Mehall Memorial Scholarship Fund This fund provides scholarship support for graduating seniors at Forest Hills School District. Eligible students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA (out of a possible 4.0) and a strong history of community service and volunteer work. First preference is to award the scholarship to a student who will be majoring in the following fields that reflect the type of work that Claudia Mehall performed during her career at Forest Hills School District as the Supervisor of Special Education and School Psychologist: special education, psychology, social work, or a related field. If no students meet the field of study requirement, the scholarship should be awarded to the student whose community service and volunteer work most closely resemble the traits that Claudia displayed during her work: empathy, kindness, patience, and concern for others. Selection to be done by the Forest Hills scholarship committee using their knowledge of the senior class. There is no application process.
Point Stadium Award Banquet Fund
Point Stadium Award Banquet Fund This fund provides support for the Point Stadium Award Banquet, an annual event that recognizes and awards young adult athletes in the Greater Johnstown region.