A Life of Service

A Life of Service

Lynn Ashe is known throughout Bedford County as a go-to community builder, who’s willing to do whatever it takes to help a worthy cause. Before she...

Tax Incentives for Good

Tax Incentives for Good

As 2017 draws to a close, so does the opportunity to take advantage of tax rules encouraging charitable giving. If you’re at least 70.5 years...

Helping Teens Survive Depression

Helping Teens Survive Depression

A Johnstown teenager survived life-threatening depression, and wants to help other teens who face similar struggles. Cassidy Klein created a local chapter of Project Semicolon,...

Indiana Fire Chiefs Reward Good Citizenship

Indiana Fire Chiefs Reward Good Citizenship

Homer City high schooler Robert Scott volunteers with the Homer City Fire Department, just like his father and grandfather did before him. “It makes me feel good,” says Robert. “My grandpa and my dad did it, and I’m glad I did it too.”

Record Distribution for CFA’s Fall Grant Round

Record Distribution for CFA’s Fall Grant Round

The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies is distributing nearly $300,000 in its 2017 Fall Grant round, a record distribution for this foundation. Through funds managed by the CFA and partnership institutions, 8o organizations in Bedford, Cambria, Indiana, and Somerset counties will receive a combined $298,401.

DCNR Grant Workshops

DCNR Grant Workshops

Pennsylvania’s Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is offering free grant workshops to outdoor and recreation organizations interested in applying for state funding. The DCNR...

2017 Apollo Award Recipients

2017 Apollo Award Recipients

The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies, in collaboration with the Cambria County Medical Society, is recognizing two outstanding local physicians for their contributions to the...

Annual Report 2017

Annual Report 2017

Thanks to our donors and other collaborators in philanthropy, the Community Foundation for the Alleghenies is strong. This past year, we reached a milestone $67...