Public Helps CRCF Give Away Over $60,000 on #BigMatchDay

Public Helps CRCF Give Away Over $60,000 on #BigMatchDay

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation On November 29 from 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. all donations, up to $25, made to the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation for local organizations and charitable needs, were matched by the Community Foundation, totaling $62,536 on this one day of giving. For more information on #BigMatchDay visit crcfonline.org.

Help CRCF Give Away $5,000

Community Foundation to Hold First Ever #BigMatchDay

Help CRCF Give Away $5,000

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation The Chautauqua Region Community Foundation is asking the public to help give away $5,000 during its first ever #BigMatchDay. On Tuesday, November 29, all donations received by the Community Foundation for local charities or established funds at the Foundation will be matched, dollar for dollar, up to $25 […]

Chautauqua Region Community Foundation Announces Wilcox Scholarship Fund

Chautauqua Region Community Foundation Announces Wilcox Scholarship Fund

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation What do you do when, within twenty-four hours, you unimaginably lose a son, a brother, a best friend? This horrible reality was faced by Barry, Gayle, and Benton Wilcox in October 2003 when they lost Bearach, age 13. Not feeling well and tired after a busy weekend, Bearach […]

John D. Hamilton Community Service Award

John D. Hamilton Community Service Award

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation Since its inception in 1993, the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation has had the honor of presenting the John D. Hamilton Community Service Award to an individual or group who has “demonstrated dedication, leadership, and support in furthering community spirit.” It is proud to announce Peter and Holly Sullivan […]

Little Theatre Grant

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, Inc. Funding from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation will allow the Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown the opportunity to modernize its outdated security and fire systems. The long-overdue upgrades will provide a safe and secure environment for patrons and theatre participants alike. To learn more about the […]

Hazeltine Library Enhances Summer Reading

Hazeltine Library Enhances Summer Reading

Article Contributed by Community Foundation The Hazeltine Public Library in Busti makes children’s summer reading a priority and with grant funding from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, staff was able to purchase over 100 new books, including popular fiction, non-fiction, award-winning, and baby books. Some of the older, most popular selections were replaced, as well. […]

Community Foundation Assists Library

Community Foundation Assists Library

Article Contributed by James Prendergast Library Tina Scott, executive director of Prendergast Library, shows Randy Sweeney, executive director of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, library improvements made possible by a Community Service Grant and support from the Blossom Fund administered by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. Work included furniture modification and relocation, electrical upgrades, and […]

Senator Young to Visit Jamestown March 10

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation In honor of her recent appointment as Senate Majority Finance Committee Chair, Senator Cathy Young (R, C, I- 57th District) will be in Jamestown for a reception on March 10. Her previous appearance in February was cancelled due to inclement weather. Hosted by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, […]

Bemus Point Class

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation (CRCF) Support from the Carl Yngve and Lucille Adamson Fund of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation (CRCF) Make the Expansion to Bemus Point “Healthy Bones” Class a Reality Chautauqua County RSVP is strong advocate of osteoporosis prevention and continues to offer “Healthy Bones” exercise classes. The classes follow […]