Fund for the Region Awards $135,000 to Local Organizations

During its second round of Community Service Grants, the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation awarded $135,000 from its Fund for the Region to 20 local organizations.

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Chautauqua Region Community Foundation

Representatives from the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, Infinity Visual and Performing Arts, The Relief Zone, Audubon Community Nature Center, Fenton History Center, Chautauqua County RSVP, Community Helping Hands, Marvin Community House, Ashville Free Library, Meals on Wheels of the Jamestown Area, #IntegrityFirst, Village of Falconer, Ellington Farman Library, YMCA of Jamestown, Junior Achievement of WNY, Brocton Portland Development Corporation, Hazeltine Library, and YMCA Camp Onyahsa attended a grants reception at the Foundation on May 25. Representatives from the City of Jamestown and Fredonia College were unable to attend.

Applications for the final round of Community Service Grants for 2017 are due July 1. To learn more, visit or call 661-3390.