Jul 22

Chester County Community Foundation Awards $500,000 in Scholarships

Business Affairs staff; Kevin Baffa and Kaila Nogar, pictured in July 2021. (West Chester, PA – July 20, 2021): The Chester County Community Foundation proudly awarded just over $500,000 in scholarships to 225 Chester County students in the last fiscal year. During July, the first month of its new fiscal year, the Community Foundation has awarded just shy of half that much:  $243,000 in scholarships to 108 Chester County students. Thanks to our Scholarship Administrator Kevin Baffa and Business Affairs Associate Kaila Nogar for processing these awards in compliance with IRS guidelines.  And extra special thanks to the generous families and… Read More »

Jul 15

MACELREE HARVEY, LTD. TECHNOLOGY FUND FOR ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED CHILDREN TO AWARD $6,300 IN GRANTS

Funds will benefit Chester County Organizations Supporting Children of Traditionally Marginalized Communities (WEST CHESTER, PA – July 15, 2021): The MacElree Harvey, Ltd. Technology Fund for Economically Disadvantaged Children was created in 2020. The mission is to provide funds for educational computer hardware or software and other tools to children of economically marginalized communities who are underrepresented and have been denied the full complement of the educational equipment needed to successfully compete in the 21st Century. The fund is a fund of the Chester County Community Foundation.  This summer, the fund is pleased to announce its first grant awards: $2,100… Read More »

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CHESTER COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION PROUD TO ANNOUNCE NEW EDUCATION & SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce Created  Fund to provide Scholarships to local high school students (WEST CHESTER, PA – July 13, 2021): The Chester County Community Foundation (CCCCF) is pleased to announce the creation of a new fund created by the Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce (SCCCC). The fund agreement was signed by members of the Chamber leadership and Chester County Community Foundation staff at the clubhouse at Hartefeld National, a premier golf club located in Avondale.  The SCCCC Education & Scholarship Fund will offer education and scholarship funds to graduating high school seniors in the Chamber’s service area:… Read More »

Feb 19

THOROUGHBRED EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FOUNDATION AWARDS ANNOUNCES GRANTS AVAILABLE

The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation is pleased to announce the opening of their 2021 grant awards cycle. With the vision and mission of bettering the life of Thoroughbred, TERF primarily aims to support students in pursuit of education in Equine Medicine and to fund research efforts which better the life of the Thoroughbred horse. The missions and programs of the organizations selected to receive this year’s grant awards will reflect TERF’s strategic focus and vision to support and promote equine education and research. Awards will be considered for qualified federally tax exempt 501-c-3 organizations. Information regarding the grant award… Read More »