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WCCF Awards $6,000 in Grants to Local Charities

Nov 09, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) has completed its discretionary grant cycle for 2016. Grants totaling $6,000 were awarded to local charities in various funding areas.

Community Foundation to Host Tax Credit Seminar

Oct 20, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) is hosting a seminar, Control Your Tax Destiny: Using Corporate Tax Credits In Your Community to explain the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) and Opportunity Scholarship Tax Credit (OSTC) programs. 

Three Local Companies Recognized for Exemplary Giving & Service

Oct 12, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Charles C. Keller Excellence Award for Corporate Philanthropy: Community Bank (large employer category), cfsbank (medium employer category), and Cox Market (small employer category).

$68,000 in EIO Fund Grants Awarded to Local School Districts

Oct 03, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) recently awarded EIO Fund grants totaling $68,000 to Ringgold School District, Bethlehem-Center School District, Charleroi Area School District, McGuffey School District, Mon Valley Career & Technology Center, and Trinity Area School District.  

WCCF Recognizes 2016 Philanthropy Banquet Honorees for Exemplary Giving & Service

Sep 21, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the 2016 Philanthropist of the Year and the recipients of the 2016 Charles C. Keller Excellence Award for Corporate Philanthropy.  

WCCF Kicks Off Annual Steelers Ticket Raffle

Sep 20, 2016

Washington County Community Foundation is raffling four Steelers tickets and limousine service to and from Heinz Field for the Sunday, October 23, 2016 game against the New England Patriots

WCCF Gives Exceeds $700,000 for Second Consecutive Year

Sep 14, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) has released the preliminary results of WCCF Gives, Washington County’s annual community-wide day of giving held on September 13, 2016.  

Make a Gift from the Heart through WCCF Gives on September 13

Sep 06, 2016

WCCF Gives, Washington County’s official community-wide day of giving, is set for Tuesday, September 13.  

WCCF Awards More than $44,000 in Grants to Area Charities

Aug 31, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) has completed its Designated Field of Interest grant cycle for 2016.  A total of $44,125 in grants was awarded.

Community Foundation Adopts Strategic Plan

Aug 30, 2016

The WCCF adopts a comprehensive strategic plan to chart a strategic direction for the Foundation over the next five years. 

Edward C. Morascyzk Elected Chairman of the Board

Aug 16, 2016

New officers elected at WCCF's recent annual meeting.  

Alumnae Group Creates Scholarship Fund at Community Foundation

Aug 11, 2016

Washington Hospital School of Nursing Alumnae Scholarship Fund established to provide need-based scholarships to nursing students attending the Washington Hospital School of Nursing.  

MarkWest Initiates Scholarship Fund at WCCF with $50,000 Gift

Aug 08, 2016

Friends of MarkWest Scholarship Fund created to support recent high school graduates as well as non-traditional students attending the Western Area Career & Technology Center (WACTC).  

WCCF Announces Grant Opportunities

Aug 08, 2016

Each year the WCCF awards some grants from its discretionary grant-making resources to address the changing needs of the community. Grant requests will be accepted through September 1, 2016.

WCCF receives $500,000 Richard King Mellon Foundation grant for Brownlee House

Jul 08, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it has received a $500,000 grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation.