News

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. 

WCCF Game of Phones slated for June 18-24

Jul 08, 2016

Washington County Community Foundation will host a second year of its Facebook contest.

WCCF grants $25,000 to Washington City Mission to assist rebuilding

Jun 16, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) recently issued a $25,000 grant from its Acorn Fund to Washington City Mission to assist it in rebuilding after a June 2015 fire did extensive damage to the Mission’s facilities.

WCCF presents President’s Choice Award to two county nonprofits

May 27, 2016

Highland Ridge Community Development Corporation, Independence Conservancy honored.

WCCF Appoints Manager, Marketing & Communications

May 26, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Margi Shrum as Manager, Marketing & Communications

Gateway Health Plan-Sponsored “Clicks for Cash” Contest Begins June 6

May 11, 2016

From June 6-12, the WCCF will host its annual web-based contest for charities who have registered to participate in its upcoming WCCF Gives day of giving.

Donahue Honored with Excellence Award for Board Service

May 03, 2016

The WCCF is pleased to announce that Kenneth Donahue has been named the recipient of this year’s Richard L. White Excellence Award for Board Service.

McDonald to Receive Waller Humanitarian Award

May 03, 2016

The WCCF is pleased to announce that it has selected Traci McDonald to receive its annual Louis E. Waller Humanitarian Award.

Vasko to Receive Outstanding Public Educator Award

May 03, 2016

The WCCF has named Virginia Vasko, a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) educator from Bentworth School District, the recipient of this year’s Dr. Howard Jack Outstanding Public Educator Award.

Bowles Rice Commits to Signature Sponsorship

Apr 26, 2016

The WCCF is pleased to announce that it has received a $5,000 gift from the Bowles Rice law firm to serve as the Signature Sponsor of the Legacy Luncheon donor appreciation and awards event.

Community Bank Commits to Exclusive Sponsorship of Charity Storybook

Mar 31, 2016

The Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) is pleased to announce that it has received a $2,500 gift from Community Bank to serve as the exclusive sponsor of the Foundation’s new Heart of Giving Charity Storybook website, an online collection of impact stories about the charities that serve Washington County.

EQT Makes $85,000 Contribution to EIO Fund

Mar 04, 2016

Washington County Community Foundation (WCCF) Allocations & Programs Coordinator Amy Shope recently accepted an $85,000 contribution in support of the EIO Fund from EQT Corporation

WCCF to Raffle Penguin Tickets for April 3 Game against the Flyers

Mar 04, 2016

The WCCF is raffling four Pittsburgh Penguins tickets for the Sunday, April 3, 2016 game against the Philadelphia Flyers at CONSOL Energy Center.

More than $79,000 in EIO Fund Grants Awarded to Local School Districts

Feb 12, 2016

The WCCF recently presented EIO Fund grants totaling $79,500 to Burgettstown Area School District, Canon-McMillan School District, Charleroi Area School District, and Chartiers-Houston School District

More than $106,000 in Scholarships Available

Feb 10, 2016

The WCCF is currently accepting applications for post-secondary scholarships.