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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. 

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.

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.