News

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.

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.

Dollar Bank Makes $20,000 ESO Fund Contribution

Feb 09, 2016

The WCCF recently accepted a $20,000 contribution to the ESO Fund from Dollar Bank.

WCCF to Host Fundraising Workshop

Jan 27, 2016

The WCCF’s Building Charitable Capacity Learning Institute will host a Fundraising 101 workshop on Thursday, March 3 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Samuel T. Brownlee House.

Nominations Sought for Community Foundation Awards

Jan 13, 2016

The WCCF is currently accepting nominations for four annual community awards: the Dr. Howard Jack Outstanding Public Educator Award, the Louis E. Waller Humanitarian Award, the Charles C. Keller Excellence Award for Corporate Philanthropy, and the Philanthropist of the Year Award.Nominations will be accepted until January 31.