Although Jeanette Carlson has spent much of her life traveling around the world with her family, her heart has always remained in Chautauqua County. During a reception at Moon Brook Country Club on September 4, Carlson was presented the 2014 John … [Read more...] about Jeanette Carlson Receives John D. Hamilton Community Service Award
On August 9, representatives from local foundations and area organizations gathered with comedy fans behind the Jamestown Gateway Train Station to break ground on the first phase of the National Comedy Center, a park. The park will be connected … [Read more...] about National Comedy Center Breaks Ground on Park
When Guardian Life Insurance Company of America asked insurance representatives from all over the country to share client stories to be recorded and shared in its annual report, locally owned and operated Alliance Advisory Group looked no further … [Read more...] about Video Inspires Donation to Marianne Carpenter Memorial Scholarship Fund
A United States Army medic and civilian who used his military experiences to help veterans and service members, Darren Manzella-Lapeira never shied away from someone in need. Following his death in August 2013, his family established the Darren … [Read more...] about The Darren Manzella-Lapeira Veterans Assistance Fund
The start of a new year means the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation is seeking nominations for the 2015 Axel W. Carlson “Unsung Hero” Award. Since 1986, the Community Foundation has honored an individual, or group, whose gift of … [Read more...] about Award Season is Open!
It all started with a vision. Thirty-five years ago, John Hamilton had a vision for the Chautauqua region that inspired others to promote education, philanthropy and community spirit. On Saturday, Sept. 7, that vision was celebrated at Moon Brook … [Read more...] about Past Board Presidents Honored at Hamilton Ceremony
The John D. Hamilton Award is given annually to an individual who has shown dedication, leadership and support in furthering community spirit and enriching the quality of life in the Chautauqua Region. The award is bestowed upon its worthy recipient … [Read more...] about Dr. Bert Rappole, 2011 JDH Community Service Award Recipient