Each year, individuals, families and organizations turn to the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation to make their charitable giving more meaningful by creating endowment funds to support specific causes or organizations, lend a hand to those in need, or make the Chautauqua region better for future generations.
To learn more how we can work together to achieve your philanthropic goals, contact our office at (716) 661-3390.
Shirley Allred-Damien Sharp Endowment for the Missing – The families of Shirley Allred and Damien Sharp established an endowment fund in their memories. The criteria is yet to be determined.
Archie and Elaine Winton Memorial 4-H Dairy Program Endowment Fund – The Winton Family established this designated fund to provide annual support to the 4-H Dairy Program of the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County.
Girl Scouts of WNY Maintenance Fund – This designated fund will annually benefit the Girl Scouts of WNY to clear and maintain hiking trails, upkeep buildings, enhance outdoor program areas or other maintenance needs for the Jamestown Service Center on Horton Road, and Camp Timbercrest in Randolph, NY. .
Lorin Hunt Music Fund – Former students of Maple Grove Central School music teacher, Lorin Hunt, established this fund to support the numerous causes closest to his heart.
Panama Union Cemetery Association Fund – This designated fund will annually benefit the Panama Union Cemetery Association.
Billy Eskeli Scholarship Fund – Created in memory of Falconer Central School graduate, Billy Eskeli, this scholarship will be awarded annually, although the criteria is yet to be determined.