Robert Arnold Sundell, 84, of Jamestown, passed away at the Buffalo Hospice Center on Feb. 15, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 23, 1932, in Jamestown, to the late Arnold and Mary Sundell. He is a graduate of Jamestown … [Read more...] about Robert Arnold Sundell
Roger Tory Peterson Institute
As the sun breaks through the gray, February sky and fills the research library at Roger Tory Peterson Institute, Robert and Patricia Sundell recount the past 60 years together and how it all started with fate. During the summer of 1955, while … [Read more...] about Love Birds
By Rose S. Prinzi It is not very often that we encounter individuals whose passions and generosity touch our lives long after they have passed; however, Malcolm and Jeanette Malmstrom Nichols were such individuals. Through their personal … [Read more...] about The Nichols’ Passions, Generosity
By Rose S. Prinzi It only happens once a year. The Karl Peterson Fund/Lynn Foundation Fund applications are now available. January 31st is the deadline for funding requests through this process. The Chautauqua Region Community Foundation grants … [Read more...] about Once a Year!
By Andrea Bloodworth The Chautauqua Region Community Foundation awards grants to a large number of not-for-profit organizations. In each case, grant making is an effort to fulfill our respective missions. Community Service Funds were not established … [Read more...] about Roger Tory Peterson’s 100th Birthday
One would normally not associate Valentine’s Day with the Community Foundation. After all, the Community Foundation’s mission is to “enrich the quality of life in the Chautauqua Region,” and it is difficult to see where that ties in with this … [Read more...] about The Gift of Love