Westfield Fund Recognizes Donations and Grants | News, Sports, Jobs
At a recent meeting, members of the Westfield Fund approved two grants and recognized a generous donation.
The Centaur Stride Therapeutic Riding Center received a grant for the maintenance and development of the trails. The Lake Shore Center For the Arts will receive a grant for the development of its website. Grant applications must be submitted by April 1 of each year and are available at nccfoundation.org/westfield-fund, by contacting a committee member or by calling 716-366-4892. The Westfield Fund Grants Committee includes Cristie Herbst, Pete Holt, Rick Mascaro, Jean McCausland, Sue Poster, Nancy Walker and Dan Willow.
At the same meeting, the Advisory Committee also recognized a generous donation of $ 2,308 from the Municipal Electric Utilities Association of New York. The advisory board includes Martha Bills, Bob Dyment, John Hemmer, Marilyn Hemmer, Herbst, Al Holbrook, Deanne Manzella, Mascaro, Poster, Vinny Sanzo, Joel Seachrist, Mike VandeVelde and Rachel Willow.
The Westfield Fund is a community fund advised by donors to the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation. Their mission to improve the quality of life for Westfield residents is fulfilled by providing grants to charitable projects and organizations serving the community. Grants are made possible through contributions from individuals, families and businesses.
Since its incorporation in 1986, the NCCF has invested more than $ 17 million in northern Chautauqua County through strategic grants, targeted scholarships, and leadership and community collaborations. The NCCF is a tax-exempt charity that is inherently committed to improving the community of northern Chautauqua and encouraging local philanthropy. As a nationally accredited community foundation, the NCCF has proven its compliance with national standards for U.S. community foundations, demonstrating integrity, fairness, accountability, transparency and effectiveness in meeting the needs of their community. community. For more information on the NCCF, visit www.nccfoundation.org or call 366-4892.