We invite you to read about our funds and explore the many opportunities for supporting YCF through donation or purchase of merchandise. Each of our funds are qualified 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization eligible to receive IRS-qualified gifts. In addition, we adhere to a strict privacy policy that means your information will not be shared, sold, or otherwise distributed.

All donations are submitted via Paypal. You may enter a name of a specific fund during the checkout process.

Our Funds

Animal Welfare

Group of funds devoted to animal concerns in the greater Morgantown community.

  • Animal Friends of North Central WV Fund
  • Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Arts and Culture

Supports local arts organizations and programming.

Community Development and Support

Support initiatives promoting all aspects of community growth, improvement, and support.


Health & Social Services

Scholarship Funds

Scholarship funds provide educational support for students that meet the criteria for eligibility and selection.

Some scholarship funds listed below are not fully funded and no grants are available at this time. For a description of those scholarships that do make annual grants and a Scholarship Application Form, click HERE.

(Alphabetical by last name)

Sports & Recreation

Youth, Amateur high school and collegiate programs and community outdoor activities are supported by these funds

  • Elizabeth Lake Shuman Endowment Fund for Camp Mountaineer
  • BOPARC Fund
  • Dreamswork Fund
  • Friends of Track and Field (FOTAF)
  • Morgantown Baseball Association
  • Morgantown High School Athletic Fund
  • Preston High School Sports Complex Fund
  • UHS Boys and Girls Cross Country
  • WVRET/WVU Rifle Team Endowment

Unrestricted Funds

Serving the charitable needs of the North Central West Virginia region in areas of health, education, human services, civic life, the arts and recreation.

  • Andrew and Cynthia Heiskell Family Fund
  • Hu S. Vandervort Memorial Fund
  • Norman and Linda Suttle Fund
  • Ralph W. Ryan Fund
  • YCF Unrestricted Fund

Donate to YCF

Make a donation to the continued operation of YCF

  • Operating Reserve Fund
  • Founder’s Fund