On Wednesday, September 7, YCF concluded its Opportunity Day Campaign with the celebration of Opportunity Day. The event took place at the Blaney house and was hosted by WVU President E. Gordon Gee. During a two week period, from July 15-July 31, 11 nonprofit organizations from Marion, Monongalia, and Preston counties solicited donations for their endowed funds Read More
Today, July 15th, YCF kicks off Opportunity Day with a two week fundraising campaign! Twelve non-profits from across our region have a chance to receive up to $10,000 in matching grants for donations made to their endowed funds from July 15-July 31. If any of the following agencies support a cause that speaks to you, make Read More
Today we welcome a new President to our team! Patty Showers Ryan comes to us from WVU and the WVU Foundation. She has worked with WVU for the past 14 years as the Director of Development for the College of Education and Human Services, Schools of Pharmacy and Dentistry. We’re excited to have her and Read More
“The Protecting Americans From Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH) provides long-awaited certainty for taxpayers that make charitable contributions from IRAs. PATH was enacted on December 18, 2015. It made permanent the IRA charitable rollover provision that allows taxpayers to exclude up to $100,000 from gross income for “qualified charitable contributions” from an IRA and Read More
The Women’s Giving Circle of North Central WV presented a grant check to Libera, inc. With this grant money, Libera plans to make women in abusive situations aware of the resources and agencies available to them to help them face both physical and emotional barriers. Women’s Giving Circle of North Central WV presented a grant Read More
The Women’s Giving Circle of North Central WV presented a grant check to the Monongalia County Child Advocacy Center. The grant money will go toward providing multiple 2-hour, evidence-informed training to women and girls in Monongalia County. This training will teach women how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse, and provide Read More
Christian Help, Inc. received a grant check from the Women’s Giving Circle of North Central WV. The money will go toward increasing the number of clients served through the women’s clothes closet and the Jobs for Life Program for the coming year. Christian Help, Inc.received a grant check from the Women’s Giving Circle of Read More
The Women’s Giving Circle of North Central WV presented a grant check to Milan Puskar Health Right. The Women’s Giving Circle of North Central WV presented a grant check to Milan Puskar Health Right. The grant money will go toward a program to increase the number of women who will receive support, education and electric Read More
Thirty-six students are attending college this fall on scholarships provided through the generosity of Jean and Laurence S. DeLynn.
The DeLynn Scholarship, managed by Your Community Foundation (YCF), provides a renewable $5,000 per year grant to high school graduates who are children or grandchildren of current or retired full-time employees of Mylan Pharmaceuticals, living or working in the greater Morgantown area.