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Cheat Lake Area Community Fund

Cheat Lake, WV – The Board of Directors of the Cheat Lake Rotary Club is pleased to announce completion of the required funding of an endowment fund to permanently benefit the Cheat Lake area community.  “The Cheat Lake Area Community Fund” was established with Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc. (YCF), in Read More

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YCF Accepting Scholarship Applications

Morgantown, WV – YCF is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2018-19 academic year.  YCF oversees 36 diverse scholarship funds primarily to benefit students in north central West Virginia.  Scholarship applications are due March 25, 2018 and recipients are announced in May. Four scholarships are available for the first time in 2018.  These include the Read More

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YCF Awards $60,000 in Grants to Nine Local Nonprofit Organizations

Morgantown, WV – Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc. (YCF) announces the distribution of nine grants totaling over $60,000 to local nonprofits through the YCF Community Grant Program. Awards range from $1,500 to $20,000 and support many community oriented programs, events, and activities in the region that YCF serves. The nonprofit organizations Read More

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Women’s Giving Circle Provides Grants to Six Local Nonprofit Organizations

Morgantown, WV – The Women’s Giving Circle of North Central West Virginia (WGC), a component fund of Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc. (YCF), proudly announces its third annual community grants to support women and girls in North Central WV. Awards were presented to six local organizations; Adventurous Girls, a program of Read More

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Arts Mon and YCF collaborate to Launch Community Arts Grants for Local Organizations

Morgantown, WV: In an effort to increase funding for area arts organizations, and ensure a variety of arts programs are available in our community, Arts Mon and Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc. (YCF) have joined together to present the Community Arts Grant. The collaborative grant program includes funding support from the Read More

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YCF Participates in National Effort to Highlight Local Impact of Philanthropy

RECOGNIZING THE IMPACT OF COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS NOVEMBER 12–18, 2017 YCF Participates in National Effort to Highlight Local Impact of Philanthropy North Central West Virginia ─ During the week of November 12-18, 2017, Your Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia (YCF) will join more than 780 community foundations across America celebrating Community Foundation Week.  For Read More

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Job Squad, Inc. establishes endowed scholarship for individuals with disabilities

YCF Announces Job Squad, Inc. Donation The Brenda B. Hellwig Vocational Development Scholarship BRIDGEPORT – Job Squad, Inc. has established an endowed scholarship for individuals with disabilities in honor of their former Executive Director to be known as The Brenda B. Hellwig Vocational Development Scholarship. Formed in 1994, Job Squad, Inc. is a private, nonprofit Read More

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Sgt. Chris Dalton Scholarship Memorial Golf Tournament

The 3rd annual Sgt. Chris Dalton Scholarship Memorial Golf Tournament will take place on July 8th at the Mountaineer Golf Course. Funds raised from the tournament will be contributed the Sgt. Christopher Dalton Memorial Scholarship Fund held at YCF. The scholarship provides funding for graduating students from Morgantown High School.

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Terra Alta Presbyterian Church Donates $120,000 to YCF for Preston County Residents

Over the past few years, the Terra Alta Presbyterian Church’s congregation had been decreasing. The church’s parishioners made the difficult decision to close their church. It was the desire of the parishioners to give their remaining assets back to the community and keep with the spirit of their church. Parishioner Tim Parrack contacted Your Community Read More

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Women’s Giving Circle Spring Event

Join the members of the Women’s Giving Circle (WGC) for their Annual Spring Event on Thursday! You’ll learn about WGC, the mission, their 2016 grantees, and how they are impacting women and girls in the NCWV community. The event will take place at 6:00pm at The Clubhouse Grill in the Pines Banquet Rooms. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will Read More

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