1889 Foundation's Annual Report, covering our fiscal year of July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017, has been mailed and sent to our supporters and friends! The report provides lists of contributors along with articles
On Sept. 27, a joint press conference was held to announce a $250,000 grant to the Johnstown Police Department to modernize and expand equipment. 1889 Foundation provided $150,000 of the total, while Lee Initiatives and
2017-09-21T10:51:01+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Events, News|Comments Off on Pet Therapy Day is a big success — and new pet therapists sought!
The 12th Annual Pet Therapy Day was held at Windber Recreation Park on July 23, and raised more than $6,000 for 11 animal non-profit organizations (Habitat for Hounds, Humane Societies of Cambria and Somerset
2017-09-14T14:22:03+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Categories: News|Comments Off on Conemaugh School of Nursing Alumni Association establishes new fund in memory of Dana Petrunak
This year, the Conemaugh School of Nursing Alumni Association established the Dana Petrunak Conemaugh School of Nursing Alumni Association Fund at 1889 Foundation. The fund honors the memory of Dana Petrunak, a past president of
2017-09-14T14:14:08+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Thank you for a wonderful 1889 Classic!
The 1889 Classic golf scramble fundraiser took place on July 31, and was a huge success with more than $37,000 raised! The weather cooperated beautifully, and we had a wonderful day at Sunnehanna Country Club.1889
2017-09-14T14:22:33+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Categories: News, PRAA|Comments Off on Creative Impact Award recipients announced
The Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance (PRAA) and 1889 Foundation are pleased to announce the Creative Health Impact Grant Award recipients for the 2017-2018 funding year. They are: Bottle Works Ethic Arts Center: Mindful Arts Initiative.
2017-09-14T14:23:00+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Stories|Comments Off on E.MAP and 1889 Foundation award scholarships
E.MAP (the Employers Medical Access Partnership) and 1889 Foundation have awarded scholarships for 2017! E.MAP, which is a membership-based organization serving employers in five counties, has funded these scholarships since 2009 — including this year's