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13Nov

2017-2018 annual report is out!

By |November 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on 2017-2018 annual report is out!

1889 Foundation's annual report covering our fiscal year of 2017-2018 has been sent to many of our donors and supporters! We're pleased to make the report available digitally here. Download the report here  

29Oct

1889 Foundation supports Healthy Kids Running Series

By |October 29th, 2018|Categories: News, Stories|Comments Off on 1889 Foundation supports Healthy Kids Running Series

This fall 1889 Foundation had the privilege of sponsoring  The Healthy Kids Running Series.  The Healthy Kids Running Series was created by Jeff Long, founder and president of Pattison Sports Group, to provide kids with a positive,

22Oct

Thank you for a wonderful Chef Auction

By |October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Thank you for a wonderful Chef Auction

We are grateful to the sponsors, chefs, and everyone who helped make this year's Chef Auction such a success! We are delighted to share the gallery of photos below.

11Sep

1889 funds respite care for Alzheimer’s patients

By |September 11th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on 1889 funds respite care for Alzheimer’s patients

Recently 1889 Foundation contributed $35,000 to the Laurel Highlands Alzheimer's Association (LHAA), an organization that provides support, respite care, and other resources to families in our region dealing with Alzheimer's disease. The money will be used

23Aug

Thank you for a fantastic 1889 Classic!

By |August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Thank you for a fantastic 1889 Classic!

On Monday, July 23, the 1889 Classic took place at Sunnehanna Country Club! It was a wonderful day of golf, despite slightly grey skies, and we had a wonderful time. We are grateful to

20Aug

1889 Foundation supports Laurel Highlands Nurse Practitioners Conference; scholarship now available

By |August 20th, 2018|Categories: News|Comments Off on 1889 Foundation supports Laurel Highlands Nurse Practitioners Conference; scholarship now available

1889 Foundation recognizes that the need for nurse practitioners is growing in primary and specialty care, and supports education and training for these vital healthcare workers. Nurse practitioners are registered nurses who have earned at

2Aug

Creative Health Impact Grants announced for 2018

By |August 2nd, 2018|Categories: PRAA|Comments Off on Creative Health Impact Grants announced for 2018

The 1889 Foundation and Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance (PRAA) are pleased to announce the 2018 recipients of the Creative Health Impact Grant (CHIG) Awards. The awards were designed to provide up to $25,000 in 1889

24Jul

Thank you for a great Pet Therapy Day!

By |July 24th, 2018|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Thank you for a great Pet Therapy Day!

The 13th Annual Pet Therapy Day held at Windber Recreation Park was a huge success! The July 22 event was put on by Golden Girls Pet Therapy to help educate the public about pet therapy

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