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9Sep

Creative Health Impact Grant award recipients announced

By |September 9th, 2019|Categories: PRAA|Comments Off on Creative Health Impact Grant award recipients announced

The 1889 Foundation and Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance (PRAA) are pleased to announce the 2019-2020 recipients of the Creative Health Impact Grant (CHIG) Awards. This year the awards provide over $40,000 in 1889 Foundation funds

22Aug

Thanks for a great Pet Therapy Day!

By |August 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Thanks for a great Pet Therapy Day!

The 14th Annual Pet Therapy Day took place on July 28 at Windber Recreational Park, and a great time was had by all! This family-friendly day was hosted by Golden Girls Pet Therapy, and

22Jul

1889 Classic rescheduled for Mon., Aug. 12

By |July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events|Comments Off on 1889 Classic rescheduled for Mon., Aug. 12

The 1889 Classic Golf Outing, which was originally scheduled for July 22, will now take place on Mon., Aug. 12, due to inclement weather. We regret having to reschedule, but unfortunately a significant threat of

1Jul

1889 funds blight alleviation project in Johnstown’s West End

By |July 1st, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on 1889 funds blight alleviation project in Johnstown’s West End

1889 Foundation is a major funder of a blight alleviation project in Johnstown's West End that was announced at a June 20 press conference above (pictured above: Melissa Komar, left, Johnstown Redevelopment Authority executive director,

21May

1889 Foundation supports Communities in Schools at Greater Johnstown School District

By |May 21st, 2019|Categories: News, Stories|Comments Off on 1889 Foundation supports Communities in Schools at Greater Johnstown School District

Today 1889 Foundation announced a grant of $200,000 has been awarded to the Greater Johnstown School District (GJSD) to fund an expanded partnership with Communities in Schools, the nation's largest provider of technical assistance for

14May

Scholarships awarded from Marjorie Farabaugh Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Fund

By |May 14th, 2019|Categories: Stories|Comments Off on Scholarships awarded from Marjorie Farabaugh Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Fund

1889 Foundation is proud of the 2019 recipients of the Marjorie Farabaugh Nurse Practitioner Scholarships! The scholarship fund is named for Marjorie Farabaugh, the region's first family nurse practitioner. A Carrolltown native who spent much

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