Press Archives

Below is an archive of past achievements and works in which the Foundation was involved.

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Women Who Care Donor Advisor Winners

February 9, 2012
The Women Who Care Steering Committee ran a Donor Advisor for a Day “membership drive” for the 2012 membership year

Foundation Extends Medical and Law Scholarship Deadlines

April 4, 2012
The Elk County Community Foundation (ECCF) is extending the deadline to April 6th, 2012 for four of their scholarships: The Dr. Sandra Calkins Kowalski Nursing Scholarship, the Michelle A. Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship, the Joseph A. Williams Medical Scholarship and the Greiner/Roof Law Scholarship.

2012 Women Who Care Second Annual Spring Rummage Sale

April 4, 2012
Members of the Women Who Care, a project of the Elk County Community Foundation have begun work on the group's second annual Spring Rummage Sale planned for Thursday and Friday April 26th and 27th.

The Stackpole Family Fund presented Grant to United Way

May 10, 2012
Recently, Dauer Stackpole and Paula Fritz Eddy from the Elk County Community Foundation (ECCF) met with board members of the United Way (UW) to present a check towards their 2011 goal. This grant will help bridge the gap that St. Marys Area United Way experienced last year.

SGL Carbon, LLC Support Local Students with Scholarships

June 8, 2012
Recently, Plant Manager, Tom Detsch, standing on left, and Kathy Nero, standing on right, from SGL Carbon met with student who were selected to be awarded $500 each in the form of a scholarship from SGL Carbon, LLC.

Michelle A. Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship

June 8, 2012
The Michelle A. Campbell Memorial Nursing Scholarship Fund, administered by the Elk County Community Foundation, awarded $1050 to Adrienne Polaski.

GrafTech USA LLC Scholarship

June 28, 2012
The Graf Tech USA LLC Scholarship, administered by the Elk County Community Foundation, awarded $20,000 over 4 years to Jessica Franco.

Grant Applications are now available

June 28, 2012
The Elk County Community Foundation (ECCF), an affiliate of the Community Foundation of North Central Pennsylvania, announces their annual granting cycle applications are now available to area nonprofit organizations.

2012 Scholarships Winners

June 29, 2012
The Elk County Community Foundation awarded a total of 87 scholarships to local students this year totaling over $100,600 in scholarship funds.

Foundation Moves to New Location

September 25, 2012
The Elk County Community Foundation (ECCF) and St. Marys Area Economic Development Corp. (EDC) will now make their headquarters inside the center.

Farmers National Bank Presents Check to Community Foundation

September 25, 2012
Recently Famers National Bank presented a $3,500 check to the Elk County Community Foundation.

Meeting with NCPRPDC and ECCF.

November 5, 2012
North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission officials discussed rural community development philanthropy with Paula Fritz Eddy, the executive director of the Elk County Community Foundation [ECCF].

2012 Women Who Care Support Local Organizations

November 30, 2012
Women Who care disburses their 2012 grant checks to four deserving organizations