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Brunelle receives first-ever Greenawalt Scholarship, Cornell tuition

August Brainard-Brunelle of Olean High School received the first-ever Russell F. Greenawalt and Elizabeth Page Scholarship to attend Cornell University. Established as part of the Olean City School District Scholarship Fund, now managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, through the estate of Russell F. Greenawalt, this scholarship is intended to provide a last-dollar award […]

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Two Ellicottville graduates receive CRCF scholarships

Two recent graduates received scholarships for Ellicottville Central School students from funds managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation. Lisa Krotz received the Kristen Hintz Memorial Scholarship Award for $1,000. This scholarship, which came under Foundation management in 2017, is named in memory of Kristen Nicole Hintz, who was a senior at Ellicottville Central School […]

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Three OHS grads receive CRCF scholarships

Three Olean High School graduates recently received scholarships managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation. Mia Rogers received the Ben & Rose Schwabenbauer Educational Scholarship. The scholarship provides three annual scholarships of $1,000 each for graduating seniors from Otto-Eldred High School (PA), Bradford Area High School (PA), Olean High School or Portville Central School who […]

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Five Franklinville graduates receive CRCF scholarships

Five Ten Broeck Academy/Franklinville Central School District students received Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation-managed scholarships this year, including from three scholarship funds that the Franklinville school district moved under the Foundation’s management in 2017. Samuel Erickson and Sabrina Skinner each received the Walter F. and Julia A. Dziekonski Scholarship for $2,500. A scholarship of the Ten […]

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Allegany-Limestone students receive CRCF scholarships

  Six Allegany-Limestone Central School students recently received scholarships managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, totaling $14,600. Michelle Wohlers received the Joseph and Cecily Higgins Scholarship. The scholarship, established by Joseph and Cecily Higgins, is for an Allegany-Limestone Central School or Archbishop Walsh Academy senior who intends to pursue a STEM (science, technology, engineering […]

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Michael Hill to give keynote address at 2018 Nonprofit Networking Day

Michael Hill, president of the Chautauqua Institution, will deliver the keynote address at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation’s eighth annual Nonprofit Networking Day on Oct. 17. “It takes a truly special kind of leadership to continue marching a 100+ year-old nonprofit so steeped in tradition into the future,” said CRCF Executive Director Karen Niemic Buchheit. […]

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Cattaraugus-Little Valley students receive community foundation scholarships

Five students from Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School recently received scholarships managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation for a total of  $5,650. Abby and Bailey Gostomski each received the May C. Carroll Scholarship. The May C. Carroll Scholarship, $1,450 each this year, is given to a graduating senior who is a resident of Cattaraugus. Recipients […]

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Area students receive Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship

Three area graduates recently received the Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship, a renewable scholarship managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation. Andrea Certo, Mac Gleason and Nick Mascioni all received the Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship. The Jonathan Teuscher Scholarship, established by Steve and Donna Teuscher in memory of their son, Jonathan, is given to one student each from […]

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Seven area graduates receive Spring scholarship

Seven area graduates recently received the Gregory D. Spring Perseverance Scholarship managed by the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation. Jesse Both and Anthony Rivera, both of Olean High School; Morgan Davis, Hallie Domes and Nick Mascioni, all from Allegany-Limestone Central School; and Portville Central School’s Stone Lisek and Korah Witherell each received the Gregory D. Spring […]

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Olean High students receive CRCF memorial scholarships

Six Olean High School graduates recently received Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation-managed scholarships established in memory of former local residents. Zachary Parr and Julia Rakus received the Tyler Bihler Memorial Scholarship. The Tyler Bihler Memorial Scholarship, $1,000, is given to one male and one female Olean High School student who have maintained a grade percentage over […]

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