CRCF gives priority to organizations and/or projects that:

  • Benefit the residents of the Cattaraugus County (NY) region and nearby communities served by specific funds managed by the Foundation including those in Allegany County (NY) and McKean County (PA).
  • Provide vital community services
  • Build the capacity of the applying organization

Grants awards from the Community Fund are generally in the range of $100 to $2,000.