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Giving Circle Members Grant $23,000 to Local Nonprofits

State College, PA – Oct. 20, 2022 – Members of Centre Foundation’s Giving Circle awarded grants to local nonprofits at their annual reception on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at Axemann Brewery. Centre Volunteers in Medicine, Out of the Cold: Centre County, and State College Food Bank, were finalists for the grants...
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Centre PACT Students Award Over $3,000 in Grants to Local Nonprofits

State College, PA – May 25, 2022 – Fourteen Centre County high school students awarded $3,416 to four local nonprofits as they concluded their participation in Centre PACT (Philanthropic Actions... Read More >

Centre Gives Raises $2,180,591 for Local Nonprofits

State College, PA – May 12, 2022 – For the eleventh consecutive year, the Centre County community came together to raise funds benefiting local nonprofits through Centre Gives. This year,... Read More >

Centre Foundation to Celebrate Final Four Hours of Centre Gives Downtown

State College, PA – April 20, 2022 – Centre Foundation is hosting the eleventh annual Centre Gives, its 36-hour online fundraiser for Centre County nonprofits, on May 10 and 11,... Read More >

Mimi Barash Coppersmith Women in Leadership Award Recipient Announced

Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia selected as 2022 recipient of the Mimi Barash Coppersmith Women in Leadership Award   State College, PA – March 12, 2022 – During Women’s History Month, Centre... Read More >

Centre Gives 2022 Application Now Open

Centre Foundation will host the eleventh annual Centre Gives, a 36-hour online giving event for Centre County nonprofits, on May 10 and 11, 2022.  Qualified nonprofit organizations are invited to apply... Read More >

Centre Foundation Awards More Than $75,000 in Annual Grants

State College, PA – Dec. 21, 2021 – Centre Foundation recently selected 25 local organizations to receive grants from this year’s Field-of-Interest funds, totaling more than $75,000.   Each September, organizations are encouraged to apply for... Read More >

Centre Foundation Releases 2021 Impact Magazine: “Celebrating 40 Years”

Celebrate 40 years of philanthropy, community support, and positive change with the latest edition of Centre Foundation’s Impact Magazine, “Celebrating 40 Years.” In this magazine, you’ll read about the journey... Read More >

Centre Foundation Celebrates 40 Years with $1 Million Match

40 for 40 Campaign launches to open 40 new funds to celebrate 40 years State College, PA – Nov. 18, 2021 – 40 years, 40 funds, and $1 million match... Read More >