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Students Issue $6,000 in Grants to Local Organizations Addressing COVID-19 Crisis

Twenty-nine Centre County high school students awarded $6,000 to five local nonprofits at the conclusion of their year-long participation in Centre PACT (Philanthropic Actions Created by Teens), a program facilitated... Read More >

Centre Gives Breaks Record with $2,179,143 in Total Community Impact

For the ninth consecutive year, the Centre County community has broken a Centre Gives record by raising $2,179,143 via 17,078 total gifts in 36 hours. “We are astounded by the complete outpouring... Read More >

$100,000 in COVID-19 Response Funding Now Available for Centre County Nonprofits

Centre Foundation Releases the Granting Schedule for its $375,000 COVID-19 ACTION Fund State College, PA — Centre Foundation has launched its COVID-19 response grant program to assist nonprofits in Centre... Read More >

Centre Foundation Commits Over $500,000 of Support to Nonprofits Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Centre Foundation is Opening a Nonprofit Assistance Fund and Enhancing the Centre Gives Program to Better Support Nonprofits Amid the Global Pandemic. CENTRE COUNTY, PA — Centre Foundation is boosting... Read More >

$419,000 in Grants Distributed to Local Nonprofits

As part of our annual and first-quarter granting cycle, Centre Foundation has distributed more than $419,000 through 236 grants. These grants will benefit 120 nonprofits serving the community. Over the course... Read More >

Information and Resources Regarding Centre Foundation’s Response to COVID-19

Our Response: UPDATED (10/5/2020) – $158,500 in COVID-19 Response Funding Granted Through Phase II of Centre Foundation’s COVID-19 ACTION Fund Press Release: https://centre-foundation.org/news/158500-in-covid-19-response-funding-granted-through-phase-ii-of-centre-foundations-covid-19-action-fund/ UPDATED (9/14/2020) – Centre Foundation Partners with... Read More >

Hamer Foundation Doubles Centre Gives Stretch Pool to $200,000

For the fourth consecutive year, the Hamer Foundation has graciously donated $100,000 to the Centre Gives stretch pool. This gift doubles the available pool to a total of $200,000. Since... Read More >

Centre Gives 2020 Application Now Open

Centre Foundation will be hosting the ninth annual Centre Gives, a 36-hour online giving event for Centre County nonprofits, on May 12 and 13, 2020. Qualified nonprofit organizations are invited... Read More >