$364,000 in Grants Distributed to Local Nonprofits

As part of our annual and first-quarter granting cycle, Centre Foundation will distribute $364,000 through 204 grants. These grants will benefit 107 nonprofits serving the local community in one of... Read More >

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

For the third 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 Foundation Funds New Arts & Innovation Center

Centre Foundation has recently announced the launch of a new arts and innovation center coming soon to downtown State College. The center, yet to be officially named, will be a... Read More >

Centre Gives 2019 Application Now Open

Centre Foundation will be hosting its eighth annual Centre Gives, a 36-hour online giving event, on May 7 and 8, 2019. Qualified nonprofits are invited to apply ahead of the... Read More >

Centre Foundation Awards More Than $57,000 in Annual Grants

Centre Foundation recently selected 29 local organizations to receive grants from this year’s field-of-interest funds, totaling more than $57,000. Each September, organizations are invited to apply for funding from these... Read More >

Centre Foundation Awards $100,000 Grant to Discovery Space

At their Annual Dinner, Centre Foundation awarded this year’s $100,000 Centre Inspires grant to Discovery Space for their proposal to develop Centre Makes. This community workshop will connect multiple generations,... Read More >

Over $61,000 Available from Field-of-Interest Grants

Centre Foundation’s annual Field-of-Interest grant application is now open, offering $61,123 in grants. “Local charitable nonprofits and governmental agencies are encouraged to apply for funding from any of the 15... Read More >

Centre PACT Alumna Shares Her Experience

Centre PACT (Philanthropic Actions Created by Teens) is a program which unites high school students from all over Centre County, bringing them together to raise money for local nonprofits. Philanthropy,... Read More >