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  • January 05, 2017

    Cycle 4 Grants Announced

    To fulfill the mission of The Erie Community Foundation, each quarter the board reviews grant applications and distributes unrestricted dollars to meet the nonprofits’ needs. Erie County’s two largest grantmakers, The Erie Community Foundation and the Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority, assemble the resources needed to more effectively address priority projects within our community. The collaboration between the two organizations improves the quality of life for citizens of Erie County.  The following is a list of most recent grants.

  • October 26, 2016

    Cycle 3 Grants Announced

    To fulfill the mission of The Erie Community Foundation, each quarter the board reviews grant applications and distributes unrestricted dollars to meet the nonprofits’ needs. Erie County’s two largest grantmakers, The Erie Community Foundation and the Erie County Gaming Revenue Authority, assemble the resources needed to more effectively address priority projects within our community. The collaboration between the two organizations improves the quality of life for citizens of Erie County.  The following is a list of most recent grants.

  • October 12, 2016

    Collaborators Invest $10 Million to address Four Growth-Critical Issues: Education, Youth, Neighborhoods and Innovation

    Investments mark the largest grants and collaboration in Foundation history

  • July 13, 2016

    Cycle 2 Helping Today Grants Announced

    To fulfill the mission of The Erie Community Foundation, each quarter the board reviews grant applications and distributes unrestricted dollars to meet the nonprofits’ needs. The following is a list of most recent grants.

  • July 11, 2016

    Foundation and United Way Collaborate

  • June 27, 2016

    The Erie Community Foundation Celebrates Over 80 Years of Giving

  • April 20, 2016

    2016 Cycle 1 Helping Today Grants Announced

    To fulfill the mission of The Erie Community Foundation, each quarter the board reviews grant applications and distributes unrestricted dollars to meet the nonprofits’ needs. The following is a list of most recent grants.

  • April 18, 2016

    Charity Navigator Gives ECF 4 out of 4 Stars

  • April 04, 2016

    The Nonprofit Partnership Announces New Executive Director

  • January 13, 2016

    The Erie Community Foundation Welcomes New Board Trustee

    The Erie Community Foundation is proud to announce the appointment of Deborah W. Murphy,CFP®, Senior Vice President-Wealth Management with UBS Financial Services, Inc., and the senior partner of The Murphy Advisory Group, to its board of trustees.