NCCF Awards Grant for Historic Display Case Lighting System
The 1891 Fredonia Opera House was awarded a Community Benefit Grant from the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation for a new LED lighting system for their historic display case. The Opera House’s historical display case can be viewed on the second floor of the Fredonia Village Hall. Pictured from left to right are Rick Davis, Fredonia Opera House Executive Director, Eileen Dunn, NCCF Program Coordinator and Kathy Kaus, NCCF Board Member.
Local Animal Shelters Benefit from Gopalan Fund
Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation along with Dr. and Mrs. Raja Gopalan announce the establishment of the Raja and Sandy Gopalan Fund to Benefit Lakeshore Humane Society and Northern Chautauqua Canine Rescue of Westfield. Building on their fondness and concern for animals, the Gopalan’s Designated Fund will provide needed assistance to both facilities on a yearly rotation. In February 2014, a grant check was presented to the Lakeshore Humane Society.
NCCF Social Media Webinar Series for Nonprofit
The Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation announces its Spring Social Media Webinar Series. These webinars for local nonprofit organizations are free of charge.
The series includes three webinars: April 1, Online Fundraising and e-Newsletter Best Practices; April 15, Twitter Best Practices for Nonprofits; and, May 13, You Tube and Video Content.
Letter to the Editor - Local Economic Committee Points Toward Progress
The Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation’s Local Economic Development Committee is pleased to share that in 2013 a solid foundation was laid for Northern Chautauqua’s economic development. There is promise of continued progress, driven by partnerships that have been forged between citizens, communities, and the public, private and education leaders of our region.