The Silver Creek-Irving Heritage Fund

The Silver Creek-Irving Heritage Fund (SCIHF) provides funding to new community initiatives, leadership development and charitable programs that address the most pressing issues within the Silver Creek and Irving community.  Their slogan is “Remembering Our Past – Securing Our Future”.

All charitable organizations that serve the Silver Creek and Irving communities are eligible to apply for a grant. Applications are available at the Village of Silver Creek and Town of Hanover offices, Anderson-Lee Library and from any committee member. The application is also accessible on this site (see link below).  The deadline for application submission is September 20, 2019.  Applications are to be submitted to the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation, SCIHF at 212 Lake Shore Drive W., Dunkirk, NY 14048.

Past recipients of grants from the SCIHF include Anderson Lee Library, Silver Creek Senior Citizens, Silver Creek Hanover Garden Club and St. Columban’s on the Lake. 

SCIHF committee members consist of Joe Castiglia, Alvin Crowe, Maureen Morabito, Jerry Rocque, Donna Roof, Kathy Tampio, and Vince Tampio.

The SCIHF is a community donor advised fund of the Northern Chautauqua Community Foundation.  For additional information, or to make a gift to the fund, contact a committee member or the NCCF at 716-366-4892 or 

Silver Creek-Irving Heritage Fund Brochure