In the News

Friday, February 14, 2014

The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) has announced that nearly $210,000 in scholarships will be awarded to area students for the 2014-2015 academic year. Scholarships will be awarded to graduating seniors from school districts in Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Montour, Mifflin, Northumberland, Sullivan and Union...

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) is excited to announce Raise the Region 2014, an event to help the communities of Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, and Union Counties support local nonprofit organizations fundraising efforts. FCFP, in partnership with Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships,...

Friday, January 10, 2014

"The best way to forge a lasting bond is to build something together."

That was how Marshall Welch III welcomed grant recipients and attendees to the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania's Winter Grant Reception at the James V. Brown Library Thursday afternoon.

Welch, chair of the board of the directors, was...

Friday, December 20, 2013

The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) is pleased to announce the Ken and Pat Ackerman Designated Fund for the Thomas Beaver Free Library in Danville, PA. This designated fund will be a permanent funding source in which a portion of the fund’s investment income will be granted annually to the Library in support of...

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Looking ahead: 2014 Community Cause

Throughout the luncheon, members voted for the 2014 Community Cause, or the area of grantmaking to which funds will be given.

The areas were aging (giving a voice to aging adults so they can remain vital and independent for as long as possible); disabilities (ensuring those with disabilities to...