Category: News

York County Community Foundation Announces New Vice President of Development

York, PA — York County Community Foundation (YCCF) is proud to announce that a proven nonprofit leader will be joining its staff as Vice President of Development to help York County citizens turn their passions into lasting legacies for our community. Mary Kay Bernosky, Esq. will join the YCCF team on January 6, 2020, after…


YCCF Seeks Gift Planning Officer

The Organization: MISSION: To create a vibrant York County by engaging donors, providing community leadership, investing in high-impact initiatives while building endowment for future generations.  York County Community Foundation (YCCF) is one of the fastest- growing community foundations in Pennsylvania, playing a central role in creating a vibrant York County. It achieves its mission by…


Grants Improve How People Experience Aging in York County

York, PA — York County Community Foundation’s (YCCF) Hahn Home Fund for Embracing Aging works to improve the way people experience aging in York County by awarding grants to programs that enhance the quality of life for people age 50 and older. Nine grants were recently awarded for programs ranging from health to the arts…


York County Community Foundation Honors Professional Advisors

York, PA — To celebrate their contributions to creating a vibrant York County, York County Community Foundation (YCCF) inducted Leon Butler and Donald (Don) Dellinger, Jr. into its Professional Advisor Recognition Society at an event on Thursday, October 3 at the Heritage Hills Resort. Induction into the Professional Advisor Recognition Society allows the Community Foundation…


IMPACT 20: July 2019 – Ending Hunger in York County

We know that it can be hard to stay updated on the many high-impact initiatives happening in our community. As engaged Yorkers, you want to know. YCCF will bring the updates to you in a short 20 minutes each quarter as you watch live from the comfort of your home, office or the neighborhood coffee shop! We’ll…


York County Community Foundation Awards $102,000 in Grants for Education, Workforce Development and Downtown and Neighborhood Revitalization

York, PA — Twelve programs designed to improve the quality of life in York County are the newest recipients of grants from the York County Community Foundation’s (YCCF) Fund for York County, Beautiful York Program Fund, and Children’s Program Fund. “These twelve grants represent the legacies of community members who wanted to make York County…


New Grants Program Associate Joins York County Community Foundation

Roth J. Preap has joined the York County Community Foundation (YCCF), one of the fastest-growing community foundations in Pennsylvania, as grants program associate. As a member of the Community Investment Department, Roth supports the Foundation’s unrestricted grant making, as well as compiling and analyzing data to help maximize and promote community impact. “As a life-long…


YCCF Names Three New Members to Board of Directors

York County Community Foundation (YCCF) has added three new community members to the board of directors to continue the organization’s commitment to connecting with a broader audience to strategically think about our growth and impact on the future of York County. At a board meeting prior to the organization’s 2019 Annual Meeting on May 16,…


Memorial Health Fund Awards $1 Million Grant for New UPMC Pinnacle Memorial Hospital

April 1, 2019 (York, Pa.) – The board of the Memorial Health Fund (MHF) has awarded a $1 million grant for the inclusion of green spaces on the grounds of the new UPMC Pinnacle Memorial Hospital. The importance of green spaces to promote healing and mental health aligns with MHF’s focus on transforming the ways…


York County Community Foundation’s WellSpan EMS Fund Awards $33,000 Grant for EMS Provider Merger

York, PA — In an ongoing effort to create a uniform EMS system that provides high-quality service to all areas of York County, the York County Community Foundation’s (YCCF) WellSpan EMS Fund has awarded a grant of $33,000 to three local nonprofit EMS providers to create efficiencies and optimize service delivery. The three organizations in…